Steven Paul . He was born in San Francisco 24 feb , 1955 and died 5 oct 2011. he was the co-founder and chairman of Apple .
his success story .. 1984 , he announced the Macintosh as the first small computer with a graphical user interface..then he was fired from apple and said “The heaviness of being successful was replaced by the lightness of being a beginner again, less sure about everything. It freed me to enter one of the most creative periods of my life.”..
1985 , he founded NeXT ..1986 , he bought Graphics group called ” Pixar” , After years of unprofitability selling the Pixar image Computer. it contracted with Disney to produce a number of computer-animated feature films .The first film produced by the partnership, Toy Story, brought fame and critical acclaim to the studio when it was released in 1995. Over the next 15 years, under Pixar’s creative chief John Lasseter, the company would produce the box-office hits A Bug’s Life , Toy Story 2, Monsters Finding Nemo , The Incredibles Cars, Ratatouille , WALL-E , Up, and Toy Story 3. Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, Ratatouille, WALL-E, Up and Toy Story 3 ..
in 1996 , Apple bought NeXT ..1998 , Jobs terminated a number of projects, such as Newton, Cyberdog, and OpenDoc. Jobs also changed the licensing program for Macintosh clones, making it too costly for the manufacturers to continue making machines.Under Jobs’ guidance the company increased sales significantly with the introduction of the iMac and other new products >> IPod , Itunes , MacBook air , IPhone(2007) , IPad(2010) .. his Wealth : $8.3 billion in 2010, making him the 42nd wealthiest American
In August 2011, Jobs resigned as CEO of Apple, but remained at the company as chairman of the company’s board..
On October 5, 2011, Jobs’ family made a statement that he “died peacefully today”. Apple released a separate statement saying that “We are deeply saddened to announce that Steve Jobs passed away today”…