• History Of Apple Computer Steve Levey
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    Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs, two good friends from high school, started a revolution that will never end. They invented the first Apple computer (Slater 3) The Apple I, they called it, ran on one megahertz and had eight thousand bites of memory and only eight bits of pixels on the screen (Levey 5). By today's standards that is absolutely nothing. Much like people of today, the first testers of the computer did not even take it seriously. It wasn't until the Apple II came out in 1977 that people...
  • Steve Jobs Apple Woz Computer
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    Steve Jobs was born on February 25, 1955. He was soon adopted by Paul and Clara Jobs of Mountain View, CA. Steve wasn't happy at school in Mountain View so the family moved to Palo Alto, CA. Steve attended Homestead High School. His electronics teacher recalled that he was 'something of a loner' and 'always had a different way of looking at things'. [ web After school, Steve attended lectures at Hewlett Packard Electronics firm in Palo Alto, CA. There he was hired as a summer employee. Another ...
  • Steve Jobs Personal Computer
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    Steve Jobs Born 1955 Los Altos CA; Evangelic bad boy who, with Steve Wozniak, co-founded Apple Computer Corporation and became a multimillionaire before the age of 30. Subsequently started the NeXT Corporation to provide an educational system at a reasonable price, but found that software was a better seller than hardware. Steven Paul, was an orphan adopted by Paul and Clara Jobs of Mountain View, California in February 1955. Jobs was not happy at school in Mountain View so the family moved to L...
  • Bill Gates An Important Visionary For Better Or Worse
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    Bill Gates: An Important Visionary For Better or Worse by Blake Noonan Having an imagination is a virtue. Imagining an entirely new way to communicate and interact with others through a machine is amazing in itself. Bill Gates is not only the richest man in the world, but some consider him as the most ingenious too. Others see him as a monopolizing, money hungry nerd. William Gates III was born in Seattle, Washington in 1955. When he was thirteen, he wrote his first software program, which enab...
  • Microsoft Steve Jobs
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    In the early 80 s the world so the initial boom of the computer era. The first personal computers were sold and the main players of the business were sorted out. Two of the prominent figures were Steve Jobs and Bill Gates. Each pioneering their own front, the two entered the 90 s as the computer world celebrities. By the mid 90 s each of these tycoons' life had taken many turns and twists, albeit for the better usually. Bill Gates' 1995 was a bit hectic, this was the year of the huge unveiling o...
  • Strategic Plan For Apple Computer
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    Selection Our team chose Apple Computer, Inc. as the organization to profile and pursue for our strategic plan. Apple provides a challenging opportunity. The company has consistently been engaged by strong competitive forces, yet may continue to possess a unique competitive advantage. However, this advantage is contingent on product positioning and can only be beneficial if Apple exploits this positioning strategically. Background Steve Jobs and Steven Wozniak founded Apple Computer in 1976. Th...
  • Steve Jobs Man Of Influence
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    Steve Jobs, co-founder and current CEO of Apple Computer, once said, ? Expose yourself to the best things humans have done and then try to bring those things into what you are doing. ? This philosophy makes the world a better place and compels us to strive for excellence in whatever profession in which we may work. My dad? s 1987 Macintosh SE was the first computer that I ever used. Since then, I have used Macs almost exclusively and have a great interest in them. When I was younger I would conv...
  • Apple Computers Operating System
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    Apple Apple Computers Apple Computers Apple Computer? s was founded on April Fool? s Day in 1976 by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. They were two college dropouts who started selling computers through Jobs family garage. Between the two Wozniak was the technical man and Jobs had the vision, so together they created their first computer named Apple I. Jobs? mission for Apple was to provide an? easy-to-use? computer to almost everyone. Two years later the Apple II was launched. The Apple II was extr...