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Nvidia and Audi Working On Launching Self-Driving Vehicle in 2020

Nvidia and Audi Working On Launching Self-Driving Vehicle in 2020

Nvidia and Audi announced at CES 2017 that they are working together on an autonomous vehicle that they are planning to launch by 2020. Both companies have already worked together to develop a concept vehicle based on the Audi Q7 which they showcased at the event. The vehicle managed to navigate around a complex course using neural network and deep learning from Nvidia’s artificial intelligence platform.

Faraday Future Finally Unveils Its Autonomous Vehicle, the FF 91

Faraday Future Finally Unveils Its Autonomous Vehicle, the FF 91

At an event in CES today, Faraday Future revealed its autonomous self-driving vehicle the FF 91. The company says that the vehicle will go on sale from 2018, though it will start accepting registrations for it against a refundable $5000 security deposit through its website from this week.

Porsche Race Car Engineer Alexander Hitzinger Hired by Apple

Porsche Race Car Engineer Alexander Hitzinger Hired by Apple

Apple poached the technical director of Porsche’s race car Alexander Hitzinger earlier in the year. Porsche has only confirmed that Hitzinger left the company back in spring, with Apple not providing any official statement on his hiring.

McLaren CEO Confirms Company Was in Talks with Apple but Talks Never Matured

McLaren CEO Confirms Company Was in Talks with Apple but Talks Never Matured

In September this year, rumors sparked that Apple was in talks to acquire McLaren — the company known for its supercars. The company quickly issued a statement back then clarifying that it was not in acquisition talks with Apple.

Kuo Believes Apple Has Shifted Focus from Secret Car Project to Augmented Reality

Kuo Believes Apple Has Shifted Focus from Secret Car Project to Augmented Reality

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says in his latest research report suggests that Apple has shifted its focus from its rumored car project to augmented reality technology. The analyst provides a number of reasons behind his claims in the report.

Apple Reportedly Developing Car OS in Canada

Apple Reportedly Developing Car OS in Canada

If the rumors are true, despite some retooling of efforts, Apple still has its sights set on the automotive industry.

Tim Cook Says There are Technologies That Can ‘Revolutionize the Car Experience’

Tim Cook Says There are Technologies That Can ‘Revolutionize the Car Experience’

As it stands right now, the Apple Car, or Project Titan, doesn’t appear to be focused on building an actual car anymore, but instead on a new in-car system.

Apple Abandons Plan to Develop Own Car; To Focus on Autonomous Self-Driving Platform Instead

Apple Abandons Plan to Develop Own Car; To Focus on Autonomous Self-Driving Platform Instead

Bloomberg reports that Apple has scaled back on its plans to build its first car dubbed Project Titan. Completely abandoning plans for its first car, the company has cut hundreds of jobs and reassigned hundreds of other employees from the car team to other tasks.

McLaren Denies it is in Acquisition Talks With Apple

McLaren Denies it is in Acquisition Talks With Apple

On September 21, a pair of reports surfaced from the Financial Times and New York Times outlining that Apple has been in talks with McLaren Automotive for several months in regards to a future acquisition.

Apple Rumored to Acquire Supercar Manufacturer McLaren [Updated]

Apple Rumored to Acquire Supercar Manufacturer McLaren [Updated]

The McLaren brand name, which has been around for quite some time, is synonymous with supercars, incredibly detailed and high-specced vehicles with eye-catching designs.