“Valve president Gabe Newell has spoken about the end of the console era, but don’t worry it’s not happening any time soon,” Daniel Krupa reports for IGN.
“Newell believes Apple will be the ones to lead us into a post-console era, suspecting that the company ‘will launch a living room product that redefines people’s expectations really strongly and the notion of a separate console platform will disappear,'” Krupa reports. “While this might be an exciting prospect for some, Newell sounded a note of caution, since the adoption of a closed model, he believes, is the ‘wrong philosophical approach,’ one which ultimately stifles creativity.”
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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Chris” for the heads up.]