Apple looking for game developers has surfaced speculation around Serious Games
As I revisit three originally stand-alone posts, published last January:
- Is Serious Gaming in Apple's Future?, via IProng and object of almost 700 diggs so far;
- Iphone : Interesting Possibilities for Serious Games, via The Power of Play - Serious Games in Canada;
- And my own posting IPhone: A New Vehicle for Serious Games?, inspired by the latter, which explores whether reiventing the mobile phone market could open space for portable Serious Games
This could imply a significant change in direction for Apple. Lately, Apple has been creating software on its own to fill in some niches to show others how it's done on the Mac. As Apple CEO Steve Jobs stated in his IPhone Introduction at the Macworld Conference & Expo 2007, "If you are really serious about hardware you have to develop your own software".