by Mark Barley
Apple files patent for gaming controller
A patent application filed by Apple for a video gaming controller shows that the computer/technology manufacturer is apparently serious about their gaming future.
The application's schematics shows a dual-analog controller that would work with Apple's other iOS devices as well as Apple TV.
The same patent also mentions the iPhone interacting with consoles as a universal remote, with the Xbox 360 being depicted in the patent's diagram.
You can check out the full patent application here.