At incorporation, Wayne had 10% of Apple stock. After 12 days, he sold it for $800 only. Though many people think of him as unlucky (and unfortunate) because the company stocks would now be worth billions, Wayne never showed any regrets. As per him, “I made the best decision with the information available”.
Vinnie Chieco, a freelance copywriter, is credited to have named the iPod. The name was inspired from a dialogue in the famous sci-fi movie, "2001: A Space Odyssey". [more...]