steven jobs

  • Steve Jobs is born

    Steven P. Jobs was born on February 24, 1955 in San Francisco, California.
  • Attended Junior High at Cupertino Junior High

  • Attended High School at Homestead High

  • Dropped out of Reed College

    dropped out ue to ill finanaces
  • Jobs and Wozniak designed the illegal “blue box”.

    An illegal invention that they sold. It enabled free long distance calls.
  • Accepted a job offer and started working at Atari.

  • Travelled to India in search of spiritual enlightenment with one of his friends from Reed College.

  • Returned back to America, and resumed his job at Atari.

  • Reduced the number of chips in a circuit board from 100 to 50 with help from a friend, Wozniak.

    An achievement thought impossible and so impressive that it was unable to be reproduced on an assembly line.
  • Established Apple Computer Comapany

  • Created the first commercially successful computer to feature a mouse and a graphical user interface

  • Attempted to lure Pepsi's president to Apple

    Tried to lure Pepsi’s president over to apple
  • Created the NeXT computer workstation which sold for $9,999.

  • Executive producer in the movie Toy Story.

  • Jobs came back to Apple because they bought out NeXT (the company Jobs was currently working for), returning Jobs back to the company he originally founded.

    NeXT was purchased for $427 million.
  • Released first iPod

  • Won the Vangaurd award

  • Became a board member of The Walt Disney Company.

  • Released first iPhone

  • Released first iPad