Steve Jobs, who built the world’s most valuable technology company by creating devices that changed how people use electronics and revolutionized the computer, music and mobile-phone industries, died. He was 56.
Apple Inc. , maker of the iPhone and Macintosh computer, has enlisted Unisys Corp. to help it sell more to businesses and U.S. government agencies, expanding beyond a customer base made mostly of consumers.
Apple Inc. , the computer maker turned mobile gadgeteer, overtook Microsoft Corp. to become the most valuable technology company on optimism the company will keep adding customers for its iPhone, Macintosh computer and iPad.
The Japanese earthquake and tsunami will probably weigh on Apple Inc. ’s forecasts for third-quarter profit, sales and gross margin because of higher component prices and disrupted manufacturing, analysts said.