Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, Ronald Wayne
19th Feburary, 1987
48+ Million USD
About Apple Company
A well-reputed American multinational technology company Apple Inc. was founded on April 1, 1976. Apple Inc was founded by Steve Jobs, Ronald Wayne, and Steve Wozniak and headquartered in Cupertino, California. Apple is a multinational technology company that designs, develops, and sells computer software, online services, and consumer electronics. It is one of the Big Four technology companies, like Amazon, Facebook, and Google. Apple Subsidiaries are Beats Electronics, Braeburn Capital, Apple Store, Apple Energy( LLC), Beddit, Anobit, and MORE.
History of Apple Company
Apple was founded in April 1976 to develop and sell Wozniak’s Apple I personal computer by Steve Jobs, Ronald Wayne, and Steve Wozniak. Wayne sold his share back of Apple Company within 12 days. That was incorporated as Apple Computer, Inc. and sales of its computers, including the Apple II in January 1977.
The most remarkable history of Apple Company from 1976 to 2020 are stated below briefly.
From 1976–1984: Founding and incorporation of Apple Inc.
From 1984–1991: Success of Apple Inc. with Macintosh Computer.
From 1991–1997: Decline and restructuring of Apple Company.
From 1997–2007: Apple Inc. Return to profitability by Intel transition and financial stability.
From 2007–2011: Apple Company enjoys great Success with mobile devices.
From 2011-present: Started Post– Steve Jobs era and Tim Cook leadership.
Apple Inc., which was formerly known as Apple Computer, Inc., is a multinational corporation that creates personal computers, consumer electronics, computer software, and servers. It is a digital distributor of media content. Apple Company has a chain of retail stores that are known as Apple Stores. Apple’s core product is the iPad tablet computer, iPhone smartphone, Macintosh computer line, and iPod portable media players.
About Apple Services
Apple Services are stated below.
1. Apple App StoreApple Arcade
2. Apple Music (Beats 1)
3. Apple Card
4. Apple Pay (Cash)
5. Apple News+
6. Apple TV+
7. Apple Store (Genius Bar)
9. Apple Books
11. Mac App Store and
12. iTunes Store
The Products of Apple Company are given below.
2. Apple Watch
6. Apple TV
8. Electric vehicles
Benefits of Apple
Apple has a simplified lineup
At the early stage of Apple’s recovery, it has just one iPod. Then different capacities came out with different colours and sizes. Apple Inc. offers three desktop designs and two laptop designs.
The benefits of keeping it simple
- Apple can develop innovative products that share the same operating system, applications and software.
- Apple can put more focus into the design; maintain a higher level of connection with its brand and as well as into marketing.
- In addition, stocking, its repair, sales incentives, and returns are simpler and cheaper.
- If something goes wrong with Apple Services or products, then the problems are magnified.
- The Product and Services lines of Apple Company are so diverse that one problem of this Company’s Products or Services can seldom touch its entire customer base.