FACTS ABOUT APPLE
Apple is the world’s largest IT company by revenue and total assets, and the world’s second-largest mobile phone manufacturer. (1st being SAMSUNG)
Apple has over 115,000 employees around the world.
An employee at Apple Inc. earn an average of US$125,000 a year.
In 2012, Apple Inc. sold 340,000 iPhones a “day”!
Apple iPad’s retina display is actually manufactured by Samsung.
Every Minute, Apple Inc. earns US $300,000.
Initial shares costing US $800 would have been today worth US $35 Billion.
Samsung makes about 30% of the A8 chips that go into Apple’s iPhone 6.
Wonder if you had more money than your government! Apple has!
Apple’s brand is worth US$118.9 billion. World’s most valuable brand.
Apple Inc. has 475 retails stores in 17 countries.
Every Apple iPhone ad displays the time as 9:41 AM, the time Steve Jobs unveiled it in 2007.
The creator of the iPod first offered the idea to Philips and Real Networks, but they failed to see its potential, Apple Inc. saw the opportunity.
If you use iTunes, you have already agreed not to use Apple products to create nuclear weapons.
When the first prototype of Apple’s iPod was shown to Steve Jobs, he dropped it in an aquarium and used the air bubbles to prove there was empty space and it could be made smaller.
The battery of an Apple Macbook could save you from a gunshot: it’s bulletproof.
If you would have bought an iPhone in 1991, part by part, it would have cost you US$3.56 million
Apple’s iPhone consumes US$0.25 worth of electricity per year if it’s fully charged once a day.
You have a better chance of getting accepted to Harvard University than getting a job at the Apple Store.
Siri was supposed to be for Android and BlackBerry phones before Siri Inc. was bought by Apple back in April of 2010.
When Apple began designating employee numbers, Steve Jobs was offended that Wozniak received #1 while he got #2. He believed he should be second to none, so he took #0 instead.
Smoking near Apple computers voids the warranty. (beware smokers!)
Rounded corners on rectangular electronic devices have been patented in the U.S. by Apple.
Steve jobs is a Buddhist.
Do you use ‘slide-to-unlock’ feature. Apple has patent for it and it sued Samsung for infringing on its patent.
Bill Gates invested $150 million in Apple in 1997 to save Apple from bankruptcy.