Steve Jobs never coded for Apple. According to Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, he didn’t do any original design and one of Apple’s earliest employees also stated that Woz was the inventor while Jobs was the marketing person.

Steve Jobs

This article is about the person. For other uses, see Steve Jobs (disambiguation).

Steven Paul Jobs (/dʒɒbz/; February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011) was an American business magnate, industrial designer, investor, and media proprietor. He was the chairman, chief executive officer (CEO), and co-founder of Apple Inc., the chairman and majority shareholder of Pixar, a member of The Walt Disney Company’s board of directors following its acquisition of Pixar, and the founder, chairman, and CEO of NeXT. Jobs is widely recognized as a pioneer of the personal computer revolution of the 1970s and 1980s, along with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.

Jobs was born in San Francisco, California, and put up for adoption. He was raised in the San Franc… Continue Reading (52 minute read)

4 thoughts on “Steve Jobs never coded for Apple. According to Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, he didn’t do any original design and one of Apple’s earliest employees also stated that Woz was the inventor while Jobs was the marketing person.”

  1. brucekeller

    Technically Apple didn’t really become the giant it is until after Jobs pt2. Apple was almost bankrupt if MS didn’t bail them out the first time around. It was the simple design and marketing of the iPod and iPhone that made them what they are.

  2. amalgaman

    I honestly thought this was really common knowledge.

    Then again, people still use Gates as an example of someone who came from nowhere and became rich.

  3. BoldeSwoup

    Everyone in the tech field knows that the “engineer CEOs” are actually good salesmen (Jobs, Musk, etc…)

  4. wizardlydray

    I wasn’t aware there were people that didn’t know this. Lol, that’s why Apple worked. Woz on the tech, Steve with the vision.

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