redletterdave writes: "Valve is reportedly interested in building hardware. The Bellevue, Wash.-based software developer added a job posting to its site on Tuesday morning for an industrial designer. "We're frustrated by the lack of innovation in the computer hardware space though, so we're jumping in," the posting said. "There's a real void in the marketplace, and opportunities to create compelling user experiences are being overlooked.""
"Card readers? We don't need no stinking card readers."
-- Peter da Silva (at the National Academy of Sciencies, 1965, in a
particularly vivid fantasy)