The idea of removing the keyboard is called a multi-touch display that appears in the early 2000s, although at that time the company was working on a phone, said Jobs.
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This idea came when a prototype was brought to him. I thought, Oh my God, we can build a cellphone from here, said Jobs in All Things Digital conference, the Wall Street Journal in Rancho Palos Verdes.
Then the product of this tablet is placed in the rack, the iPhone soon developed over several years before his debut in 2007 and then began to sell Apple computers iPad tablet in April.
Both these products have taken some of the functions of personal computers used by multiple computers running Microsoft's Windows operating system and other programs.
That helped Apple passed Microsoft as the largest technology company's in the world based on market value.
When Jobs was asked why the relationship between Google and Apple recently changed tense? Jobs says "They decided to compete with us, and as soon as they are," said Jobs.
Google has developed a web browser and computer operating systems, and started selling their own mobile phone in January.
Towards the big software developers conference which is scheduled to begin June 7 in San Francisco, Jobs did not explain the new features will appear on their new iPhone model.
Regarding the remarkable popularity of iPad, Jobs said the device began to erode the usefulness of personal computers.
"We want to talk about the era after the PC," he said.
"I think we started toward it. Whether it happens next year or five years from now or seven years, who knows?"