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Apple Inc.

Apple Inc. is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services.

Cupertino, California

Cupertino (KOOP-ər-TEEN-oh) is a city in Santa Clara County, California, directly west of San Jose on the western edge of the Santa Clara Valley with portions extending into the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Cupertino, California

in respect to the percentage of high school and college graduates. it is known as the home of apple inc.

Big Four tech companies

The Big Four tech companies or Big Tech, also called the Gang of Four, the Four Horsemen, GAFA, are the four US multinational online service or computer and software companies that dominate cyberspace since the 2010s: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple.

Amazon (company)

Amazon.com, Inc. is an American multinational technology company based in Seattle that focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence.

Amazon (company)

it is considered one of the big four tech companies, along with google, apple, and facebook.

Google

Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware.

Google

it is considered one of the big four technology companies, alongside amazon, apple, and facebook.

Technology company

A technology company (often tech company) is a type of business entity that focuses mainly on the development and manufacturing of technology products or providing technology as a service.

Technology company

apple inc.

Big Four tech companies

companies or Big Tech, also called the Gang of Four, the Four Horsemen, GAFA, are the four US multinational online service or computer and software companies that dominate cyberspace since the 2010s: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple

IPod

The iPod is a line of portable media players and multi-purpose pocket computers designed and marketed by Apple Inc.

Apple Watch

Apple Watch is a line of smartwatches designed, developed, marketed and sold by Apple Inc.

Amazon (company)

is an American multinational technology company based in Seattle that focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence

Apple TV

Apple TV is a digital media player and microconsole developed and sold by Apple Inc.

HomePod

HomePod is a smart speaker developed by Apple Inc. the company's second speaker after the iPod Hi-Fi.

Google

was founded in September 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while they were Ph

AirPods

AirPods are wireless Bluetooth earbuds created by Apple.

IPad

iPad (EYE-pad) is a line of tablet computers designed, developed and marketed by Apple Inc. which run the iOS and iPadOS mobile operating systems.

IPad

ipad ( eye-pad) is a line of tablet computers designed, developed and marketed by apple inc.

Technology company

is a type of business entity that focuses mainly on the development and manufacturing of technology products or providing technology as a service

MacOS

macOS (previously Mac OS X and later OS X) is a series of proprietary graphical operating systems developed and marketed by Apple Inc. since 2001.

MacOS

previously mac os x and later os x) is a series of proprietary graphical operating systems developed and marketed by apple inc.

IPod

is a line of portable media players and multi-purpose pocket computers designed and marketed by Apple Inc

IPadOS

iPadOS is a mobile operating system created and developed by Apple Inc. for its iPad line of tablet computers.

TvOS

tvOS is an operating system developed by Apple Inc. for the 4th generation and later Apple TV digital media player.

Apple Watch

is a line of smartwatches designed, developed, marketed and sold by Apple Inc

WatchOS

watchOS is the operating system of the Apple Watch, developed by Apple Inc..

Safari (web browser)

Safari is a graphical web browser developed by Apple, based on the WebKit engine.

Apple TV

is a digital media player and microconsole developed and sold by Apple Inc

ITunes

iTunesis a media player, media library, Internet radio broadcaster, mobile device management utility, and the client app for iTunes Store, developed by Apple Inc.

ITunes

itunes () is a media player, media library, internet radio broadcaster, mobile device management utility, and the client app for itunes store, developed by apple inc.

HomePod

is a smart speaker developed by Apple Inc

Shazam (application)

Shazam is an application owned and developed by Apple Inc.

ILife

iLife is a software suite for macOS and iOS developed by Apple Inc.

AirPods

are wireless Bluetooth earbuds created by Apple

Logic Pro

Logic Pro is a digital audio workstation (DAW) and MIDI sequencer software application for the macOS platform.

Logic Pro

apple acquired emagic in 2002 and logic was renamed to logic pro.

IPad

is a line of tablet computers designed, developed and marketed by Apple Inc

IWork

iWork is an office suite of applications created by Apple Inc. for its macOS and iOS operating systems, and also available cross-platform through the iCloud website.

Final Cut Pro

Final Cut Pro is a series of non-linear video editing software programs first developed by Macromedia Inc. and later Apple Inc.

MacOS

is a series of proprietary graphical operating systems developed and marketed by Apple Inc

ITunes Store

The iTunes Store is a software-based online digital media store operated by Apple Inc. that opened on April 28, 2003, as a result of Steve Jobs's push to open a digital marketplace for music.

Xcode

Xcode is an integrated development environment (IDE) for macOS containing a suite of software development tools developed by Apple for developing software for macOS, iOS, iPadOS, watchOS, and tvOS.

IPadOS

is a mobile operating system created and developed by Apple Inc

App Store (iOS)

The App Store is a digital distribution platform, developed and maintained by Apple Inc. for mobile apps on its iOS operating system.

App Store (macOS)

The App Store (also known as the Mac App Store) is a digital distribution platform for macOS apps, created and maintained by Apple Inc.

TvOS

is an operating system developed by Apple Inc

Apple Music

Apple Music is a music and video streaming service developed by Apple Inc.

IMessage

iMessage is an instant messaging service developed by Apple Inc.

WatchOS

is the operating system of the Apple Watch, developed by Apple Inc

Apple Store

Apple Store is a chain of retail stores owned and operated by Apple Inc.

Apple TV+

Apple TV+ is an over-the-top ad-free subscription video on demand web television service of Apple Inc. that debuted on November 1, 2019.

Safari (web browser)

is a graphical web browser developed by Apple, based on the WebKit engine

AppleCare

AppleCare+ is Apple's brand name for extended warranty and technical support plans for their devices.

ICloud

iCloud is a cloud storage and cloud computing service from Apple Inc. launched on October 12, 2011.

ITunes

was required for updating mobile apps

Apple Card

Apple Card is a credit card created by Apple Inc. but developed by Goldman Sachs, designed primarily to be used with Apple Pay on Apple devices such as an iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, or Mac.

Apple Pay

Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc. that allows users to make payments in person, in iOS apps, and on the web.

Shazam (application)

is an application owned and developed by Apple Inc

Steve Jobs

Steven Paul Jobs (February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011) was an American business magnate, industrial designer, investor, and media proprietor.

Steve Jobs

he was the chairman, chief executive officer (ceo), and co-founder of apple inc.

ILife

is a software suite for macOS and iOS developed by Apple Inc

Steve Wozniak

Stephen Gary Wozniak (born August 11, 1950), known as simply Woz, is an American electronics engineer, programmer, philanthropist, and technology entrepreneur.

Steve Wozniak

in 1976 he co-founded apple inc.

Logic Pro

is a digital audio workstation (DAW) and MIDI sequencer software application for the macOS platform

Ronald Wayne

Ronald Wayne (born May 17, 1934) is a retired American electronics industry worker.

Ronald Wayne

he co-founded apple computer company (now apple inc.

IWork

is an office suite of applications created by Apple Inc

Apple I

The Apple Computer 1, originally released as the Apple Computer, also known later as the Apple I, or Apple-1, is a desktop computer released by the Apple Computer Company (now Apple Inc.) in 1976.

Apple II

The Apple II (stylized as apple ]is an 8-bit home computer and one of the world's first highly successful mass-produced microcomputer products, designed primarily by Steve Wozniak (Steve Jobs oversaw the development of the Apple II's foam-molded plastic case and Rod Holt developed the switching power supply).

Apple II

it was introduced by jobs and wozniak at the 1977 west coast computer faire and was the first consumer product sold by apple computer, inc.

Final Cut Pro

is a series of non-linear video editing software programs first developed by Macromedia Inc

Macintosh 128K

The Macintosh 128K, originally released as the Apple Macintosh, is the original Apple Macintosh personal computer.

NeXT

NeXT, Inc. (later NeXT Computer, Inc. and NeXT Software, Inc.) was an American computer and software company founded in 1985 by Apple Computer co-founder Steve Jobs.

ITunes Store

is a software-based online digital media store operated by Apple Inc

Microsoft Windows

Microsoft Windows, commonly referred to as Windows, is a group of several proprietary graphical operating system families, all of which are developed and marketed by Microsoft.

Microsoft Windows

apple came to see windows as an unfair encroachment on their innovation in gui development as implemented on products such as the lisa and macintosh (eventually settled in court in microsoft's favor in 1993).

Xcode

is an integrated development environment (IDE) for macOS containing a suite of software development tools developed by Apple for developing software for macOS, iOS, iPadOS, watchOS, and tvOS

Intel

Intel Corporation (commonly known as Intel and stylized as intel) is an American multinational corporation and technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California, in the Silicon Valley.

Intel

intel supplies processors for computer system manufacturers such as apple, lenovo, hp, and dell.

App Store (iOS)

is a digital distribution platform, developed and maintained by Apple Inc

Gil Amelio

Gilbert Frank Amelio (born March 1, 1943) is an American technology executive.

Gil Amelio

amelio worked at bell labs, fairchild semiconductor, and the semiconductor division of rockwell international, and was a ceo of national semiconductor and apple inc.

App Store (macOS)

is a digital distribution platform for macOS apps, created and maintained by Apple Inc

Tim Cook

Timothy Donald Cook (born November 1, 1960) is an American business executive and industrial engineer.

Tim Cook

cook is the chief executive officer of apple inc.

Apple Music

is a music and video streaming service developed by Apple Inc

IMac G3

The iMac G3, originally released as the iMac, is a series of Macintosh personal computers designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple Computer, Inc. from 1998 to 2003.

Jony Ive

Sir Jonathan Paul "Jony" Ive, KBE, HonFREng, RDI (born 27 February 1967) is a British industrial, product and architectural designer who is the former Chief Design Officer (CDO) of Apple Inc. and the serving Chancellor of the Royal College of Art in London.

IMessage

is an instant messaging service developed by Apple Inc

Criticism of Apple Inc.

Apple Inc. is a multinational American technology company which sells consumer electronics that have been claimed by critics to combine stolen and/or purchased designs that it claims are its own original creations.

Apple Store

is a chain of retail stores owned and operated by Apple Inc