pple has quietly opened a secret engineering and research facility in northeastern Oreg – and is actively recruiting staff to work there
The facility is located in the county of Washingt, in the Portland metropolitan area. Washingt County has been dubbed "Silic Forest" for the number of technology companies that find it. It is also the territory of Intel, which has four campuses and nearly 20,000 employees.
Since November, Apple has already hired about two dozen engineers to hire Intel employees and other local technology companies. to The Oregian. The point of sale based its report job offers, social media, and a local source.
The installati of Apple would be located near the Beavert and Hillsboro area, located in the west of Portland proper. nailed
Still, we do not know what Apple has planned for the mysterious site. The company is infamous for its culture of secrecy, but are some likely opportunities based the regi and the talent that Apple is targeting.
What is Apple working ?
Notably, a number of people hired by Apple had previously held engineering or research positis at Intel. Poaching employees of a chip maker, of course, is fueling speculati that Apple is ctinuing to develop its own processors and silic for future Mac devices.
As further evidence of this, Apple's job offers point to ..