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This article is about the technology company. For other companies named "Apple", see Apple (disambiguation).
Coordinates: 37.33182°N 122.03118°W
S&P 500 component
April 1, 1976
(incorporated January 3, 1977)
Apple Campus, 1 Infinite Loop, Cupertino, California, U.S. Number of locations
394 retail stores (as of November 2012)
Arthur D. Levinson (Chairman)
Tim Cook (CEO)
US$ 156.508 billion (2012)
US$ 55.241 billion (2012)
US$ 41.733 billion (2012)
US$ 176.064 billion (2012)
US$ 118.210 billion (2012)
Apple Inc., formerly Apple Computer, Inc., is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Cupertino, California that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software and personal computers. Its best-known hardware products are the Mac line of computers, the iPod music player, the iPhone smartphone, and the iPad tablet computer. Its software includes the OS X and iOS operating systems, the iTunes media browser, the Safari web browser, and the iLife and iWork creativity and production suites. The company was founded on April 1, 1976, and incorporated as Apple Computer, Inc. on January 3, 1977. The word "Computer" was removed from its name on January 9, 2007, reflecting its shifted focus towards consumer electronics after the introduction of the iPhone.
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