6 months Apple buys more self-driving car technology in latest deal MB |Tech
By the Associated Press CUPERTINO — Apple has bought a struggling self-driving car startup as the iPhone maker continues to explore the potential market for robotic vehicles, despite recently curtailing its work on the technology. (AP Photo / Richard Vogel / MANILA BULLETIN) The Cupertino, California, company confirmed its acquisition of Drive.ai Wednesday without disclosing the price. A recent filing with California labor regulators disclosed that Drive.ai planned to close its doors this Friday, laying off 90 workers . Apple didn’t say whether its deal included the engineers who were set to lose their jobs with Drive.ai. Apple trimmed the ... more