Steve Jobs

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He was born on February 24, 1955 in San Francisco. Before he began to create an empire of Apple had worked for Atari had created computer games. Later he sold “blue boxes” that allowed to make free phone calls. He was in India short time; there he experimented with LSD and he returned to the United States as a Buddhist.

In 1976, together with Steve Wozniak founded of Apple and released the first computer of Apple I. 1977. He produced the Apple II, which was a huge success in the market for home computers. The second milestone was the release of the Macintosh in 1984.

1985 came into conflict with the then president of Apple, and left the company, assuming NeXT, which in 1986 took over the studio dealing with computer graphic designers – it was the beginning of Pixar. When, in 1996, Walt Disney took over Pixar for $ 7 billion Jobs returned to Apple, and became president of the company. IMac introduced to the market then iPod, then the iPhone and the iPad in 2010. Apple is came out of the crisis through Jobs, and returned to a high position of power in the PC market.

Steve Jobs died on October 5, 2011.