The riddle is solved, and it kind of feels that Dan Riccio’s mysterious Apple venture will revolve round AR and VR.

A brand new record from Bloomberg claims that Apple’s former {hardware} supervisor has taken over accountability for the corporate’s augmented fact and digital fact ventures. It had in the past been introduced that he was once “growing one thing new and beautiful that I could not be extra occupied with”; on the time we speculated that this will have to discuss with both VR/AR, or the Apple Automobile.

It is rumoured that Apple intends to release a VR headset subsequent yr, and 2 AR sensible glasses in two to 3 years.

Dan Riccio has been crucial determine at Apple for greater than 20 years, having joined the corporate in 1998. Again in 2015 he was once one of the crucial executives we profiled in our article The 20 individuals who run Apple (which is in alphabetical order, so are not making an excessive amount of of the truth that he seems in fifteenth position) wherein we spotlight his instrumental function within the release of the primary iPad in 2010.

This text initially gave the impression on Macworld Sweden. Translation by way of David Worth.