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|Steve Jobs compared computer innovation to the early Beatles|
[Posted by Dave Haber on Wednesday, 02/18/09 4:30 pm] [Full Blog] [Tweet] [Facebook]
In an article today about Silicon Valley on Forbes.com, Brian Caulfield says Apple's slogan to "Think Different" started with its larger-than-life founder and chief executive, Steve Jobs, and told how early on in the company, Jobs boiled down the creative innovation he wanted for his new computers into one word.
|Steve Jobs with the original iMac|
"When the team working on the Mac asked Jobs in 1983 for a standard they should shoot for, Jobs' answer was simple: the Beatles. And not just the Beatles--the early Beatles."
Caufield says, because of this kind of corporate thinking, if the technology industry has a soul, Apple's employees are its keepers.
You can read the full article here.
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