Apple’s hardware development operations are expanding to the Orlando, Florida, area, where the company “apparently plans to design, build and test custom chips for future devices,” reports “AppleInsider” (

Most of Apple’s internal hardware development is housed out of the company’s corporate headquarters in Cupertino, California. However, “AppleInsider” discovered several Orlando-based job openings, including seven positions related to developing and testing processor hardware. Apple is also looking for Orlando area employees who can develop drivers for graphics processors.