Apple’s co-founder changed how we view tech. A decade after his death, we’ve changed how we view the tech industry, too.
Apple CEO Steve Jobs was one of the most influential people in the tech world.
Few people figure in the story of Silicon Valley as prominently as Steve Jobs. After co-founding Apple in 1976, Jobs was famously fired from the company in 1985. His Shakespearean return, saving Apple from near-bankruptcy and setting it on the path to become one of the world’s most highly valued companies, has become one of the great American success stories.