Apple Inc was created on January 3, 1977. Apple inc is a company that focuses on mobile communication and media devices, personal computers and portable digital music players. The Company sells a range of related software, services, accessories, networking solutions and third-party digital content and applications. The Apple technological brand consists of iPhone, iPad, Mac, iPod, Apple Watch, Apple TV. Apple sells and promotes and hosts different kinds of applications and services created by other third parties through the iTunes Store, App Store, Mac App Store, television APP Store, iBooks Store and Apple Music (collectively Internet Services). Apple products can be sold anywhere from its retail stores, online stores and direct sales force through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers and value-added resellers.
Apple also has various accessories that they sell that is compatible with their products Apple products are bought by small and mid-sized businesses and education, enterprise and government customers. Apple’s smartphone is referred to as the iPhone. The iPhone differs from other smartphones due to their unique ios operating system . iPhone holds features such as Siri, a voice activated intelligent assistant, and Apple Pay and touch ID on qualifying devices and now face id. Currently Apple’s most recent iphone release is the iPhone x. Apple has its own tablet that is referred to as the iPad. The types of iPads include iPad Pro, iPad Air and iPad mini. Apples computer is known as the Mac .
The Company’s portable computers include MacBook, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and MacBook Pro with Retina display.Apple TV connects to the television and enables them to access digital content directly for streaming video, playing music and games, and viewing photos. Content from Apple Music and other media services is also available on Apple TV. Apple TV allows streaming digital content from Mac and iOS devices through AirPlay. Apple TV runs on and tvOS operating system and is based on applications built for the television.
Apple Watch is a high tech watch that allows users to communicate in new ways from their wrist, track their health and fitness through activity and workout applications, and includes Siri and Apple Pay.The iPod is a line of portable digital music and media players, which includes iPod touch, iPod nano and iPod shuffle. The iPod is compatible with the iTunes Store, App Store and iBooks Store for purchasing and playing digital content and applications. iOS is the Company’s multi-touch operating system that serves as the foundation for iOS devices.
The tvOS incorporates new Siri capabilities that allow searching across more applications and services.Apple has multiple applications such as iLife, iWork and other software, including Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X and FileMaker Pro. iLife is the Company’s consumer-oriented digital lifestyle software applications suite included with all Mac computers and features iMovie, a digital video editing applications, and GarageBand, a music creation application that allows users to play, record and create music. iWork is the Company’s integrated productivity suite included with all Mac computers and is designed to help users create, present and publish documents through Pages, presentations through Keynote and spreadsheets through Numbers.
The Company also has multi-touch versions of iLife and iWork applications designed specifically for use on iOS devices, which are available as free downloads for all new iOS devices.The iTunes Store, available for iOS devices, Mac and Windows personal computers and Apple TV, allows customers to purchase and download music and TV shows, rent or purchase movies and download free podcasts. The App Store, available for iOS devices, allows customers to discover and download applications and purchase in-applications content. The Mac applications Store, available for Mac computers, allows customers to discover, download and install Mac applications. The TV App Store allows customers access to applications and games specifically for the Apple TV. The iBookstore, available for iOS devices and Mac computers, features ebooks from major and independent publishers.
Apple Music offers users a listening experience with on-demand radio stations that evolve based on a user’s play or download activity and a subscription-based Internet streaming service that also provides access to the applications music library.iCloud is the Company’s cloud service, which stores music, photos, contacts, calendars, mail, documents and more, keeping them up-to-date and available across multiple iOS devices, Mac and Windows personal computers and Apple TV. iCloud services include iCloud Drive, iCloud Photo Library, Family Sharing, Find My iPhone, iPad or Mac, Find My Friends, Notes, iCloud Keychain and iCloud Backup for iOS devices. AppleCare offers a range of support options for the Company’s customers. The Company sells a variety of Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible and iOS-compatible accessories, including Apple TV, Apple Watch, Beats products, iPod, headphones, displays, storage devices, and various other connectivity and computing products and supplies. The Company offers AirPods, new wireless headphones that interact with Siri.