For as revolutionary a style Steve Jobs created, it wasn't derived from thin air. One of his biggest and most direct influences was Dieter Rams, a 40-year veteran designer with the Braun Company. Here are 15 of Rams' best products from our friends at Oobject.
606 Universal Shelving System - 1959
Braun Tonarmwaage - Tone-Arm Balance - 1952
ET 22 Calculator
FS 1000 Portable Television Prototype
FS 80 TV - 1964
HL 70 Desk Fan