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Company Profile: Apple Inc

This article provides information about Apple Inc. (formerly Apple Computer Inc.) With the brief history profile and else. Apple is todays info technology's market one of the greatest innovators therefore this company is highly noteworthy. The company that has brought us iPad, iPod (touch), iPad, iPhone simply can’t be looked through the fingers ’cause this company is a major innovator in this changing revenue of products.

This article provides information about Apple Inc. (formerly Apple Computer Inc.) With the brief history profile and else.

History – The beginning

Apple was established on April 1, 1976 by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne in Cupertino, California, and incorporated January 3, 1977. It carried a name of Apple Computer Inc. til January 9th 2007 – when it was changed to Apple Inc.

History – The Intel transition

Apple produced PPC processors itself and on June 6th 2005 Steve Jobs announced that Apple will step into the new era and will start using Intel products inside their own. From my point of view – that’s when Apple went to masses, people could rely on Apple’s quality products as well as Intel’s. Firs Intel processor that was integrated to Macintosh computer was Core Duo CPU.

It was the end of Power Mac, iBook and PowerBook – yet it was a new era towards the MacBook, MacBook Pro and iMac – innovation begun.

History – Innovative solutions in mobile technology

Now who does not know about AppleTV, iPhone, iPad, iPod or more those nice gadgets that Apple has brought to us in the latest past (2007 – 2011). When Apple announced the release of iPhone the stocks simply skyrocketed to all time high. In May 2007 one Apple stock was worth 100 dollars.

Innovation in mobile technology has been made with the smartphone – iPhone; and later they continued with the innovative thoughts – they made things more easier for people to use – they made the iPad.

 

Cool information about the corporation

 

Traded as:

 NASDAQ: AAPL, NASDAQ-100 Component

S&P 500 Component

Industry:

Computer hardware

Computer software

Consumer electronics

Digital distribution

Founded:

April 1, 1976 (incorporated January 3, 1977 as Apple Computer, Inc.)

Founders:

Steve Jobs

Steve Wozniak

Ronald Wayne

Headquarters:

Apple Campus, 1 Infinite Loop,

Cupertino, California, U.S.

Number of locations:

357 retail stores (as of October 2011) Area served Worldwide

Key people:

Tim Cook (CEO)

Arthur Levinson (Chairman)

Sir Jonathan Ive (SVP, Industrial Design)

Steve Jobs (Chairman, 1976-1985/2011; CEO, 1997–2011)

Since today Apple has a huge market share of today’s technology market and most of the innovators lean towards them for more and more new and cool products. What will come after the series of iPad – only time will see that. Just sit back and relax, the product innovation team of Apple Inc. are doing their job as good as possible. And that will bring us more and more gadgets to live and to die for.

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Good report on this company.

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