The History Of Apple, In One Place

The Apple Timeline

July, 1976Apple I

Product Release

August, 1976Mike Markkula introduced to Steve Jobs

Employment

January, 1977Mike Markkula became Chairman

Employment

February, 1977Michael Scott became President

Employment

April, 1977Apple II

Product Release

September, 1977Apple I

Product Discontinued

June, 1978Disk II

Product Release

June, 1979Apple Writer 1.0

Product Release

June, 1979Apple SilenType

Product Release

June, 1979Ben & Howell Disk II

Product Release

June, 1979Apple II Ben & Howell

Product Release

June, 1979Apple II J-Plus

Product Release

June, 1979Apple II Plus

Product Release

June, 1979Apple II EuroPlus

Product Release

June, 1979Apple II

Product Discontinued

December, 1979The company had employed 250 people by this point

Employment

September, 1980Disk III

Product Release

September, 1980Monitor II (various third party)

Product Release

September, 1980Monitor III

Product Release

September, 1980Printer IIA (Centronics 779)

Product Release

September, 1980Modem IIB (Novation CAT)

Product Release

September, 1980Apple III

Product Release

December, 1980The company had employed over 1,000 people by this point

Employment

March, 1981Mike Markkula replaced Mike Scott as President, Steve Jobs became Chairman, Scott named Vice Chairman

Employment

September, 1981Apple ProFile

Product Release

December, 1981Apple III Revised

Product Release

December, 1981Apple III

Product Discontinued

October, 1982Apple SilenType

Product Discontinued

October, 1982Apple Letter Quality Printer

Product Release

October, 1982Apple Dot Matrix Printer

Product Release

December, 1982Bell & Howell Disk II

Product Discontinued

December, 1982Bell & Howell

Product Discontinued

December, 1982Apple II J-Plus

Product Discontinued

December, 1982Apple II EuroPlus

Product Discontinued

December, 1982Apple II Plus

Product Discontinued

January, 1983Apple Lisa

Product Release

January, 1983Apple IIe

Product Release

April, 1983John Sculley elected as new president and CEO

Employment

December, 1983Apple Letter Quality Printer

Product Discontinued

December, 1983Apple Dot Matrix Printer

Product Discontinued

December, 1983Apple III Revised

Product Discontinued

December, 1983Apple ImageWriter

Product Release

December, 1983Apple III Plus

Product Release

December, 198318-Page brochure distributed within magazines

Advertising

January, 1984Apple Lisa 2

Product Release

January, 1984Apple Lisa

Product Discontinued

January, 1984"1984" Television commercial launched Macintosh personal computer

Advertising

January, 1984MacPaint 1.0

Product Release

January, 1984MacWrite 1.0

Product Release

January, 1984Apple Modem 1200

Product Release

January, 1984Apple Modem 300

Product Release

January, 1984Macintosh (128k)

Product Release

January, 1984Macintosh External Disk Drive (400K)

Product Release

April, 1984Disk IIc

Product Release

April, 1984Apple Mouse IIc

Product Release

April, 1984Apple Scribe Printer

Product Release

April, 1984Apple III Plus

Product Discontinued

April, 1984Apple IIc

Product Release

May, 1984Disk III

Product Discontinued

May, 1984Disk II

Product Discontinued

May, 1984Apple DuoDisk 5.25

Product Release

June, 1984Apple ImageWriter Wide Carriage

Product Release

June, 1984Apple Color Plotter

Product Release

September, 1984Macintosh (128K)

Product Discontinued

September, 1984Macintosh 128K (revised)

Product Release

September, 1984Macintosh 512K

Product Release

November, 1984Spent $2.5m to buy all 4 pages in an issue of Newsweek

Advertising

December, 1984AppleColor 1000

Product Release

January, 1985Apple Lisa 2

Product Discontinued

January, 1985Apple LocalTalk Connector

Product Release

January, 1985Apple LaserWriter

Product Release

January, 1985Macintosh XL

Product Release

January, 1985 "Lemmings" Commercial aired at the Super Bowl

Advertising

February, 1985Wozniak resigned

Employment

March, 1985Apple IIe Enhanced

Product Release

March, 1985Apple IIe

Product Discontinued

March, 1985Number of employees reaches 5,700

Employment

April, 1985Apple Image Writer II

Product Release

April, 1985Apple Personal Modem

Product Release

April, 1985Macintosh XL

Product Discontinued

June, 1985Work force reduced by 20%

Employment

June, 1985Apple UniDesk 5.25

Product Release

September, 1985Apple ColorMonitor IIc

Product Release

September, 1985Apple ColorMonitor IIe

Product Release

September, 1985Apple UniDesk 3.5

Product Release

September, 1985Macintosh Hard Disk 20

Product Release

September, 1985Steve Jobs resigned

Employment

October, 1985Macintosh 128K (revised)

Product Discontinued

December, 1985Apple Mouse IIc

Product Discontinued

December, 1985Apple LaserWriter

Product Discontinued

December, 1985Apple Scribe Printer

Product Discontinued

December, 1985Apple ImageWriter

Product Discontinued

January, 1986Macintosh External Disk Drive (400K)

Product Discontinued

January, 1986Apple LaserWriter Plus

Product Release

January, 1986Macintosh 800K External Drive

Product Release

January, 1986Macintosh Plus

Product Release

April, 1986Macintosh 512Ke

Product Release

April, 1986Macintosh 512K

Product Discontinued

September, 1986AppleColor Composite Monitor

Product Release

September, 1986Apple Monochrome Monitor

Product Release

September, 1986AppleColor RGB Monitor

Product Release

September, 1986Apple 5.25? Drive

Product Release

September, 1986Apple 3.5? Drive

Product Release

September, 1986Apple Hard Disk 20SC

Product Release

September, 1986Apple IIc Memory Expansion

Product Release

September, 1986Apple IIc

Product Discontinued

September, 1986Apple UniDisk 5.25

Product Discontinued

September, 1986Apple IIGS

Product Release

January, 1987Apple UniDisk 3.5

Product Discontinued

January, 1987AppleShare Server 1.0

Product Release

January, 1987Apple IIe Enhanced

Product Release

January, 1987Apple IIe Platinum

Product Release

January, 1987Macintosh Plus (Platinum)

Product Release

March, 1987AppleColor Hi-Resolution RGB Monitor

Product Release

March, 1987Macintosh II

Product Release

March, 1987Macintosh SE

Product Release

August, 1987Apple Tape Backup 40SC

Product Release

August, 1987Apple PC 5.25? Drive

Product Release

August, 1987AppleFax Modem

Product Release

August, 1987ImageWriter LQ

Product Release

October, 1987Macintosh 512Ke

Product Discontinued

January, 1988Apple LaserWriter Family

Product Release

January, 1988Short film called "Pencil Test" released to 4tise the Macintosh ll

Advertising

March, 1988Apple CD SC

Product Release

March, 1988Network Innovations

Acquisition

June, 1988Orion Network Systems

Acquisition

June, 1988Styleware

Acquisition

July, 1988Nashoba Systems

Acquisition

August, 1988Apple Scanner

Product Release

September, 1988Apple IIc Plus

Product Release

September, 1988Macintosh IIx

Product Release

January, 1989Coral Software

Acquisition

January, 1989Macintosh SE/30

Product Release

March, 1989Apple Hi-Resolution Monochrome Display

Product Release

March, 1989Apple Macintosh Portrait Display

Product Release

March, 1989Macintosh IIcx

Product Release

March, 1989Apple Two Page Monochrome Monitor

Product Release

July, 1989Apple Modem 2400

Product Release

August, 1989Apple FDHD SuperDrive

Product Release

August, 1989Macintosh SE FDHD

Product Release

August, 1989Macintosh SE

Product Discontinued

September, 1989Ian W Diery joined as Senior Vice President

Employment

September, 1989Macintosh Portable

Product Release

September, 1989Macintosh IIci

Product Release

October, 1989"What's on your Powerbook?" campaign launched with print ads and TV 4ts

Advertising

October, 1989Apple IIGS (1 MB, ROM 3)

Product Release

January, 1990Michael Spindler promoted to Chief Operating Officer

Employment

January, 1990Entering video game console market

Rumour

January, 1990Macintosh II

Product Discontinued

March, 1990Macintosh IIfx

Product Release

June, 1990Robert Puette became President of Apple USA

Employment

September, 1990Apple IIc Plus

Product Discontinued

October, 1990Macintosh Plus

Product Discontinued

October, 1990Macintosh Plus (Platinum)

Product Discontinued

October, 1990Macintosh IIx

Product Discontinued

October, 1990Macintosh LC

Product Release

October, 1990Macintosh Classic

Product Release

October, 1990Macintosh SE FDHD

Product Discontinued

October, 1990Macintosh IIsi

Product Release

November, 1990Spindler became President of Apple Computer, Inc.

Employment

December, 1990ImageWriter LQ

Product Discontinued

February, 1991Macintosh Portable

Product Discontinued

February, 1991Macintosh Portable (backlit screen)

Product Release

March, 1991Apple IIe Card (requires Macintosh LC)

Product Release

March, 1991Macintosh IIcx

Product Discontinued

October, 1991Macintosh SE/30

Product Discontinued

October, 1991Macintosh Portable (backlit screen)

Product Discontinued

October, 1991Macintosh Classic II

Product Release

October, 1991Quadra 700

Product Release

October, 1991Quadra 900

Product Release

October, 1991Powerbook 100

Product Release

October, 1991Powerbook 140

Product Release

October, 1991Powerbook 170

Product Release

January, 1992Apple Writer 1.0

Product Discontinued

March, 1992Quadra 900

Product Discontinued

March, 1992Quadra 950

Product Release

March, 1992Macintosh LC II

Product Release

March, 1992Macintosh LC

Product Discontinued

August, 1992PowerBook 145

Product Release

August, 1992PowerBook 100

Product Discontinued

August, 1992PowerBook 140

Product Discontinued

September, 1992Macintosh Classic

Product Discontinued

October, 1992Macintosh IIvi

Product Release

October, 1992Macintosh IIvx

Product Release

October, 1992PowerBook 160

Product Release

October, 1992PowerBook 180

Product Release

October, 1992PowerBook Duo 210

Product Release

October, 1992PowerBook Duo 230

Product Release

October, 1992PowerBook 170

Product Discontinued

November, 1992Donald Norman joined company as an Apple Fellow

Employment

December, 1992AppleColor Hi-Resolution RGB Monitor

Product Discontinued

December, 1992Macintosh SE FDHD

Product Discontinued

December, 1992Apple Modem 2400

Product Discontinued

December, 1992Apple IIGS

Product Discontinued

December, 1992Apple IIGS (1 MB, ROM 3)

Product Discontinued

February, 1993Macintosh LC III / III+

Product Release

February, 1993Macintosh Color Classic

Product Release

February, 1993Centris 610

Product Release

February, 1993Centris 650

Product Release

February, 1993Quadra 800

Product Release

February, 1993PowerBook 165c

Product Release

February, 1993Macintosh IIvi

Product Discontinued

February, 1993Macintosh IIci

Product Discontinued

March, 1993Macintosh IIsi

Product Discontinued

March, 1993Quadra 700

Product Discontinued

March, 1993Macintosh LC II

Product Discontinued

March, 1993Workgroup Server 80

Product Release

March, 1993Workgroup Server 95

Product Release

March, 1993PowerCD

Product Release

March, 1993Apple Design Powered Speakers

Product Release

June, 1993Michael Spindler became CEO

Employment

June, 1993PowerBook 145b

Product Release

June, 1993PowerBook 180c

Product Release

June, 1993Macintosh LC 520

Product Release

July, 1993PowerBook 145

Product Discontinued

July, 1993Workgroup Server 60

Product Release

July, 1993Centris / Quadra 660AV

Product Release

July, 1993Quadra 840AV

Product Release

August, 1993Newton Mesge Pad

Product Release

August, 1993PowerBook 160

Product Discontinued

August, 1993PowerBook 165

Product Release

September, 1993Macintosh Classic II

Product Discontinued

October, 1993John Sculley resigned, Mike Markkula elected new Chairman

Employment

October, 1993Macintosh Color Classic II

Product Release

October, 1993Macintosh IIvx

Product Discontinued

October, 1993Macintosh TV

Product Release

October, 1993Quadra 605

Product Release

October, 1993Quadra 610

Product Release

October, 1993Quadra 650

Product Release

October, 1993PowerBook Duo 250

Product Release

October, 1993PowerBook Duo 270c

Product Release

October, 1993PowerBook Duo 210

Product Discontinued

October, 1993Centris 610

Product Discontinued

October, 1993Centris 650

Product Discontinued

November, 1993Apple IIe Platinum

Product Discontinued

December, 1993PowerBook 165c

Product Discontinued

February, 1994Macintosh LC 550

Product Release

February, 1994Macintosh 575

Product Release

February, 1994Apple QuickTake 100

Product Release

February, 1994Macintosh LC 520

Product Discontinued

February, 1994Macintosh LC III / III+

Product Discontinued

March, 1994Newton Message Pad

Product Discontinued

March, 1994Power Macintosh 6100

Product Release

March, 1994Power Macintosh 7100

Product Release

March, 1994Power Macintosh 8100

Product Release

March, 1994Quadra 800

Product Discontinued

March, 1994PowerBook 180c

Product Discontinued

April, 1994Workgroup Server 6150

Product Release

April, 1994Workgroup Server 8150

Product Release

April, 1994Workgroup Server 9150

Product Release

May, 1994PowerBook 520/c

Product Release

May, 1994PowerBook 540/c

Product Release

May, 1994PowerBook 550

Product Release

May, 1994PowerBook Duo 280

Product Release

May, 1994PowerBook Duo 280c

Product Release

May, 1994PowerBook 180

Product Discontinued

May, 1994Macintosh Color Classic

Product Discontinued

May, 1994PowerBook Duo 250

Product Discontinued

May, 1994PowerBook Duo 270c

Product Discontinued

July, 1994Steve Capps appointed Apple Fellow

Employment

July, 1994Quadra 630

Product Release

July, 1994PowerBook 150

Product Release

July, 1994Quadra 610

Product Discontinued

July, 1994Powerbook 145b

Product Discontinued

July, 1994PowerBook 165

Product Discontinued

July, 1994Quadra 840AV

Product Discontinued

July, 1994PowerBook Duo 230

Product Discontinued

September, 1994Centris / Quadra 660AV

Product Discontinued

September, 1994Quadra 650

Product Discontinued

October, 1994Quadra 605

Product Discontinued

November, 1994PowerBook Duo 280

Product Discontinued

December, 1994Pippin

Product Release

December, 1994The Pippin confirmed entrance into video console market

Rumour

December, 1994"The Martinetti's Bring Home a Computer" commercial introduced to sell the Macintosh

Advertising

January, 1995PowerCD

Product Discontinued

January, 1995Apple Design Powered Speakers

Product Discontinued

January, 1995Macintosh TV

Product Discontinued

January, 1995Apple QuickTake 100

Product Discontinued

January, 1995Power Macintosh 6200 / 6300

Product Release

February, 1995Marco Landi joined as President of Apple Europe

Employment

March, 1995Macintosh LC 550

Product Discontinued

April, 1995Macintosh LC 580

Product Release

April, 1995Power Macintosh/Performa 5200

Product Release

April, 1995Workgroup Server 95

Product Discontinued

April, 1995Macintosh LC 575

Product Discontinued

April, 1995Quadra 630

Product Discontinued

May, 1995Apple IIe Card (requires Macintosh LC)

Product Discontinued

June, 1995Power Macintosh 9500

Product Release

August, 1995Power Macintosh 7200

Product Release

August, 1995Power Macintosh 7500

Product Release

August, 1995Power Macintosh 8500

Product Release

August, 1995PowerBook 540/c

Product Discontinued

August, 1995PowerBook 190

Product Release

August, 1995Power Macintosh/Performa 5300

Product Release

August, 1995PowerBook 5300

Product Release

August, 1995PowerBook Duo 2300c

Product Release

September, 1995PowerBook 520/c

Product Discontinued

October, 1995Workgroup Server 6150

Product Discontinued

October, 1995Macintosh LC 580

Product Discontinued

October, 1995Quadra 950

Product Discontinued

October, 1995PowerBook 150

Product Discontinued

October, 1995Workgroup Server 80

Product Discontinued

October, 1995Workgroup Server 60

Product Discontinued

November, 1995Macintosh Color Classic II

Product Discontinued

January, 1996Steve Jobs returns to management

Employment

January, 1996PowerBook Duo 280c

Product Discontinued

January, 1996Power Macintosh 7100

Product Discontinued

February, 1996Apple Network Server 500

Product Release

February, 1996Apple Network Server 700/150

Product Release

February, 1996Power Macintosh 9500

Product Discontinued

February, 1996Power Macintosh 7500

Product Discontinued

February, 1996Power Macintosh 8500

Product Discontinued

February, 1996Workgroup Server 7250

Product Release

February, 1996Workgroup Server 8550

Product Release

February, 1996Workgroup Server 8150

Product Discontinued

February, 1996Workgroup Server 9150

Product Discontinued

March, 1996Performa 5260 / 5300

Product Release

April, 1996Performa 5400

Product Release

April, 1996Power Macintosh 7600

Product Release

April, 1996PowerBook 550

Product Discontinued

April, 1996Power Macintosh 7200

Product Discontinued

May, 1996Power Macintosh 6100

Product Discontinued

August, 1996Power Macintosh 8100

Product Discontinued

September, 1996PowerBook 190

Product Discontinued

September, 1996PowerBook 5300

Product Discontinued

October, 1996Power Macintosh/Performa 5200

Product Discontinued

October, 1996Apple Network Server 700/200

Product Release

October, 1996Performa 6360

Product Release

October, 1996Power Macintosh 6200 / 6300

Product Discontinued

October, 1996Performa 6400

Product Release

November, 1996Power Macintosh 4400

Product Release

November, 1996PoweBook 1400

Product Release

January, 1997"Think Different" slogan used in Campaign

Advertising

February, 1997PowerBook Duo 2300c

Product Discontinued

February, 1997NeXT

Acquisition

February, 1997Power Macintosh 5500

Product Release

February, 1997Power Macintosh 6500

Product Release

February, 1997Power Macintosh 7300

Product Release

February, 1997Power Macintosh 8600

Product Release

February, 1997Power Macintosh 9600

Product Release

February, 1997PowerBook 3400

Product Release

February, 1997Performa 5400

Product Discontinued

March, 1997Power Macintosh/Performa 5300

Product Discontinued

March, 1997eMate 300

Product Release

March, 1997Twentieth Anniversary Macintosh

Product Release

April, 1997Apple Network Server 500

Product Discontinued

April, 1997Apple Network Server 700/150

Product Discontinued

April, 1997Performa 5260 / 5300

Product Discontinued

April, 1997Apple Network Server 700/200

Product Discontinued

April, 1997Workgroup Server 7350

Product Release

April, 1997Workgroup Server 9650

Product Release

April, 1997Workgroup Server 7250

Product Discontinued

April, 1997Workgroup Server 8550

Product Discontinued

May, 1997Performa 6400

Product Discontinued

May, 1997PowerBook 2400c

Product Release

July, 1997Steve Jobs stepped in as the interim CEO

Employment

September, 1997Power Computing-Clone-Making

Acquisition

October, 1997Power Macintosh 7600

Product Discontinued

October, 1997Performa 6360

Product Discontinued

October, 1997Power Macintosh 4400

Product Discontinued

October, 1997Power Macintosh 4400

Product Discontinued

November, 1997Power Macintosh G3 desktop

Product Release

November, 1997Power Macintosh G3 minitower

Product Release

November, 1997PowerBook G3

Product Release

November, 1997Power Macintosh 7300

Product Discontinued

December, 1997Pippin

Product Discontinued

January, 1998Power Macintosh G3 AIO

Product Release

February, 1998Power Macintosh 8600

Product Discontinued

February, 1998eMate 300

Product Discontinued

March, 1998Macintosh Server G3

Product Release

March, 1998Workgroup Server 7350

Product Discontinued

March, 1998Workgroup Server 9650

Product Discontinued

March, 1998Power Macintosh 6500

Product Discontinued

March, 1998PowerBook 3400

Product Discontinued

March, 1998Twentieth Anniversary Macintosh

Product Discontinued

March, 1998PowerBook 2400c

Product Discontinued

March, 1998PowerBook G3

Product Discontinued

March, 1998Power Macintosh 9600

Product Discontinued

March, 1998Power Macintosh 5500

Product Discontinued

May, 1998PowerBook G3 series

Product Release

May, 1998PowerBook 1400

Product Discontinued

August, 1998iMac G3

Product Release

October, 1998Power Macintosh G3 AIO

Product Discontinued

January, 1999Macintosh Server G3

Product Discontinued

January, 1999Power Macintosh G3 (Blue & White)

Product Release

January, 1999Macintosh Server G3 (Blue & White)

Product Release

January, 1999Power Macintosh G3 desktop

Product Discontinued

January, 1999Power Macintosh G3 minitower

Product Discontinued

January, 1999Xemplar Education

Acquisition

May, 1999PowerBook G3 (?Lombard?)

Product Release

May, 1999PowerBook G3 series

Product Discontinued

May, 1999iMac G3

Product Discontinued

July, 1999iBook

Product Release

July, 1999AirPort (802.11b, ?Graphite?)

Product Release

August, 1999Macintosh Server G4

Product Release

August, 1999Macintosh Server G3 (Blue & White)

Product Discontinued

September, 1999Cinema Display (22?)

Product Release

October, 1999iMac (slot loading)

Product Release

October, 1999Power Macintosh G4 Graphite

Product Release

October, 1999Power Macintosh G3 (Blue & White)

Product Discontinued

November, 1999Raycer Graphics

Acquisition

January, 2000Introducing small, square Mac tower with no monitor

Rumour

January, 2000SoundJam MP

Acquisition

January, 2000NetSelector

Acquisition

February, 2000PowerBook (?Pismo?)

Product Release

February, 2000PowerBook G3 ("Lombard")

Product Discontinued

April, 2000Astarte-DVD Authoring Software

Acquisition

July, 2000Power Macintosh G4 Cube

Product Release

July, 2000Power Mac G4 Cube confirmed small, square Mac tower with no monitor was introduced

Rumour

July, 2000Cinema Display (22?)

Product Release

July, 2000Macintosh Server G4

Product Discontinued

July, 2000Cinema Display (22")

Product Discontinued

September, 2000iBook (FireWire)

Product Release

September, 2000iBook

Product Discontinued

January, 2001Bluefish Labs

Acquisition

January, 2001"A thousand songs in your pocket" campaign released

Advertising

January, 2001PowerBook G4 Titanium

Product Release

January, 2001PowerBook ("Pismo")

Product Discontinued

May, 2001iBook (white)

Product Release

May, 2001Bluebuzz

Acquisition

July, 2001Power Macintosh G4 Cube

Product Discontinued

July, 2001Spruce Technologies

Acquisition

July, 2001Power Macintosh G4 Quicksilver

Product Release

September, 2001Server G4 Quicksilver

Product Release

September, 2001iBook (FireWire)

Product Discontinued

October, 2001iPod (1st gen)

Product Release

November, 2001AirPort (802.11b, "Graphite")

Product Discontinued

December, 2001PowerSchool

Acquisition

January, 2002iMac G4 15"

Product Release

January, 2002iBook (14")

Product Release

January, 2002iMac (slot loading)

Product Discontinued

February, 2002Nothing Real

Acquisition

April, 2002Zayante

Acquisition

April, 2002eMac

Product Release

May, 2002Xserve

Product Release

May, 2002Server G4 Quicksilver

Product Discontinued

June, 2002"Switch" campaign introduced to encourage people to change from using Microsoft Windows to Mac

Advertising

June, 2002Silicon Grail Corp-Chalice

Acquisition

June, 2002Propel Software

Acquisition

June, 2002Prismo Graphics

Acquisition

July, 2002Emagic

Acquisition

July, 2002iMac G4 17"

Product Release

July, 2002iPod (2nd gen)

Product Release

July, 2002iPod (st gen)

Product Discontinued

August, 2002Power Macintosh G4 MDD

Product Release

August, 2002Power Macintosh G4 Quicksilver

Product Discontinued

August, 2002Macintosh Server G4 MDD

Product Release

January, 2003"Silhouettes dancing" 4t released

Advertising

January, 2003PowerBook G4 Aluminium (12?)

Product Release

January, 2003PowerBook G4 Aluminium (17?)

Product Release

January, 2003Cinema Display (22")

Product Discontinued

January, 2003Macintosh Server G4 MDD

Product Discontinued

February, 2003Xserve slot loading

Product Release

February, 2003Xserve Cluster Node

Product Release

February, 2003Xserve

Product Discontinued

April, 2003iPod (3rd gen)

Product Release

April, 2003iPod (2nd gen)

Product Discontinued

June, 2003Power Macintosh G5

Product Release

September, 2003PowerBook G4 Aluminum (15?)

Product Release

September, 2003PowerBook G4 Titanium

Product Discontinued

October, 2003iBook (white)

Product Discontinued

October, 2003iBook G4 (12? / 14?)

Product Release

October, 2003iBook (14")

Product Discontinued

November, 2003iMac G4 20?

Product Release

January, 2004U2 featured in "Silhouettes dancing" ads

Advertising

January, 2004Xserve G5

Product Release

January, 2004Xserve Cluster Node G5

Product Release

January, 2004iPod Mini (1st gen)

Product Release

January, 2004Xserve Cluster Node

Product Discontinued

January, 2004Xserve slot loading

Product Discontinued

January, 2004iPod+HP

Product Release

June, 2004AirPort Express (802.11g)

Product Release

June, 2004Power Macintosh G5 FX

Product Release

June, 2004Power Macintosh G4 MDD

Product Discontinued

June, 2004Power Macintosh G5

Product Discontinued

June, 2004Cinema Display (20")

Product Release

June, 2004Cinema Display (23")

Product Release

June, 2004Cinema Display (30")

Product Release

July, 2004iPod (4th gen)

Product Release

July, 2004iPod (3rd gen)

Product Discontinued

August, 2004iMac G5 17"

Product Release

August, 2004iMac G5 20"

Product Release

August, 2004iMac G4 15"

Product Discontinued

August, 2004iMac G4 17"

Product Discontinued

August, 2004iMac G4 20"

Product Discontinued

September, 2004iPod Photo

Product Release

January, 2005Mac OS X on Intel machines

Rumour

January, 2005iPod with video playback

Rumour

January, 2005Flash-based iPod

Rumour

January, 2005Video Sales at iTunes Store

Rumour

January, 2005"Silhouettes dancing" gets a remake

Advertising

January, 2005Mac Mini

Product Release

January, 2005iPod Shuffle (1st gen)

Product Release

January, 2005Flash-based iPod confirmed with iPod Shuffle (1st Gen)

Rumour

February, 2005iPod Mini (1st gen)

Product Discontinued

February, 2005iPod Mini (2nd gen)

Product Release

March, 2005Schemasoft

Acquisition

April, 2005FingerWorks

Acquisition

June, 2005iPod Photo

Product Discontinued

June, 2005iPod+HP

Product Discontinued

September, 2005iPod Mini (2nd Gen)

Product Discontinued

September, 2005iPod Photo

Product Discontinued

October, 2005iPod (4th gen)

Product Discontinued

October, 2005iPod (5th gen)

Product Release

October, 2005iPod with video playback confirmed with iPod (5th Gen)

Rumour

October, 2005Video Sales available on iTunes

Rumour

October, 2005Power Macintosh G5 dual core

Product Release

October, 2005Power Macintosh G5 FX

Product Discontinued

January, 2006"I'm a MAC, I'm a PC" campaign introduced

Advertising

January, 2006Full-length movie sales on iTunes Store

Rumour

January, 2006iMac (Early 2006)

Product Release

January, 2006iPod Radio Remote

Product Release

January, 2006iMac G5 17"

Product Discontinued

February, 2006PowerBook G4 Aluminum (15")

Product Discontinued

February, 2006MacBook Pro (15?)

Product Release

February, 2006Mac Mini Core Solo

Product Release

February, 2006Mac Mini Core Duo

Product Release

February, 2006Mac Mini

Product Discontinued

March, 2006iMac G5 20"

Product Discontinued

April, 2006Apple Remote Desktop 3

Product Release

April, 2006MacBook Pro (17?)

Product Release

April, 2006PowerBook G4 Aluminum (17")

Product Discontinued

May, 2006MacBook

Product Release

May, 2006iBook G4 (12" / 14")

Product Discontinued

May, 2006PowerBook G4 Aluminum (12")

Product Discontinued

July, 2006eMac

Product Discontinued

July, 2006Nike+iPod

Product Release

July, 2006Shake 4

Product Release

August, 2006Mac Pro

Product Release

August, 2006Xserve (Intel)

Product Release

August, 2006Xserve G5

Product Discontinued

August, 2006Xserve Cluster Node G5

Product Discontinued

August, 2006Power Macintosh G5 dual core

Product Discontinued

September, 2006iMac (Early 2006)

Product Discontinued

September, 2006Mac Mini Core Solo

Product Discontinued

September, 2006iMac

Product Release

September, 2006iPad Shuffle

Product Release

September, 2006Full-length movie sales available on iTunes Store

Rumour

September, 2006iPod Shuffle (1st gen)

Product Discontinued

October, 2006Silicon Color

Acquisition

December, 2006Proximity

Acquisition

January, 2007iPhone to be released

Rumour

January, 2007iPod with big screen filling entire front for movie playback

Rumour

March, 2007Apple TV (1st gen)

Product Release

June, 2007iPhone (1st generation)

Product Release

August, 2007iMac

Product Release

August, 2007Apple Mighty Mouse

Product Release

August, 2007Apple Keyboard with Numeric Keypad

Product Release

August, 2007Apple Wireless Keyboard (Aluminum)

Product Release

August, 2007Mac Mini (Mid 2007)

Product Release

August, 2007iMac (Mid 2006)

Product Discontinued

August, 2007Mac Mini Core Duo

Product Discontinued

September, 2007iPod Nano (3rd gen)

Product Release

September, 2007iPod Classic (6th gen)

Product Release

September, 2007iPod Touch (1st gen)(8 & 16 GB)

Product Release

September, 2007iPod with big screen confirmed with iPod Touch (1st Gen)

Rumour

September, 2007iPod (5th gen)

Product Discontinued

September, 2007Logic Studio

Product Release

October, 2007Mac OS X Leopard (10.5)

Product Release

October, 2007Mac OS X Server (10.5)

Product Release

November, 2007Final Cut Express 4

Product Release

January, 2008Movie rentals on iTunes Store

Rumour

January, 2008An ultra-light subnotebook to be introduced

Rumour

January, 2008Xserve

Product Release

January, 2008Mac Pro

Product Release

January, 2008Xserve (Intel)

Product Discontinued

January, 2008Mac Pro

Product Discontinued

January, 2008MacBook Air

Product Release

January, 2008Ultra-light subnotebook confirmed with MacBook Air

Rumour

January, 2008MacBook Air External SuperDrive

Product Release

January, 2008Movie rentals available on iTunes Store

Rumour

February, 2008Aperture 2

Product Release

February, 2008Xsan 2

Product Release

February, 2008MacBook (Early 2008)

Product Release

February, 2008MacBook Pro (15?) (Early 2008)

Product Release

February, 2008MacBook Pro (17") (Early 2008)

Product Release

February, 2008MacBook

Product Discontinued

February, 2008MacBook Pro (17")

Product Discontinued

February, 2008MacBook Pro (15?)

Product Discontinued

February, 2008iPod Touch (1st Gen) (32 GB)

Product Release

February, 2008Time Capsule (1st Gen)

Product Release

March, 2008Airport Express (802.11n) (1st Gen)

Product Release

April, 2008Final Cut Studio 2

Product Release

April, 2008P.A. Semi

Acquisition

April, 2008iMac (Mid 2007)

Product Discontinued

April, 2008iMac (Early 2008)

Product Release

May, 2008Logic Express 8

Product Release

July, 2008MobileMe

Product Release

July, 2008iPhone 3G (8GB)

Product Release

July, 2008iPhone (1st generation)

Product Discontinued

July, 2008iPhone 3G (16GB)

Product Release

September, 2008iPod Nano (3rd gen)

Product Discontinued

September, 2008iPod Nano (4th Gen)

Product Release

September, 2008iPod Classic (6th Gen) (120 GB)

Product Release

September, 2008iPod Touch (2nd Gen) (8 GB)

Product Release

September, 2008iPod Touch (2nd Gen) (16&32 GB)

Product Release

September, 2008iPod Touch (1st Gen) (8 & 16 GB)

Product Discontinued

September, 2008iPod Touch (1st Gen) (32 GB)

Product Discontinued

September, 2008iPod Classic (6th gen)

Product Discontinued

September, 2008In-Ear Headphones

Product Release

September, 2008Final Cut Server

Product Release

October, 2008MacBook Air (Late 2008)

Product Release

October, 2008MacBook (Late 2008) (White)

Product Release

October, 2008MacBook (Late 2008) (Aluminum)

Product Release

October, 2008MacBook Pro (Late 2008) (15")

Product Release

October, 2008LED Cinema Display

Product Release

October, 2008MacBook (Early 2008)

Product Discontinued

October, 2008MacBook Pro (15?) (Early 2008)

Product Discontinued

October, 2008MacBook Air (Early 2008)

Product Discontinued

October, 2008Bento 2.0

Product Release

January, 2009MacBook Pro (Early 2009)

Product Release

January, 2009iWork '09

Product Release

January, 2009MacBook Pro (17") (Early 2008)

Product Discontinued

January, 2009FileMaker Pro 10

Product Release

January, 2009iLife '09

Product Release

January, 2009MacBook (Late 2008) (White)

Product Discontinued

January, 2009MacBook (Early 2009) (White)

Product Release

March, 2009Mac Mini (Early 2009)

Product Release

March, 2009iMac (Early 2009)

Product Release

March, 2009Mac Pro (Early 2009)

Product Release

March, 2009Time Capsule (2nd Gen) (500 GB)

Product Release

March, 2009Time Capsule (2nd Gen) (1 TB)

Product Release

March, 2009AirPort Extreme 802.11n (3rd Gen)

Product Release

March, 2009Mac Pro (Early 2008)

Product Discontinued

March, 2009iMac (Early 2008)

Product Discontinued

March, 2009Time Capsule (1st Gen)

Product Discontinued

March, 2009Mac Mini (2007)

Product Discontinued

March, 2009Apple Keyboard (short)

Product Release

March, 2009iPod Shuffle (3rd Gen) (4 GB)

Product Release

March, 2009iPod Shuffle (2nd Gen)

Product Discontinued

April, 2009Xserve (2009)

Product Release

April, 2009Xserve (Early 2008)

Product Discontinued

May, 2009MacBook (Mid 2009)

Product Release

May, 2009MacBook (Early 2009) (White)

Product Discontinued

June, 2009MacBook Pro (Mid 2009)

Product Release

June, 2009MacBook (Late 2008) (Aluminum)

Product Discontinued

June, 2009MacBook Pro (Late 2008) (15")

Product Discontinued

June, 2009MacBook Pro (Early 2009) (17")

Product Discontinued

June, 2009MacBook Air (Late 2008)

Product Discontinued

June, 2009MacBook Air (Mid 2009)

Product Release

June, 2009iPhone 3G (16GB)

Product Discontinued

June, 2009iPhone 3GS (16 & 32 GB)

Product Release

June, 2009iPod Radio Remote

Product Discontinued

July, 2009Placebase

Acquisition

July, 2009Final Cut Stduio 3

Product Release

July, 2009Final Cut Server 1.5

Product Release

July, 2009Logic Studio 2

Product Release

July, 2009Final Cut Express 4

Product Discontinued

July, 2009Final Cut Studio 2

Product Discontinued

July, 2009Logic Express 8

Product Discontinued

July, 2009Final Cut Server

Product Discontinued

July, 2009Logic Studio

Product Discontinued

July, 2009Logic Express 9

Product Release

July, 2009Time Capsule (2nd Gen) (2 TB)

Product Release

July, 2009Time Capsule (2nd Gen) (500 GB)

Product Discontinued

July, 2009Shake 4

Product Discontinued

August, 2009Mac OS X Snow Leopard (10.6)

Product Release

August, 2009Mac OS X Server (10.6)

Product Release

August, 2009Mac OS X Leopard (10.5)

Product Discontinued

August, 2009Mac OS X Server (10.5)

Product Discontinued

September, 2009iPod Nano (5th Gen)

Product Release

September, 2009iPod Classic (6th Gen) (160 GB)

Product Release

September, 2009iPod Touch (3rd Gen)

Product Release

September, 2009iPod Classic (6th Gen) (120 GB)

Product Discontinued

September, 2009iPod Touch (2nd Gen) (16&32 GB)

Product Discontinued

September, 2009iPod Nano (4th Gen)

Product Discontinued

September, 2009iPod Shuffle (3rd Gen) (2 GB)

Product Release

September, 2009Bento 2.0

Product Discontinued

October, 2009iMac (Late 2009)

Product Release

October, 2009MacBook (Late 2009)

Product Release

October, 2009Mac Mini (Late 2009)

Product Release

October, 2009Magic Mouse

Product Release

October, 2009iMac (Early 2009)

Product Discontinued

October, 2009AirPort Extreme 802.11n (3rd Gen)

Product Discontinued

October, 2009Apple Keyboard (short)

Product Discontinued

October, 2009MacBook (Mid 2009)

Product Discontinued

October, 2009AirPort Extreme 802.11n (3rd Gen)

Product Discontinued

October, 2009Mac Mini (Early 2009)

Product Discontinued

October, 2009AirPort Extreme 802.11n (4th Gen)

Product Release

December, 2009Lala.com

Acquisition

January, 2010iPad, iSlate or iTablet to be introduced

Rumour

January, 2010Quattro Wireless

Acquisition

January, 2010iPad announced

Rumour

February, 2010Aperture 3

Product Release

February, 2010Aperture 2

Product Discontinued

March, 2010FileMaker Pro 10

Product Discontinued

March, 2010Time Capsule (3rd Gen)

Product Release

March, 2010Time Capsule (2nd Gen) (2 TB)

Product Discontinued

March, 2010Time Capsule (2nd Gen) (1 TB)

Product Discontinued

April, 2010iPad (Wi-Fi)

Product Release

April, 2010MacBook Pro (Mid 2009)

Product Discontinued

April, 2010MacBook Pro (Mid 2010)

Product Release

April, 2010Intrinsity

Acquisition

April, 2010Siri

Acquisition

April, 2010iPad (Wi-Fi + 3G)

Product Release

May, 2010MacBook (Late 2009)

Product Discontinued

May, 2010MacBook (Mid 2010)

Product Release

June, 2010iPhone 4 6ed as "iPhone HD' announced

Rumour

June, 2010Mac Mini (Mid 2010)

Product Release

June, 2010iPhone 3GS (8GB)

Product Release

June, 2010iPhone 3GS (16 & 32 GB)

Product Discontinued

June, 2010iPhone 3G (8GB)

Product Discontinued

June, 2010iPhone 4 (GSM) (16 & 32 GB)

Product Release

July, 2010Poly9

Acquisition

July, 2010iMac (Late 2009)

Product Discontinued

July, 2010Magic Trackpad

Product Release

August, 2010Mac Pro (Mid 2010)

Product Release

August, 2010Mac Pro (Early 2009)

Product Discontinued

September, 2010iPod Touch (4th Gen) (8 & 64 GB)

Product Release

September, 2010iPod Touch (4th Gen) (32 GB)

Product Release

September, 2010iPod Nano (6th Gen)

Product Release

September, 2010iPod Shuffle (4th Gen)

Product Release

September, 2010iPod Touch (2nd Gen) (8 GB)

Product Discontinued

September, 2010iPod Shuffle (3rd Gen) (4 GB)

Product Discontinued

September, 2010iPod Nano (5th Gen)

Product Discontinued

September, 2010iPod Touch (3rd Gen)

Product Discontinued

September, 2010iPod Shuffle (3rd Gen) (2 GB)

Product Discontinued

September, 2010Apple TV (1st gen)

Product Discontinued

September, 2010Apple TV (2nd Gen)

Product Release

September, 2010IMSense

Acquisition

September, 2010Polar Rose

Acquisition

October, 2010MacBook Air (Late 2010)

Product Release

October, 2010MacBook Air (Mid 2009)

Product Discontinued

October, 2010iLife '09

Product Discontinued

October, 2010iLife '11

Product Release

January, 2011Xserve (2009)

Product Discontinued

February, 2011iPhone 4 (CDMA) (16 & 32 GB)

Product Release

February, 2011MacBook Pro (Mid 2010)

Product Discontinued

February, 2011MacBook Pro (early 2011)

Product Release

February, 2011Thinner version of iPad called iPad 2 announced

Rumour

March, 2011iPad (Wi-Fi + 3G)

Product Discontinued

March, 2011iPad (Wi-Fi)

Product Discontinued

March, 2011iPad 2 (16 GB)

Product Release

March, 2011iPad 2 (32 & 64 GB)

Product Release

May, 2011iMac (Mid 2011)

Product Release

June, 2011AirPort Extreme 802.11n (5th Gen)

Product Release

June, 2011AirPort Extreme 802.11n (4th Gen)

Product Discontinued

June, 2011Time Capsule (3rd Gen)

Product Discontinued

June, 2011Final Cut Server 1.5

Product Discontinued

June, 2011Time Capsule (4th Gen)

Product Release

July, 2011MacBook Air (Mid 2011)

Product Release

July, 2011Mac Mini (Mid 2011)

Product Release

July, 2011Thunderbolt Display

Product Release

July, 2011Mac OS X Server (10.6)

Product Discontinued

July, 2011MacBook (Mid 2010)

Product Discontinued

July, 2011MacBook Air (Late 2010)

Product Discontinued

July, 2011Mac Mini (Mid 2010)

Product Discontinued

July, 2011Mac OS X Snow Leopard (10.6)

Product Discontinued

July, 2011Mac OS X Lion (10.7)

Product Release

August, 2011C3 Technologies

Acquisition

August, 2011Steve Jobs resigned position as CEO

Employment

August, 2011Tim Cook employed as CEO

Employment

October, 2011iPhone 4S with enhanced voice controls was announced

Rumour

October, 2011iPhone 4 (CDMA) (16 & 32 GB)

Product Discontinued

October, 2011iPhone 4 (GSM) (16 & 32 GB)

Product Discontinued

October, 5, 2011Steve Jobs Died

News

October, 5, 2011iOS 5

Product Release

October, 5, 2011iCloud

Product Release

October, 5, 2011Cards

Product Release

October, 5, 2011Find My Friends

Product Release

October, 5, 2011AirPort Utility

Product Release

October, 5, 2011iPhone 4 (8GB)

Product Release

October, 5, 2011iPhone 4S (16 GB)

Product Release

October, 5, 2011iPhone 4S (32 & 64 GB)

Product Release

October, 5, 2011iPhone Micro USB Adapter

Product Release

October, 5, 2011MacBook Pro (Early 2011)

Product Discontinued

October, 5, 2011MacBook Pro (Late 2011)

Product Release

December, 5, 2011Logic Express 9

Product Discontinued

December, 5, 2011Anobit

Acquisition

January, 5, 2012iBooks Author

Product Release

February, 5, 2012"Together" iPad ad released

Advertising

February, 5, 2012Chomp

Acquisition

March, 5, 2012Thicker and heavier iPad with retina display, improved camera and 4G capabilities announced

Rumour

March, 5, 2012iPad 2 (32 & 64 GB)

Product Discontinued

March, 5, 2012Apple TV (2nd Gen)

Product Discontinued

March, 5, 2012iPad (3rd Gen)

Product Release

March, 5, 2012Apple TV (3rd Gen)

Product Release

June, 5, 2012Mac Pro (Mid 2012)

Product Release

June, 5, 2012MacBook Air (Mid 2012)

Product Release

June, 5, 2012MacBook Pro (Mid 2012)

Product Release

June, 5, 2012Retina MacBook Pro (3rd Gen) (15")

Product Release

June, 5, 2012Mac Pro (Mid 2010)

Product Discontinued

June, 5, 2012MacBook Pro (Late 2011)

Product Discontinued

June, 5, 2012MacBook Air (Mid 2011)

Product Discontinued

June, 5, 2012Airport Express (802.11n) (1st Gen)

Product Discontinued

June, 5, 2012AirPort Express 802.11n (2nd Gen)

Product Release

July, 5, 2012Genius ads were broadcast during the Summer 2012 London Olympics

Advertising

July, 5, 2012Mac OS X Lion (10.7)

Product Discontinued

July, 5, 2012OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)

Product Release

July, 5, 2012AuthenTec

Acquisition

July, 5, 2012MobileMe

Product Discontinued

September, 5, 2012New iPhone with longer 4-inch screen and 4G announced

Rumour

September, 5, 2012Apple EarPods

Product Release

September, 5, 2012iPod Touch (4th Gen) (8 & 64 GB)

Product Discontinued

September, 5, 2012iPod Nano (6th Gen)

Product Discontinued

September, 5, 2012iPhone 4S (32 & 64 GB)

Product Discontinued

September, 5, 2012iPhone 3GS (8GB)

Product Discontinued

September, 5, 2012iPod Touch (4th Gen) (16 GB)

Product Release

September, 5, 2012iOS 5

Product Discontinued

September, 5, 2012iOS 6

Product Release

September, 5, 2012iPhone 5

Product Release

September, 5, 2012Particle

Acquisition

October, 5, 2012iPod Touch (5th Gen)

Product Release

October, 5, 2012iPod Nano (7th Gen)

Product Release

October, 5, 2012Smaller version of iPad, the iPad Mini was announced

Rumour

October, 5, 2012Mac Mini (Late 2012)

Product Release

October, 5, 2012iPad (3rd Gen)

Product Discontinued

October, 5, 2012Mac Mini (Mid 2011)

Product Discontinued

October, 5, 2012Retina MacBook Pro (3rd Gen) (13")

Product Release

November, 5, 2012iPad Mini (Wi-Fi)

Product Release

November, 5, 2012iPad (4th Gen) (Wi-Fi)

Product Release

November, 5, 2012iPad Mini (Wi-Fi + Cellular)

Product Release

November, 5, 2012iPad (4th Gen) (Wi-Fi + Cellular)

Product Release

November, 5, 2012iMac (Mid 2011)

Product Discontinued

November, 5, 2012iMac (21.5") (Late 2012)

Product Release

December, 5, 2012iMac (27") (Late 2012)

Product Release

February, 5, 2013Retina MacBook Pro

Product Release

February, 5, 2013Retina MacBook Pro (3rd Gen) (15")

Product Discontinued

March, 5, 2013WiFiSlam

Acquisition

September, 10, 2013iOS 7

Product Release

September, 20, 2013iPhone 5S

Product Release

September, 20, 2013iPhone 5C

Product Release

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