These high-tech companies with an amazing past

These high-tech companies with an amazing past

Introduction

Image 1: These high-tech companies with an amazing pastYou all know these names like Samsung, Nokia, Sharp or Nintendo, and for you, these companies mainly relate to screens, cell phones, televisions or video game consoles. But did you know that before becoming the big electronic companies you know today, many of these brands have gone through very different activities? From the telegraph to the box of tissues, from the taxi company to the sugar factory, there is as much diversity as some leaders in the consumer electronics market knew before becoming the big companies we know.

Here is a quick overview of some of the big names in modern computing, who had very different activities before embarking on this field.