Apple – Technology company
Apple Inc. is known as an American multinational technology company, which designs, develops and sells computer software, consumer electronics and online services. The company was founded on 1 April 1976 by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne and headquartered in Cupertino, California.
The key people are Arthur D. Levinson (Chairman), Tim Cook (Chief executive officer), Jonathan Ive (Chief design officer), Luca Maestri (Chief financial officer) and Jeff Williams (Chief operating officer). Their product range includes Apple Watch, iPhone, Mac, iPod, macOS, iPad, Apple TV, iOS, watchOS, tvOS, iLife and iWork. The company was incorporated as Apple Computer, Inc. on January 1977.
This company is regarded as the world’s largest information technology company by revenue. They shipped a total of 45.5 million units. Their online services are the iTunes Store, Apple Music, iCloud, iOS App Store and Mac App Store. Apple is considered as the world’s second-largest mobile phone producer after Samsung.
They became the first U.S. company to be valued at over US$700 billion on February 2015. Their best mobile models are Apple iPhone 6 Plus, Apple iPhone 6s, Apple iPhone 6s Plus, Apple iPhone 7 and Apple iPhone 7 Plus. Currently, they initiated making iPhone SE at their Taiwanese contract manufacturer Wistron’s plant in Bengaluru. For more details, visit www.apple.com.