Legal action and recruitment mean we’ve learned a lot about the Apple Car this week, and it seems the technology it is developing is also being deployed across the company’s wider ecosystem. Here’s a few things we’ve learned this month:
Apple has thousands working on a car
Apple has already confirmed it is working on a car. We’ve heard rumors that it has a huge team working on developing some kind of vehicle. We know now those claims to be true, because charges made against former Apple engineer Xiaolang Zhang reveal the company has at least 5,000 employees authorised to access data on its autonomous driving efforts.
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