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    In a biographical, production film, “Steve Jobs,” directed by Danny Boyle, Steve Jobs purpose is to design an archetype PC specifically for the education market, but he encounters personal and professional obstacles in the process. The following film is arranged into three different scenarios from the time span of 1984 through 1998 diving into the career of a notable innovator and Apple Inc. co-founder, Steve Jobs. Correspondingly, each scene commences immediately prior to the launch of the cutting-edge and fundamental product: the Apple Macintosh, the NeXT Computer and the iMac. Throughout 1984, the Apple Macintosh 128K, the original Macintosh designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc., voice demo declines moments before its revelation…

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    Apple's Utilitarianism

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    The first television advertisement from then Apple Computer, Inc. aired in 1984 to introduce the Apple Macintosh 128k during Super Bowl XVIII. The advertisement, entitled “1984” is reminiscent of George Orwell’s popular novel 1984. In the ad, a young woman is being chased by four police officers, presumably the Thought Police from Orwell’s novel, as she runs towards a large screen with a man giving a speech to a large mass of emotionless prisoners, oddly reminiscent of Big Brother. As the…

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    Buying a computer for personal use has always been somewhat of a daunting task even for those of us that are more technically savvy. Many laptop manufacturers exist and while they mostly all use Microsoft Windows as their operating system they almost all use different materials, and laptop components as well as different standards of build quality and customer service. Apple Computers takes the guesswork out of choosing a laptop. Apple offers a laptop, The MacBook Pro, that is made of high…

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    Was It Worth It Mac? Apple products are known the world around, but do they really deserve the popularity and recognition they receive? Apple was founded by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak in 1977 and went public in 1980 (Finkle, and Mallin). Soon after opening the company released some wonderful new products. In 1977 the Apple II was introduced and was the first of the PCs, in 1991 they set the standard for laptops and in 2007 they released the world changing iPhone (Cusumano). Being a front…

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    Apple and Samsung, two of the leading gadget developers in the market, did not become successful overnight. Apple started as a small company founded by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. Their objective was to build computers at a time where computers were only accessible to the wealthy (O’Grady 2). The first product lines Apple released were Apple I, Apple II and Macintosh. The company also experimented with different kinds of products but failed to attract consumers, leading the company to near…

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    A Case Study of Apple Inc. Using the SWOT and PESTEL Analysis SWOT Analysis The acronym SWOT stands for strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats. The SWOT Analysis is used to evaluate a company’s “current situation and future prospects by simultaneously considering internal and external factors” (Rothaermel, pg. 130). Companies use the SWOT analysis because it allows them to company to utilize its internal strengths to take advantage of its external opportunities, while lessoning…

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    The Apple Inc (since 1976) company is well known for its advancement in computer technology and rapid new innovations created with optimal performance. Governed by the one of the founders Steve Jobs, he used strategic planning to simplify a basic mission for Apple to provide easy to use computers to the global market. He implemented strategic management in order to manage the organizational structure and work place. Strategic management is a continuous process that directs an organizational…

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    Former CEO and founder of Apple Inc., Steve Jobs was man of many talents and virtues. Although Steve Jobs was very honorable, there was a time in his life he failed to uphold a commitment. Initially he publicly denied that Lisa Brennan was his daughter. He kept denying this until he was fired from Apple. After being fired he brought his daughter back into his life and eventually got himself back as CEO of Apple. Similarly in both the “Wife of Bath’s tale” of Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales and Sir…

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    It currently is the 21st century, yet the idea of interracial relationships still strikes us as surprising. Sure, we have moved great lengths in technology to transform an apple into a refined, inedible device that has an intellect greater than the most of us. However, interracial couples receive far too many forced smiles and nods of approval when seen, as if such public consent is keeping that couple’s love alive. Furthermore, the public represents white society’s imposed views about…

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    Steve Jobs and the Wright brothers are both well known inventors and innovators. Even though we may use their products almost every day, we don’t always recognize what it would be like if these people didn’t create what they did. Steve Jobs is the creator of one of the most popular electronic companies, Apple. Which started out very small and then flourished into a very well known company, creating many new products each year. The Wright Brothers created something that is also very well known…

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