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STEVE JOBS

-Founder of Apple Inc.


EARLY CHILDHOOD
Born February 24,1955 in San Francisco, CA to
Joanne Carole Schieble and Abdulfattah John
Jandali
Adopted at birth by Paul and Clara Jobs to live in
Santa Clara, California
Named- Steven Paul Jobs.
Grew up in the Silicon Valley.


EDUCATION
Graduated high school in Cupertino, California
Attended Hewlett-Packard lectures after school.
Worked with Steve Wozniak in summer.
Attended Reed College after high school.
Dropped out after one semester.
Continued auditing courses in
classes he liked.
Did part-time job at Atari to finance
trip to India for studying Eastern
Culture & Religion.

START OF APPLE
Raised capital to form Apple company.
On April 1, 1976, Apple Computer Co. was
formed
Their first PC - The Apple I, sold for $666.66
The Apple II, released next year, was huge
success.
In May of 1980, released Apple III.
Created PC-Lisa with GUI.
From 1977 to 1983, Apple continued
to grow exponentially.
Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak
THE APPLE SERIES
Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak released the
Apple I to start the PC revolution.
The Apple Series includes: I, II, III & Lisa.


Apple I
Apple II
Lisa
Apple III
THE TAKE OFF
In 1981, IBM entered PC market & in 2 years
began to outsell Apple.
Apples sales and shine began to wear off
Jobs needed a new computer that could
compete with IBM PC
January 24, 1984 Jobs introduced Macintosh
with:
GUI
128K of expandable memory
Pointing device: mouse


Macintosh
FROM APPLE TO NEXT
In 1985, Jobs helped Bill Gates with Macintosh to
create Windows, which could run on IBM PCs.
CEO John Sculley forced Jobs
to leave.
Jobs then founded NeXT.
Created NeXT Cube PC which
didnt sell due to:
Overpricing
Missing software.
Changed focus from hardware to software.

Pixar- An animation Studio bought by Steve in 1986.
Three films contract from Disney.
Created first computer animated film.
Toy story was an instant hit in 1995
Sold to Disney for stock
worth about $7.4 billion


Steve Jobs with Disneys CEO
Robert Iger

STEVE JOBS RETURNS
Apple simultaneously did very poorly in the early
& mid 90s due to:
Poor leadership
Stagnating computer design.
In 1996, Apple bought NeXT & with it came
Steve Jobs.
In 2000, Jobs became CEO of Apple
Created iMac 1
st
PC marketed for its looks

MACINTOSH PROJECT
Original Mac 1984
iMac
RETURN TO PROFITABILITY &
INNOVATION
Jobs continued innovating with
projects like:
iPod
iTunes
Music Store
High end computers
Under Jobs watch, Apple grew
fueled by his imagination &
quest for perfection
iPOD & iTUNES
Name changed from
Apple Computer
Inc. to Apple Inc.
iPods sold since year
2001 250 mn.
iPHONE
Phones were broken in Jobs eyes until the
iPhone.
The iPhone enhanced the phone industry.
It is very technologically advanced.
iPAD
Breakthrough technology
Combination of
Computer
Telephone
Internet
Entertainment
Touchscreen
Lightweight
HONOURS
National Medal of Technology from President Ronald
Reagan in 1985 with Steve Wozniak (the first people
to ever receive the honor).
Jefferson Award for Public Service in the category
"Greatest Public Service by an Individual 35 Years or
Under" in 1987.
Stanford Commencement Speaker in 2005
Named the most powerful person in business by
Fortune Magazine on November 27, 2007.
Inducted into the California Hall of Fame by
California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger on
December 5, 2007.

ACCORDING TO OTHERS
Never a powerhouse in terms of
sales.
Great innovator and creative.
Small percentage of P.C market.
Positive outlook on comments.
Jobs as Genius.
Jobs as Creep.

Steve married Laurene Powell
on March 18, 1991.
Had 3 children Reed, Erin &
Eve Jobs.
In 2004, Jobs announced to have tumor in his
pancreas.
On July 31 - had surgery to remove the tumor.
In 2009 Jobs went on 6 months leavefor liver
transplant.
PERSONAL LIFE
RECENT UPDATES
Apple has total of 284 retail stores
Last quarter they had 50,000,000 visitors.
App stores 140,000 applications.
3 billion applications downloaded in 18 months
Fiscal quarter of 2010 ended with $15.6 bn of
revenue making Apple Inc. a
more than $50 bn company.
Apple is largest mobile devices
company in the world.

QUOTE
We started out to get
a computer in the
hands of everyday
people, and we
succeeded beyond
our wildest
dreams.
- Steve Jobs
CONCLUSION
Steve Jobs - extraordinary man by standards.
Left mark in 4 industries:
PC
Music
Phone
Animation
Changed million of lives by making technology
easy to use.
You know what the BEST part is?
HEs NOT DONE YET!!!
THANK
YOU!!!
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