Apple Job Posting Hints At Major New System-On-A-Chip Design Effort

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http://techcrunch.com – Apple introduced a number of new job postings today, and one in particular is interesting given the company’s recent decisions relative to iPhone hardware. The posting is seeking an “SoC Modelling Architect / Lead,” or in the words of the job description, an individual who will be “at the center of a chip design effort interfacing with all disciplines, with a critical impact on getting functional products to millions of customers quickly.” Essentially, Apple seems to be looking for a maestro for its own chip design efforts, which have taken on additional depth sin (IT news)