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* Steve Jobs - Thinking through his CEO legacy: http://www.zdnet.com/blog/btl/steve-jobs-thinking-through-his-ceo-legacy/56081
 
* Steve Jobs - Thinking through his CEO legacy: http://www.zdnet.com/blog/btl/steve-jobs-thinking-through-his-ceo-legacy/56081
 
* How Much Is Apple Worth? (INFOGRAPHIC): http://mashable.com/2012/05/02/apple-worth/
 
* How Much Is Apple Worth? (INFOGRAPHIC): http://mashable.com/2012/05/02/apple-worth/
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* Apple's New Watch - No One Predicted It Would Be This Cool: http://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20140909195148-6388496-steve-who-how-the-apple-watch-is-designed-to-reignite-apple
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* Apple Hasn’t Solved the Smart Watch Dilemma: http://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20140909222153-10400206-apple-hasn-t-solved-the-smart-watch-dilemma
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* With Apple Pay, the tech leader takes its shot at replacing the wallet: http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/technology/2014/09/09/587d8a06-385d-11e4-bdfb-de4104544a37_story.html
  
  

Revision as of 19:34, 10 September 2014

Apple, inc is a computer hardware and software company based out of Los Gatos, California.


Hardware

The company's major products are their MacBook and the iPhone, both of which run on a proprietary version of Mac OS X.


Software

Other than these innovative hardware devices, the company has experienced a major boost and growth on the back of their iTunes media center suite.

Apple also has a number of other useful technologies to their name, including Quicktime, Quicktime Broadcaster, QuickTime Streaming Server and the Open Source version of the streaming server, the RTSP-based Darwin Streaming Server[1].

Apple also provides some productivity suites, apps and tools (some paid, some free/included) for their Mac and iOS Operating Systems, including:

  1. iLife (comprised of iMovie, GarageBand and iPhoto)
  2. iBooks Author
  3. iAd Producer
  4. Front Row (Media Center, discontinued)[2][3][4][5]

Applications usually have the .app file extension, while installation suites typically have a .dmg file extension.



Resources


External Links


References

  1. Darwin Streaming Server: http://developer.apple.com/opensource/server/streaming/
  2. wikipedia: Front Row (software)
  3. Farewell Front Row: http://www.macworld.com/article/1161284/farewell_frontrow.html
  4. Apple axes Front Row from OS X Lion: http://www.slashgear.com/apple-axes-front-row-from-os-x-lion-22166844/
  5. OS X Lion kills Front Row… here’s how to get it back!: http://9to5mac.com/2011/07/19/os-x-lion-kills-front-row-heres-how-to-get-it-back/

See Also

iPhone | iPod | QTSS | Mac | OS X | Adobe