While Apple always uphold the tight-lipped attitude for the latest technology, but the geeks can always find indications from various sources, such as applications for Apple 3D patent drawings are exposed, netizens even Apple-branded Acrylic Geeetech I3 pro-B 3D Printer is designed in advance, everyone’s enthusiasm for the technology giant was not too high.
As far as 3D printing network in China know, after following the 3D printing, the company also appears to have little interest in virtual reality technology. In yesterday’s first-quarter earnings conference call, Apple CEO Tim Cook talks about his view of the virtual reality technology, said the technology is not a small minority, instead has a lot of interesting applications.
In fact, except this time the public Apple secretly still is a lot of action. Not long ago, the Virginia Tech Professor and virtual reality researcher Doug Bowman to join Apple, Bowman is considered the leading researcher in the field of virtual reality technology, his main research interest lies in the immersive virtual reality 3D user interface and applications. The Apple, there is no doubt that his work will be useless.
However, as in the past, Apple has not released any official response about this. But many in the industry believe that they must have a strong interest in virtual reality technology, the recruit Bowman is a clear sign they believe Apple will launch its own virtual reality devices such as head-mounted devices, controllers, and apply it to the car.