There are few companies that have changed the world as much as Apple. Everything has been in a friends garage, and since then, it has grown terribly. It has become one of the largest and most influential companies in the world.
In terms of total assets, Apple is in fact the largest technology company in the world. To paint an even more accurate picture, Apple has already had more money in its “pocket” than the US government.
Want some more fun facts? There are over 1 billion Apple gadgets being used around the world today.
You will soon discover why Apple is richer than most countries. Whether you’re an Apple freak or not, get ready to dive into the world of “i-it” and “i-it”.
1. Apple really has lots of money
In July 2011, Apple had more money in the bank than the United States government.
2. It is not allowed to create nuclear weapons
By using iTunes, you have agreed not to use Apple products (MacBook, iMac, iPhone, etc.) to build nuclear weapons.
Apple stores everything you say to Siri.
4. Do not smoke
Smoking near an Apple computer voids the warranty.
5. Apple Pirate
Some “entrepreneurs” in China have opened fake Apple stores. Even the staff thought it was working for the real Apple.
Every minute, Apple earns $ 300,000
7. First iPhone
In 1983 came the first project of the iPhone. It looked more like an iPad with a landline attached.
The IOS name is currently registered by Cisco, not Apple.
9. A lousy deal
Apple co-founder Ronald Wayne sold his shares for $ 800. Today they are worth $ 35 Billion.
10. iPhone in Brazil
Apple can not use the iPhone brand in Brazil because the company Gradiente registered it in 2000.
Pilots like to use iPads as a substitute for traditional paper and pen.
12. Hiring Engineers
To oversee its more than 200,000 workers in China, Apple had to hire more than 8,000 engineers. This would take up to 9 months in the US. In China it took 2 weeks.
The processor for the iPhone is actually manufactured by Samsung.