Steve Jobs was a half- Syrian: 10 facts you didn’t know about Steve Jobs

  1. Steve Jobs was adopted- He was adopted by Paul and Clara Jobs even though he always says “They (Paul and Clara Jobs) are 1000% my real parents”

  2. His biological father was Syrian- His fathers name was Abdulfattah Jandali and that basically means that he was also half-Syrian.

  3. He made the famous game Atari Breakout He made the game Atari Breakout which I also mentioned in my other post saying that whenever you type “Atari Breakout” in google images this game always comes up.ht_atari_breakout_jef_130514_wmain

  4. He lied to Steve Wozniak- When they made Atari Breakout, Wozniak and Jobs were going to split the pay 50-50. Atari gave Jobs $5000 to do the job. He told Wozniak that he got $700 so Wozniak took home $350 and Steve Jobs went with $4,650

  5. He never wrote a single line of code during his term at Apple

  6. He never ate any non vegetarian food except fish and was a Zen Buddhist.

  7. He threw the prototype of the iPod into an aquarium to prove that there were air bubbles and it could be made slimmer.

  8. His attention to detail- In January 2008 he called up Google’s vice president of engineering Vic Gundotra saying 

    So Vic, we have an urgent issue, one that I need addressed right away. I’ve already assigned someone from my team to help you, and I hope you can fix this tomorrow. I’ve been looking at the Google logo on the iPhone and I’m not happy with the icon. The second O in Google doesn’t have the right yellow gradient. It’s just wrong and I’m going to have Greg fix it tomorrow. Is that okay with you?


  9. Once a single mother was late for work because her car broke down. The result? Steve Jobs threw her the keys of his brand new Jaguar.


  10. He didn’t know about his biological sister, Mona Simpson until she was 25 and she was a famous author. 
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