Apple iOS Game Console on the Way


The next Apple TV refresh will turn the set-top box into a full-fledged game console, according to the reports. The company will probably leave game controller sales to accessory makers, allowing customers to choose to buy the box as a universal entertainment center that can offer extras if the necessary equipment is present. Apple confirms PrimeSense acquisition, could use it for iWatch or game console. This step has always been somewhat logical for Apple, as the Apple TV runs an iOS version, while the iOS App Store holds hundreds of thousands of games. Now that iOS 7 allows full controller integration, it seems that the final piece of the puzzle is in place.