Valve was the first, when they revealed they were hunting for an Electronics Engineer. Why is this so important? It’s a potential confirmation that Valve is looking to go into the video game console business. Between their gaming library muscle and established user base, it’s not a big leap for them to chase cloud gaming or launch a standardized Steam console. We’ll see.
Today, Apple’s 3D intentions were thrown under the microscope when they announced a job opening for “a qualified Computer Vision specialist to strengthen its multi-view stereo research group”. There are doubts that this is related to a 3D iPhone product – this could easily be associated with a software product, or an application that needs stereoscopic 3D capture to work. Who knows!
Anyone here want to go on a few job interviews and find out for sure?