Well, it sounds better than “Banana Computer”

Interesting article here on the history of company names, like Adobe, HP, Red Hat, and Hotmail. They also make reference to Apple.  “Favorite fruit of founder Steve Jobs. He was three months late in filing a name for the business, and he threatened to call his company Apple Computers if the other colleagues didn’t suggest a better name by 5 o’clock.”  An unreasonable deadline threat?  From Dear Leader?