30 things you didn’t know about Apple.

  1. Apple sold 5,20,000 iPhones per day in 2013.
  2. iPad’s retina display is manufactured by Apple.
  3. Apple’s co-founder sold all his shares for $800. Today, they would have been worth $35 billion.
  4. Smoking near Apple computers voids the warranty.apple-warranty-smoking
  5. Apple headquarter employees earn an average of $125,000 per year.
  6. Apple earns more than $320,000 per minute.
  7. Everything you say to Siri is sent to Apple, analyzed and stored.
  8. There was a man in Japan who started waiting in line for the iPhone 6… 7 months in advance.b5a036863fe8c509c4ff9aa68243fb93b360c080
  9. If you had bought an iPhone in 1991, and built it part by part, it would have costed you $3.5 Million
  10. Apple has more operating cash… than the US Treasury 
  11. The iPhone has higher sales than everything microsoft has to offer.
  12. Every Apple iPhone ad displays the time as 9:41 AM, the time Steve Jobs unveiled it in 2007.
  13. The creator of the iPod first offered the idea to Philips and RealNetworks, but they failed to see its potential.
  14. If you use iTunes, you have already agreed not to use Apple products to create nuclear weapons. (It is present in the terms & conditions).
  15. Samsung makesabout 30% of the A8 chips that go into Apple’s iPhone 6.\
  16. In the first quarter of 2014, Apple earned more than Google, Facebook, and Amazon combined.
  17. Apple is worth more than the whole Russian Stock Market.
  18. Apple’ iPhone consumes $0.25 worth of electricity per year if it’s fully charged once a day.
  19. You have a better chance of getting accepted to Harvard University than getting a job at the Apple Store.
  20. When the first prototype of the iPod was shown to Steve Jobs , he dropped it in an Aquarium and used the air bubbles coming out to prove it had empty spaces and it could be made smaller.
  21. The battery of an Apple MacBook could save you from a gunshot. It’s bulletproof.
  22. 60% of apps in the apple AppStore have never been downloaded.
  23. Siri was supposed to be for Android and Blackberry phones until Siri Inc. was bought by Apple back in April 2010.
  24. When Steve Jobs accused Bill Gates of stealing from Apple, Gates said, “I think it’s more like we both had this rich neighbour named Xerox and I broke into his house to steal the TV set and found out that you had already stolen it.”
  25. When Apple began designating employee numbers, Steve Jobs was offended that Wozniak received #1 while he got #2. He believed he should be second to no one, so he took #0 instead.
  26. A rare Apple-1 computer built in Steve Jobs’ garage in the summer of 1976 was sold at an auction in 2014 for US$905,000.
  27. In 1986, Apple launched a clothing line.
  28. Jony Ive sticks to the same shirt every time.cfc42621
  29. Apple made the first mass-market colour digital camera.
  30. The name iPod was inspired by 2001: A Space Odyssey.

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2 comments

  1. Pradeep Singh · November 1, 2015

    I had no idea there were still surprises to be revealed about Apple!

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