Top 10 Amazing And Interesting Facts About Apple: Today I’m going to tell you about some amazing and interesting facts about the tech giant Apple. As we all know Apple was founded in 1976 by Steve Jobs, Ronal Wayne and Steve Wozniak.
Well, This is the basic fact about Apple that everyone knows. I will tell you some amazing facts, so let’s start it.
1. The Name
The name ‘Apple’ came from founder Steve Jobs’ like of the fruit. Mystery surrounded the reason for the name Apple, but in truth it was just the fruit that Jobs liked and named the company after that.
2. Apple’s Cash
Apple is so successful, it has twice the amount of money than the U.S. Treasury.
3. The “i”
The “i” in 1998’s “iMac” is for “Internet.” since it originally took only two steps to connect to the web, in case you were wondering. But Apple has also said it stands for “individuality” and “innovation.” The naming scheme would stick around through the iPhone and iPad.
In new logo there’s no truth to the rumors that bite in the Apple logo represents the tree of knowledge.
Apple Logo designer Jean Louis Gassee presented jobs with two versions: one with a bite and one without. He never thought of biblical references, just that it looked cuter with a slice taken out of the side. And Jobs liked the bite version more.
Well, Wayne designed the company’s very first logo which was no longer in uses.
5. Apple Camera
In 1994, Apple launched the world’s first mass-market colour digital camera. The QuickTake 100 had a resolution of less than one megapixel, no digital display and could hold only eight photographs before its memory was full. The product line was scrapped when Jobs returned to Apple in 1997.
6. Apple Pippin
Apple made a games console but it sucked.
It was called the Pippin, and was launched in 1995 for a $600, but only 100,000 were manufactured and reportedly less than half of those sold. In fact, it’s believed that there ended up being more Pippin accessories in existence than the console itself. Will Apple ever try again?
7. No smoking near Apple computer
Did you know that smoking near Apple computers invalidates your warranty – even if you have AppleCare?
Smokers have reported that Apple repair staff have refused to work on the machines due to perceived dangers of second-hand smoke. Apparently one customer complaint went all the way up to Steve Jobs’ office. The reply: “Nicotine is on OSHA’s list of hazardous substances and Apple would not require an employee to repair anything deemed hazardous to their health.”
340,000 iPhones per day. Apple sold these many phones in 2012. Apple’s iPhone has higher sales than everything that is sold by Microsoft.
Steve Jobs gave free iPhone to every Apple employee.
9. New at Apple?
Apple don’t trust freshers, it keeps them on fake projects and put through a rigorous testing period. In this way it evaluates their trustworthiness.
10. Apple Inc.
Apple was called Apple Computer Inc. for the first 30 years. Later it was changed to Apple Inc. on January 9, 2007. The word computer is removed to reflect its expanding electronic market.
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