The Life of Steven Paul Jobs Essay

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Joanne Schieble and Abdulfattah Jandali were unwed parents of a little boy born on February 24th, 1955. They made a life-changing decision to put that baby up for adoption. One of the candidates for adoption was Paul and Clara Jobs. Joanne and Adbulfattah wanted their son to be able to get a college education and a good paying job. Paul and Clara was a lower-middle class couple. The child’s biological parents were reluctant to allow the Jobs to adopt him, but in the end, they allowed it.
The Jobs moved to Mountain View a couple years after adopting the little boy that they had ended up naming Steven Paul Jobs. Steve Jobs grew up in a low-middle class neighborhood with engineers working on a bunch of electronics and multiple gizmos in their garages. At 13 years of age, Jobs met one of the most influential and important persons in his lifetime. 18-year-old Stephen Wozniak, more commonly known as ‘Woz’, was an electronics wiz and, much like Steve, an incredible prankster.
Five years later, the Jobs had to keep their promise to their son’s biological parents and send their son to college. Steve had an interest in Reed College. Reed College is a very expensive liberal arts college in Oregon. Steve would only go to Reed for a semester and then dropped out. He had gained interests in other things like eastern philosophy, LSD, and fruitarian diets. A few months later he moved to a hippie commune where he would spend most of his time cultivating apples.
After a few…