Steve Jobs

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    Steve Jobs' Lifespan

  • Steve Jobs Was Born

    Steve Jobs Was Born
    February 2nd, 1955 the genius was born.
  • Steve Jobs meets Steve Wozniak

    Steve Jobs meets Steve Wozniak
    They meet and share common interests.
  • Steve Jobs applies for Job in HP factory.

    Steve Jobs applies for Job in HP factory.
  • Blue Boxes were Created by Wozniak and Jobs

    Blue Boxes were Created by Wozniak and Jobs
    Blue Boxes were boxes that would allow you to call people for free, illegally of course.
  • Steve Drops out

    Steve Drops out
    He spends a semester at Reed College in Oregon, then dropped out. He only took classes that interested him.
  • First Job at Atari

    First Job at Atari
    He got his first job at Atari to make video games.
  • Apple Computer Inc. Begins

    Apple Computer Inc. Begins
    Apple Computer Inc. is incorporated by Jobs, Wozniak, and Ron Wayne.
  • Computer Assembled in Jobs' Garage

    Computer Assembled in Jobs' Garage
  • Apple Takes West Coast Computer Faire by Storm.

    Apple Takes West Coast Computer Faire by Storm.
    Apple makes a huge sensation at the West Coast Computer Faure with a prototype Apple II
  • Apple Goes Public

    Apple Goes Public
    Apple goes public, increasing Steve Jobs' net worth from dozens of millions to over 200 million dollars.
  • Steve Kicked out of Apple

    Steve Kicked out of Apple
    Apple boards decide to strip Steve of all executive duties.
  • Pixar and Steve Jobs meet

    Pixar and Steve Jobs meet
    After getting cut from Apple, Steve Jobs was introduced to the Pixar team
  • Steve Jobs Quits Apple and starts NeXT

    Steve Jobs Quits Apple and starts NeXT
    He quits Apple and starts NeXT with 5 other apple employees and Apple announces they will sue NeXT
  • Jobs buys Computer Division of George Lucas

    Jobs buys Computer Division of George Lucas
    He buys the computer division of George Lucas' ILM for 10 million and incorporates it as Pixar.
  • NeXT Cube

    NeXT Cube
    NeXT Cube is introduced in San Francisco to great critical aclaim. It is a workstation for higher education.
  • Cheaper NeXT station.

    Cheaper NeXT station.
    Steve introduces a cheaper NeXT Station to appeal to lower class people.
  • Disney and Pixar

    Disney and Pixar
    Disney and Pixar make a deal where they would make animated films.
  • Steve Jobs' Lowest Point

    Steve Jobs' Lowest Point
    NeXT fires 300 employees as it discontinues all its hardware operations and becomes NeXT Software INC. This is the lowest point of Steve's career.
  • Toy Story Release

    Toy Story Release
    A week after Toy Story releases, Steve Jobs' net worth increases to 1.5 billion dollars.
  • Apple Rebuilds

    Apple Rebuilds
    Apple who was looking for a modern operating system buys NeXT for 400 million and Steve Jobs is name as the informal adviser to CEO Gil Amelio.
  • Steve Jobs back as King

    Steve Jobs back as King
    Steve Jobs is put back into CEO position after Gil Amelio has a teribble quarter. Steve Jobs puts the NeXT executive team at the top of Apple.
  • Steve Jobs introduces iMac

    Steve Jobs introduces iMac
    Steve Jobs introduces Apple's iMac at the Flint Center auditorium in Cupertino.
  • iBook

    iBook
    The original iBook is released at Macworld New York. It is like a modern day iPad.
  • Steve Unveils iPod

    Steve Unveils iPod
    Steve Jobs unveils and iPod at a small media event.
  • Apple Opens iTunes

    Apple Opens iTunes
    Apple opens iTunes after negotiating deals with all major music labels.
  • Diagnosed With Cancer

    Diagnosed With Cancer
    Steve Jobs is diagnosed with pancreatic cancer but refuses to receive any modern medical treatment.
  • iPod mini

    iPod mini
    The iPod mini was introduced at the iLife suite at Mac world. This iPod will become the worlds best selling MP3 player.
  • Increased Apple Productivity

    Increased Apple Productivity
    At Macworld San Francisco, Steve Jobs unveils the iWork, Mac mini, iPod shuffle which was the cheapest iPod ever at 49 dollars.
  • Walt Disney buys Pixar

    Walt Disney buys Pixar
    Walt Disney Company buys pixar for 7.4 billion dollars and Steve Jobs joins the disney board due to his amount of stocks in the company.
  • iPhone Reveal

    iPhone Reveal
    At Macworld 2007, Steve introduces the iPhone and its touch-screen interface. He also introduces Apple TV and changes Apple Computer Inc. to Apple Inc.
  • iPhone and Ratatouille

    iPhone and Ratatouille
    iPhone and Ratatouille are released on the same day.
  • MacBook Air

    MacBook Air
    At Macworld 2008, Steve Jobs introduces the MacBook Air, the thinnest notebook in the world.
  • iPhone 3G and Health Problems

    iPhone 3G and Health Problems
    There is speculation on Jobs' health and the iPhone 3G is unveiled.
  • iPad

    iPad
    After a lot of rumors, Steve Jobs unveils the iPad which is a portable tablet that runs the same itnerface as the iPhone.
  • iPhone 4 Release

    iPhone 4 Release
    iPhone 4 releases however, it has reception isscues the so called Antennagate.
  • iPad 2

    iPad 2
    Despite Steve's medical leave, Steve takes the stage to show everyone the iPad 2
  • iCloud Announced at Steve's last keynote

    iCloud Announced at Steve's last keynote
    At WWDC Steve Jobs unveils the iCloud which is the foundation for the next 10 years for Apple products.
  • Steve Resigns as C.E.O

    Steve Resigns as C.E.O
    Steve Jobs resigns as Apple's C.E.O. He had a quote that goes, "I have always said if there ever came a day when I could no longer meet my duties and expectations as Apple's CEO, I would be the first to let you know. Unfortunately, that day has come." Tim cook takes over and becomes Apple's C.E.O.
  • Steve Jobs Passes Away

    Steve Jobs Passes Away
    Steve Jobs dies at home while being surrounded by his family and close friends.