The late Steve Jobs has been credited with changing virtually every industry he touched, from computing and communications to education and entertainment. The more than 800 million iPods, iPhones, iPads, and Macs that Apple has sold in the past two decades is ample proof of that.
But a lot of Jobs’ ideas never made it to market or were changed significantly along the way — and that’s probably a good thing. If you believe the recent slew of stories outlining the late CEO’s quirkier ideas, most of them thwarted, our world might have been radically different. Here’s how a pure, unadulterated “World by Steve” might have looked.