12 Fun Facts about apple and iPhone – part I

1. When Steve Jobs accused Bill Gates of stealing from Apple, Gates said, “I think it’s more like we both had this rich neighbor named Xerox and I broke into his house to steal the TV set and found out that you had already stolen it.”

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2. When Apple began designating employee numbers, Steve Jobs was offended that Wozniak received #1 while he got #2. He believed he should be second to no one, so he took #0 instead.

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3. Siri was supposed to be for Android and BlackBerry phones before Siri Inc. was bought by Apple back in April of 2010.

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4. There’s a Bono in every iPhone. Look closely, and you’ll see that the Artists icon in your Music app is actually the silhouette of U2 singer Bono.

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5. Apple’s iPhone consumes US$0.25 worth of electricity per year if it’s fully charged once a day

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6.  According to calculations by Bloomberg, Apple is worth more than every Russian stock combined. The difference between the two now stands at a gaping $121 billion

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7. Samsung makes about 30% of the A8 chips that go into Apple’s iPhone 6

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8. If you use iTunes, you have already agreed not to use Apple products to create nuclear weapons.

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9. If you would have bought an iPhone in 1991, part by part, it would have cost you US$3.56 million.

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10. Every Apple iPhone ad displays the time as 9:41 AM, the time Steve Jobs unveiled it in 2007.

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11. Everything you say to Siri is sent to Apple, analyzed and stored.

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12. You have a better chance of getting accepted to Harvard University than getting a job at the Apple Store.

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