Apple Inc. is an American multinational company, that develops, designs, and markets consumer electronics, computer software, and personal computers. The company’s best-known hardware products include the iPhone, Macintosh line of computers, the iPod, and the iPad. Apple software includes the macOS X Operating System, the iTunes media browser; the iLife suite of multimedia and creativity software. The iWork suite of productivity software. It is the largest company in the world and, also the most valuable technology company in the world.
1 Apple was the First to Make a Digital Color Camera
In 1994, Apple released the first digital color camera, and the first digital camera, Apple QuickTake 100 was priced at $749. There was no preview screen on this camera, so when your digital camera was full, after taking only eight high-resolution pictures, you need/had to plug the gadget into your Mac(Laptop) to look at your photos which you clicked with this camera.
2 The Name iPod was Inspired by the Movie 2001: A Space Odyssey
The year of 2001, Apple launched the new product “iPod” a digital music player. It’s a great surprise for everyone because the digital music players are completely unknown for all at that time. When the iPod has seen by the freelance copywriter, Vinnie Chieco from San Francisco, He took an iPod and it triggers something in Vinnie’s memory. He remembers it seen somewhere before that was on Stanley Kubrick’s movie ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’. It’s a shiny white interior of the space ship called “The EVA pods”.
3 Truth Behind the Name of ‘Apple’
The company name ‘Apple’ came from founder ‘Steve Jobs’, who likes the Apple fruit. Mystery surrounded the reason for the company name Apple, but in truth, it was just the fruit that Steve Jobs liked and named the company after that.
4 Steve Wozniak had to Sell His Scientific Calculator to Raise the Capital
Steve Wozniak, Co-Founder of Apple had to sell his HP scientific calculator to raise the capital for the company in 1970s, while Steve Jobs sold his Volkswagen van. On 01, April 1976 Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak formed ‘Apple Computer Company’.
5 Apple has around $150 billion in excess capital. It could buy companies like Netflix, Twitter, Tesla, and Facebook
They are capable of buying the world’s most valuable companies like Netflix, Twitter, Tesla, Facebook, Motorola, and Nvidia. They makes more money than Facebook, Google, and Amazon combined. It is one of the biggest business companies in the world.
6 Apple’s first company logo featured a drawing of the father of physics, Sir Isaac Newton
Originally, Apple had three Co-founders and Apple’s first logo was made by its third co-founder Ronald Wayne. The logo featured a drawing of the father of physics, Sir Isaac Newton.
7 If Apple was a Country, It Would Be the World’s 27th Largest Country, Between Venezuela and Belgium
Apple employs more people than a big sized city. They employs over 90,000 people and, millions more make money from Apple. If Apple company considered a country, it would be the world’s 27th largest country between Venezuela and Belgium.