Apple Inc.

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Apple Inc., formerly Apple Computer, Inc., is an multinational corporation headquartered in Cupertino, California that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software and personal computers.


Apple Eddy Cue Senior Vice President Internet Software and Services Peter Oppenheimer Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer .Executive Profiles Tim Cook CEO. .

Former Chairman and CEO Northrop Grumman . D. . Apple Chairman and former CEO Genentech  Bill Campbell Chairman and former CEO Intuit Corp. D. Levinson. Ph. Sugar. Ph.Board of Directors  Arthur D.  Tim Cook CEO Apple  Millard Drexler Chairman and CEO J. Iger President and CEO The Walt Disney Company  Andrea Jung Senior Advisor to the Board of Directors Avon  Ronald D. Former Vice President of the United States  Robert A. Crew  Albert Gore Jr. Chairman of the Board.

with the release of the Apple. . personal computers. iPod portable media players. The following year he became the company's interim CEO. For more than two decades. formerly Apple Computer. Apple Computer was predominantly a manufacturer of personal computers. . 1977.. computer software. and Macintosh computer line. including the Apple II. Jobs subsequently instilled a new corporate philosophy of recognizable products and simple design. Jobs.History of Apple Inc. and Power Mac lines. returned to Apple in 1996 after his company Next was bought by Apple. Macintosh. Founders Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak effectively created Apple Computer on April 1.. 1976. Apple Inc. and commercial servers. which later became permanent. is a multinational corporation that creates consumer electronics. California. Apple's core product lines are the iPhone smart phone. and is a digital distributor of media content. Inc. but it faced rocky sales and low market share during the 1990s. iPad tablet computer. and incorporated the company on January 3. starting with the original iMac in 1998. in Cupertino. who had been ousted from the company in 1985.

Apple established itself as a leader in the consumer electronics and media sales industries. media player. growing to US$127. As of 2012. . and tablet computer products that began with the iPhone. with an estimated value of US$626 billion as of September 2012.8 billion in 2011 and $156 billion in 2012. . Apple's worldwide annual revenue in 2010 totaled US$65 billion. Apple is the largest publicly traded corporation in the world by market capitalization. followed by the iPod Touch and then iPad.With the introduction of the successful iPod music player in 2001 and iTunes Music Store in 2003. Apple Inc's market cap is larger than that of Google and Microsoft combined. The company is now also known for its iOS range of smart phone. leading it to drop "Computer" from the company's name in 2007.

iPad. online stores. and third-party digital content and applications. . networking solutions. and portable digital music players. App StoreSM.FULL DESCRIPTION OF APPLE INC. WiFiSlam. Apple TV. The Company sells its products worldwide through its retail stores. Mac. wholesalers. services. retailers. designs. . and Mac App Store. as well as a variety of related software. iPod. and sells a variety of related software. as well as through third-party cellular network carriers. a portfolio of consumer and professional software applications. personal computing products. manufactures and markets mobile communication and media devices. peripherals. peripherals. In March 2013. The Company also sells and delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store. iBookstoreSM. The Company's products and services include iPhone. iCloud. Apple Inc. and direct sales force. services. The Company offers a range of mobile communication and media devices. Networking . service and support offerings. In February 2012. and value-added resellers. and a variety of accessory. (Apple). the Company acquired a Silicon Valley startup. the Company acquired app-search engine Chomp. and portable digital music players. the iOS and OS X operating systems. 1977. incorporated on January 3. personal computers. which makes mapping applications for smart phones.

The Company's primary products include iPhone. as well as a variety of other digital content and applications. OS X. Mac App Store. and business oriented application software. iPad. and consumer. bookmarks. iPod. enterprise and government customers. searching. iPhone allows customers to access the iTunes Store to download audio and video files. its latest version of iPhone. the Company's mobile operating system. and email accounts. iPhone combines a mobile phone. professional application software. iPhone features desktop-class email. an iPod. iTunes. education. the Company launched iPhone 5. Based on the Company's Multi-Touch user interface. . server software. education. Web browsing. the Company's Mac operating system.Company offers its own software products. including iOS. and an Internet communications device in a single handheld product. Application Software and Other Application Software. Mac. Operating System Software. including the Company's iOS and OS X operating system software. . The Company offers a range of software products for consumers and for SMB. iCloud. In September 2012. and maps and is compatible with both Mac and Windows-based computers. iPhone automatically syncs content from users' iTunes libraries. and server and application software. as well as contacts.

a messaging service that allows users to send text messages. is built on an open-source UNIX-based foundation. . storage devices. such as Notification Center. computer memory. Content from iTunes. including printers.iOS is the Company's mobile operating system that serves as the foundation for iOS devices. which is available on qualifying iOS devices. photos and videos between iOS devices. with turn-by-turn navigation. and its FileMaker Pro database software. Apple TV allows customers to watch movies and television shows on their high definition television. . Netflix. Logic Pro. a voice activated intelligent assistant. The Company manufactures the Apple LED Cinema Display and Thunderbolt Display. including Final Cut Pro. OS X. Logic Studio. the Company's Mac operating system. and various other computing products and supplies. The Company also sells a range of Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible and iOS-compatible peripheral products. and Maps. digital video and still cameras. iMessage. iOS supports iCloud and includes features. The Company also sells various other application software. a way to view and manage notifications in one place. iOS supports Siri.

photos.YouTube. . as well as music. videos. . and podcasts from a Mac or Window based softwares . and Flickr.


in France — the Orange. O2 in the Great Britain. all sold phones by Apple are anchored to the specific mobile operator. It defined and launched the PDA category and was a forerunner and inspiration of devices such as Palm Pilot and Pocket PC. In the USA it's AT&T. Nevertheless. an early personal digital assistant (PDA). In 1993. For certain it's not known how many. but approximately no more than 22% from the total profit. . the majority of Mac users prefer the unlock any iPhone than to pay to the Big Brother. Under the contract the mobile operator is obliged to deduct certain percent from the income of the Apple subscriber.Compny’s Trends As you know. in Germany — T-Mobile. Apple has also produced consumer devices. Apple released the Newton. . You can use iPhone only with a SIM-card of the mobile operators set forth above. It's specific business model of the Apple company.

with a SIM-card of any mobile operator. . The 2nd step is named as unblocking.To activate the iPhone. Probably. is named as activation. Hence.To bypass SIM-card check. o The subscriber comes home and through the Internet concludes the contract with the local mobile operator.The legal iPhone use is represented as: Apple Store sells the iPhone. The 1st step. iPhone will function in a network of any mobile operator if to fulfill following actions: 1. 2. Its essence consists in getting access to device basic functions. . as one would expect. o After a while iPhone will activated. as usual mobile phone. o It's modification of the software of the GSMmodule which allows to use iPhone. or unlock iPhone for all mobile operators of the World. Applications. as you know. on the native applications the Apple business model was not restricted.

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