Steve jobs

Steve Jobs is an American business magnate and inventor

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  • Steven Paul Jobs was born

    	Steven Paul Jobs was born
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    Steve Jobs is an American business magnate and inventor

  • Jobs created the first successful personal computer Apple II

    Jobs created the first successful personal computer Apple II
    In the late 1970s, Jobs, with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, and others, designed, developed, and marketed one of the first commercially successful lines of personal computers, the Apple II series.
  • He is the co-founder and chief executive officer of Apple Inc.

     He is the co-founder and chief executive officer of Apple Inc.
  • Jobs was among the first to see the commercial potential of the mouse-driven graphical user interface which led to the creation of the Macintosh.

    Jobs was among the first to see the commercial potential of the mouse-driven graphical user interface which led to the creation of the Macintosh.
  • formed NeXT Software to develop computer hardware and software

     formed NeXT Software to develop computer hardware and software
    After losing a power struggle with the board of directors in 1984, Jobs resigned from Apple and founded NeXT, a computer platform development company specializing in the higher education and business markets.
  • He acquired the computer graphics division of Lucasfilm Ltd which was spun off as Pixar Animation Studios.

    He acquired the computer graphics division of Lucasfilm Ltd which was spun off as Pixar Animation Studios.
  • Steve Jobs sold Pixar Animation Studios to Walt Disney Studio

    Steve Jobs sold Pixar Animation Studios to Walt Disney Studio
  • Jobs returned to be chief executive officer of Apple Inc. and launched IPad, IPod and IPhone technologies.

    Jobs returned to be chief executive officer of Apple Inc. and launched IPad, IPod and IPhone technologies.