Mar 112016
 


Apple, the producer of the revolutionary products like iPhone, iMac, iPad and iPod, is the second richest apple logocompany of the world and the most valuable brand of the world. By giving the market its innovative products, it has been successful to create history in terms of revenue and profit in corporate world.

In this post, we will let you know about the 10 interesting facts about Apple, that you may or may not know:

  1. In every minute, Apple earns 3 hundred thousand US Dollars. This amount is even greater than the transactions of the whole stock market of Russia.
  2. Apple owns more cash in hand than that owned by the US Government.
  3. There are 80 thousand Apple employees worldwide.
  4. According to probability analysis, the probability of getting admission at Harvard University is found to be greater than the probability of getting a job at Apple Store.
  5. Within the first 3 months of 2014, Apple alone had earned the amount equal to the total revenues of Google, Facebook and Amazon combined.
  6. Smoking near an Apple computer voids the warranty of the device.
  7. In every advertisement of iPhone, the time displayed on the screen of the phone is 9:41AM. This time has a special meaning. In 2007, when the ‘then CEO’, Steve Jobs, had launched the first ever iPhone, the time was 9:41AM.
  8. When the prototype of the first ever iPod was presented to Steve Jobs, he had thrown it into water. He hadn’t done so because he disliked the prototype or because of anger but to see if the device can be made more compact or not.
  9. Whatever you say to Siri first goes to Apple. It is stored only after it has been analyzed properly.
  10. Samsung is the manufacturer of the ‘Retina Display’ of Apple iPad. This display is the most expensive part of iPad.



Apr 222014
 


Apple Inc., USA is one of the leading manufacturers of world famous gadgets like computers, tablets, smartphones etc. It is a multinational company established on 1st April, 1976 by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne. Ever since then, Apple has been doing different miracles in the world of gadgets. Some of those miracles are iPhone, iPad, iPod and iMac. These gadgets have set a new standard in the market through their unique and attractive as well as useful features. These miracles are obviously the consequences of good leaders in the company. Steve Jobs and Tim Cook are the examples of the best leaders of Apple Inc.

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Steve Jobs

Steven Paul “Steve” Jobs (1955, February 24th – 2011, October 5th) was one of the most effective Chief Executive Officers in the history of Apple. He became the CEO of Apple Inc. in the mid 1990s. He brought a new revolution in the company by the creation of devices like iMac (in 1998), iPod (in 2001), iTunes Music Store (in 2003), iPhone (in 2007), App Store (in 2008) and iPad (in 2010). These devices took the company to a whole new level of market. Hence, he can be described as a brilliant and intense person. But he was mercurial and prickly as well.

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Tim Cook

Timothy Donald “Tim” Cook was born on November 1st, 1960 in Alabama state of the United States of America. He joined Apple Inc. in the year 1998 after he was invited by Steve Jobs. He is a different, steady, balanced and methodical. He is the successor Chief Executive Officer of Apple Inc. after Steve Jobs. He also hasn’t left any stone unturned for the success of Apple. Till now, he has been able to provide consumers a smaller tablet called iPad Mini (2012). It is the variant of iPad which is smaller in size. Likewise, in the same year 2012, he introduced Retina Crystal Display in iPad which brought improvements in the functionality of iPad.

In this post, we’ll tell you about the different events that took place during the working periods of both Steve Jobs and Tim Cook. Both of them have shaped Apple in unique ways and have taken Apple to an all new standard. Ohio University’s online MBA program has created an infographic illustrating Apple’s brand perception and performance under both CEOs. This infographic has been created on the basis of Apple’s product development, controversies and dividends. It is given below:infographics_steve jobs and tim cook1infographics_steve jobs and tim cook2infographics_steve jobs and tim cook3