Steve Jobs named the company Apple because the name Apple before Atari in a Phone book. Atari was a company that Jobs worked for before starting Apple.
Before starting apple, Steve jobs and his apple co-founder Steve Wozniak used to build and sell digital blue boxes for $100 that could hack telephone systems and allows them to make calls to any number in the world.
Steve Jobs made his salary $1 per year since he became Apple’s lead executive in 1997. After that many tech founders like Mark Zuckerberg, Larry page and more joined $1 salary club.
In an Interview Steve Jobs confessed that he used to take LSD in his younger days and also mentioned his experience with the drug was one of the most important things he had done in his life.
In 1985, Jobs was fired from Apple, the company he started from scratch, due to the fallout between Steve, and former Pepsi CEO John Sculley who was Apple’s CEO at that time.
After leaving Apple, Steve bought The Graphics Group (now Pixar) for $10 Million and sold it to Disney in 2006 for $7.4 billion. Pixar has made block buster movies like Toy Story, Finding nemo and more.
Steve drove Mercedes SL55 AMG car without any licence plate for years.
Steve Jobs Called Google's Vic Gundotra on a Sunday Evening and said him the second ‘O’ in Google didn't have the right yellow gradient and wants to get it fixed as soon as possible.
Steve Jobs denied paternity on his first child, Lisa, claiming he was sterile.
A secretary told Steve Jobs she was late for work because her car wouldn’t start – Jobs came back the same afternoon and threw her a set of keys to a brand new Jaguar saying: “Here, don’t be late anymore.”
One more fact
Steve jobs left a dent to the universe and he is buried in an unmarked grave.