Apple’s HomePod, for these unfamiliar, is powered by tvOS, the identical working system that powers the Apple TV. Nevertheless, might Apple be interested by giving the HomePod its personal platform? Based on a job itemizing noticed by developer Javier Lacort, that might very effectively be the case.
Based on the job itemizing, it requires a Senior iOS Engineer for Apple Music. The outline reads, “You’ll get to work with system engineers throughout Apple, studying the inner-workings of iOS, watchOS, tvOS and homeOS, and optimizing your code for efficiency in methods solely Apple can. Come be a part of our workforce and make an actual distinction for music lovers worldwide.”
The outline has since been up to date the place “homeOS” has been eliminated and changed with HomePod. We’re unsure if the reference to homeOS was made in error or if it was one thing Apple wasn’t able to reveal simply but. We’ve got heard rumors that Apple may very well be creating some fascinating HomePod fashions, like one that might mix the HomePod and Apple TV.
We’ve additionally heard that there may very well be a mannequin with a show, and one other with a robotic arm. Assuming there are extra fashions within the works, it’s attainable that Apple would wish to create a extra devoted platform for it slightly than sharing tvOS, however we received’t know for positive till it has been introduced. WWDC is kicking off subsequent week so hopefully we’ll have extra particulars then.
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