History of Steve Jobs

Career of Jobs

Hired by Atari, the video game company

1974

Founds Apple Computers with Steve Wozniak

1976

Apple II releases

1977

Macintosh 128K releases

1984

Resigns from Apple and founds NeXT

1985

Buys The Graphics Group (later Pixar) from Lucusfilm

1986

Pixar releases Toy Story

1995

Jobs returns to Apple

1996

First iPod releases

2001

Disney Buys Pixar

January 24, 2006

iPhone (a smartphone) releases

June 29, 2007

iPad (a tablet) releases

April 3, 2010

Death

October 5, 2011

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