Has Apple lost its edge? That's the question we're asking in the latest episode of Adventures in Tech, so click play on the link below to hear our verdict. We want to know what you think too, but if you need a little inspiration before drawing your own conclusions, click through to check out our snaps of Apple's most significant moments and devices.
Jobs was fired from Apple in 1985, and for roughly a decade the company struggled, producing several tepid products, including the Apple Newton series of PDAs. This handheld used handwriting recognition software, but was discontinued after five years thanks to poor sales.
Today Apple is perhaps best known for the iPhone. Here's the first model, revealed in 2007. It was designed to combine a mobile phone with a widescreen touch-capable iPod, that could also handle e-mail and Web browsing.
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The first iPhone was lacking plenty of features, but its touchscreen technology was very impressive.
Google's then-CEO Eric Schmidt made an appearance when the first iPhone was revealed. "This product is gonna be hot," Schmidt observed. Today Google's Android operating system provides fierce competition for Apple's iOS.
New CEO Tim Cook took the stage in October 2011, to reveal the speedier iPhone 4S. While it proved extremely popular, this mobile was criticised for looking very similar to the iPhone 4. The 4S introduced Apple's Siri voice-controlled assistant.
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Steve Jobs died on October 5, 2011, due to complications from a relapse of his pancreatic cancer.
Apple's newest product is the skinny iPad Air. It's the most powerful iPad yet, but does it bring enough innovation to the table? Let me know whether you think Apple has lost its edge, and click the link below to hear our verdict.