Steve Jobs had Syrian roots. The name of the biological father Abdulfattah Jandali Steve (Abdulfattah Jandali).
Jobs ' sister is novelist Mona Simpson (Mona Simpson). Steve learned of its existence, already as an adult. Her first novel, "anywhere but here" (Anywhere But Here) talking about her relationship with her parents, which, ironically, are the parents and Steve jobs. Jobs and Simpson did not know about their relationship until the 1990 's. This is (to some degree) argument in the dispute of nature and nurture. Two children have a unique perception of life and are among the best creators in completely different areas.
Jobs ' biological parents, as a graduate student, questioned their willingness to shoulder the burden of education and gave her son up for adoption. A few years later they had another child. To future adopters parents and Steve was the only requirement is that they must have a college education. But the couple has a child lied to them. As it turned out later, college education they received (the mother had not even graduated from high school). It was denied, but they promised to send Him to College.
When Steve worked at Atari, he got an assignment to create a printed circuit board for the game Breakout (Arkanoid). According to Atari founder Nolan Bushnell, the company proposed to 100 dollars for every chip that could be removed from the machine. Jobs knew little about design and made a deal with Wozniak to split the bonus equally among them if Wozniak could minimize the number of chips. To the amazement of Atari, Wozniak reduced the number of chips at 50. The design has become so dense that it was impossible to reproduce on the Assembly line. Then, jobs told Wozniak that Atari had given them only 700 dollars (instead of the actual 5000) and that Wozniak's share, therefore, 350 dollars.
He did not recognize her first child, arguing that is.
Steve was pesketariancem. In other words, he ate fish, ate vegetarian meals (including eggs and dairy products), but did not eat meat.
Jobs had to leave the monastery to become a monk. Wedding Jobs held by his guru, a Buddhist monk.
Steve jobs used LSD at least once, as a young man. He said that the experience was "one of the two or three most important things he has done in his life."
Jobs has always had self-confidence. When in the 12 years he has run out of radio parts, he phoned William H′ûlettu (same from Hewlett-Packard) and asked for help to get the details: "my name is Steve jobs, and I would like to know, do you have any spare parts that I could use to build the frequency counter". After talking with the boy, William sent him and invited the company to work on a vacation.
The founder of Apple got into the Guinness Book of records as the Director with the most modest wages in the world, according to official documents, jobs ' salary was 1 dollar a year.
In 1983, Steve jobs convinced John Scully go from Pepsi-Cola to Apple. Subsequently, as a result of the conflict between them, Steve Jobs himself was removed from project management and was forced to leave Apple.
Jobs for many years was a fan of The Beatles. He also loved classical music, particularly Bach. Followed closely the work of Barbara Streisand, often attended concerts and other events with her.