33 photos of the rise and fall of Apple in its earliest days


Everybody remembers when Steve Jobs returned to Apple and set the company on the incredible turnaround that's led to it becoming the world's most valuable company.

But before its legendary rise, Apple was just three guys in a garage in Los Altos, California.

Back then, it was a company struggling with IBM and Microsoft's meteoric success, and it would eventually face rough times where everything seemed like a lost cause.

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Here's a look into the history of Apple in photos, from its inception through to the triumphant return of Jobs.