Apple Computer is formed, April 1, 1976
It may have been April Fools’ Day, but Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne were not joking around when they came together on April 1, 1976, to form Apple Computer Inc. to sell the Apple I personal computer kit.
The kits were hand-built by Wozniak and first shown to the public at the Homebrew Computer Club. They went on sale in July 1976.
Apple would be incorporated on January 3, 1977, but without Wayne, who sold his share of the company back to Jobs and Wozniak for $800.
Although some of its products over the years were not accepted by consumers – the Apple III, for example – the company’s longer-term success is nothing to laugh at. ++
It is important to consider the humble beginnings of any large company. Next time you find yourself waiting in line to buy an Apple iPhone consider the Apple 1, pictured above.
Apple computer began as a hardware company. Now is the time to get back to those roots and build a new computer with extraordinary benchmark results! Please, no more 3 year waits for an iMac internal upgrade!
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Apple Events Apple Special Event. September 10, 2019.
From the Steve Jobs Theater.
Apple Event in a flash (cliff notes version)
A powerful dual-camera system that captures more of what you see and love. An all-day battery that lets you do more and charge less. And the toughest glass ever in a smartphone.
iPhone 11 Pro
An all-new triple-camera system that completely transforms how you shoot. Up to five hours more battery life. And a mind-blowing chip that redefines what a smartphone can do.
Apple Watch Series 5
This watch has a display that never sleeps.
With the new Always-On Retina display, you always see the time and your watch face.
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Choose a case and pair any band in the Apple Watch Studio.
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And tells you when things are getting a little loud.
The new Noise app alerts you when decibels rise to levels that can impact your hearing.
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Whatever you love to do, on iPad you can do it in ways that are incredibly simple and magical. Start a new business. Produce your own music. Plan for the big day. The possibilities are endless. See how it’s done in these quick how‑to films. All designed, shot, and edited on iPad Pro.
Apple unveiled a new iPad model at its September 2019 event. The new iPad is the 7th generation of the device, has a 10.2″ screen, will support the Apple pencil, and has a retail price of $329.
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