27 Apple Facts That Will Amaze and Astound You

In just a few days, Apple will be announcing at least one new iPhone and possibly an iWatch, as well as assorted other products. If that’s news to you, you probably need to get out more often.

As we brace ourselves for yet another Apple Special Event next Tuesday, it’s a good time to look back at some of the amazing and/or astounding things Apple has brought us over the last 38 years.

(For comprehensive coverage of all the rumors leading up to the Big Day, visit Yahoo Tech’s Apple portal.)

You are probably aware of some of the following Apple facts. But unless you’re someone who tucks his iPhone under his iPillow at night while wearing his Newton pajamas (or you’re Steve Wozniak), you probably don’t know them all.