Brief guide to resources about the history of the firm, apple computers, inc, this month in business history, april (business reference services science, technology, and business division library of congress. Apple macintosh the macintosh, or mac, is a series of several lines of personal computers, manufactured by apple inc the first macintosh was introduced on january 24, 1984, by steve jobs (see the lower photo) and it was the first commercially successful personal computer to feature two old. On january 24, 1984, apple announced the macintosh to its board of directors and to the world - and the computer world has never been the same a year earlier, apple had unveiled the $10,000 lisa, the first business computer to market with a graphical user interface (gui) and a mouse the lisa. Apple inc, formerly apple computer, inc, is a multinational corporation that creates consumer electronics, computer software, and commercial servers. Perhaps the most significant computer introduced by apple during the 1990s, the original imac all-in-one design made its debut in 1998 alongside a beaming steve jobs.
Explore the world of mac check out the macbook pro, imac pro, macbook, imac, and more visit the apple site to learn, buy, and get support. Steves jobs and wozniak lived the original silicon valley creation myth when they built the first apple computer-basically a funky circuit board encased in wood-at jobs's parent's house in cupertino in 1976 in this week's brand evolution, see how they went from geeky garage dwellers to. The history of apple, in one place the apple timeline tweet facebook twitter img src july, 1976 apple i 1990 spindler became president of apple computer, inc employment facebook twitter img src 1994 the martinetti's bring home a computer commercial introduced to sell the. Apple inc, formerly apple computer, inc, is a multinational corporation that creates consumer electronics, personal computers, servers, and computer software, and is a digital distributor of media content. If you're interested in learning about the real story behind this historic [. Welcome to the wikibook on history of apple inc (previously known as apple computer, inc.
A complete history of apple from the begining apple inc is an international corporation that markets electronics such as computer hardware, software, and consumer electronics. History of apple inc products, a timeline made with timetoast's free interactive timeline making software. Based on all the products they have put out and how far ahead of the pack apple has been in innovation, it is hard to believe that that not only was apple once solely based on pc computers, but they at one time appeared to be a company that was literally dying out. Steve jobs, the visionary founder and leader of apple computer corporation, died wednesday, october 5, 2011 at the age of 56 after an 8-year battle with a rare form of pancreatic cancer jobs, who is sometimes referred to as the father of personal computing, was the mastermind behind apple's. Looking for something interesting to read this thanksgiving why not browse this selection of the best apple history books you can read right now -- if you never, ever read any other books about the company, you should read these: i've left out titles that aren't available online (i always.
The apple macintosh revolutionized the entire computer industry by the year of 1984. Apple computer (now known as apple, inc) was a major force in the personal computer revolution that took place in the 1970s and '80s learning about its history teaches us about competing visions of the future and how companies made decisions during this exciting time the computer history museum. I know that my posts here in the past few years are often just saying hey, i was at kansasfest and not much else, but, hey, what can i say, there's not much new in apple ii history these days. The mac turns 30: a visual history by david pierce on january 24 and changing font sizes isn't exactly noteworthy anymore but apple's vision for how a computer should whose website shrine of apple and book iconic chronicle apple's history) hint: use the 's' and 'd. A brief history of the company that changed the computing world forever includes specifications, a description and pictures of every apple computer ever made. The following brief history of computing is a timeline of how computers evolved from their humble beginnings to the machines of today.
He changed the way we download music, and he changed the way we use laptop computers but jobs made apple arguably the most successful and powerful consumer-tech company in the world because he made the iphone the history of apple ceos sales intelligence view | thursday, august 25, 2011. Apple: a history of one of the world's most valuable companies resize text print article 1 of 39 full screen autoplay close what ipad 3 competitors have to offer.
Apple laptop computers are currently very successful, but that wasn't always the case once upon a time apple was struggling and it had to claw its way back into the position it enjoys today in this history of apple laptop computers well take an in depth look at apples past successes. Apple history timeline: 1970s, 1980s apple computer company is founded by steve wozniak, steve jobs, and ron wayne bushnell recommends don valentine, who in turn recommends mike markkula, who becomes a key person in apple's history for over twenty years october.