Apple Targets the Video-Game Industry
Jun 23rd 2013 1:00PM
Updated Jun 23rd 2013 1:02PM
The following video is from The Motley Fool's weekly Tech Review, in which host Chris Hill talks all things tech with Fool analysts Eric Bleeker and Lyons George.
Apple has included a feature in its new iOS 7 mobile operating system that supports external game controller hardware, essentially turning an iPhone into a portable gaming device with far more user interactivity than just touch. Could this prove to be a big threat to a company like Nintendo, whose DS portable system sold in the area of 150 million units? In this segment, Lyons and Eric discuss what would need to happen for this to become a major threat to dedicated mobile gaming devices.
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