12 Pivotal Events In Steve Jobs' Apple Career


Steve Jobs And Apple's Beginnings

Steve Jobs, along with friends Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne, founded Apple on April 1, 1976 to sell the Apple I, a personal computer kit that essentially consisted of a motherboard with a CPU, RAM and semiconductors for rudimentary text-visual processing. Carrying a price tag of $666.66, each Apple I was hand-assembled by Wozniak.

Jobs and Wozniak incorporated Apple on Jan. 3, 1977. Wayne sold his share of the company to his partners for $800.