Apple Co-Founder Steve Jobs Life Story:
Steve Jobs was born on Feb 4, 1955. He was an American business man, Investor, industrial designer and best Entrepreneur and is also known as the co-founder, Chairman and CEO (Chief Executive Officer) of Apple Inc. Apple is an American multinational technology electronics computer software and online services providing company. Steve Jobs was born in San Francisco and adopted at birth. Steve Jobs was enrolled in Reed College in Pore land after graduating from high school.
But he left Reed because it was an expensive college and Job’s parents couldn’t afford it. Jobs designed his own first video game (Pong) in 1973. Pong is one of the earliest arcade video game and the very first sport arcade video game.
Steve Jobs travel India in 1974 to visit Neem Karoli Baba with his friend. After seven months, Jobs left and returned to USA. He renewed his friendship with Wozniak, who had been trying to build a small computer. While Jobs was always an Intelligent and innovative thinker. They started to work together and after a lot of efforts they introduced the Apple. First year sales topped $3 million and 2 year after sales ballooned to $200 million.
Steve Jobs Biography:
Apple had to compete with an IBM (International Business Machine) PC dominated business world. In 1985 Jobs confronted Apple Employees and his plan was leaked and he said that he would leave Apple Inc. After some months on Sept 17, 1985 Jobs submitted a letter of resignation to the Apple board that was really bad news for all over the company.
After resignation Steve Jobs founded Next Inc. Five more senior apple employees joined Jobs in his new venture next and they resigned Apple. Next was an American computer and software company based in Redwood City California founded in 1985. Jobs purchased an animation company from George Lucas which later became Pixar Animation Studios.
In 1989, Jobs met Laurence Powell who is the first wife of Steve Jobs. When he was at Stanford graduate school they met each other. Powell was an MBA student they married on March 18, 1991. And live together in Palo Alto, California with their three children (Lisa Brennan-Jobs), (Erin Siena Jobs), (Reed Jobs). In 1996 Apple announced that it would buy Next Inc. for $427 million. The deal was finalized in Feb 1997 and Steve Jobs returned to his post as Apple CEO. Six years later Jobs was diagnosed with cancer.
On August 2011 Jobs was announced his resignation as Apple’s CEO writing to the board and after two months of resignation Steve Jobs died at Palo Alto, California home around 3 Pm. Now Tim Cock is the co-founder of Apple his salary is US $ 10.2 million (2015) .The revenue of Apple Inc. is around 215.6 billion US (2016).
Steve Jobs Quotes:
1.”Deciding what not to do is as important as deciding what to do.”
2.”Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.”
3.”I want to put a ding in the universe.”