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Apple confirms interest in self-driving car software

Monday 5 December 2016 | 11:15 CET | News
Apple has given its first official statement on its plans for developing autonomous-vehicle technology. In a recent letter to US transportation regulators, Steve Kenner, Apple's director of product integrity, suggested Apple's focus is on the software that would control a self-driving car, the Wall Street Journal reports. He said the company is "investing heavily in machine learning and automation" for many purposes "including transportation". Apple spokesman Tom Neumayr said the company wants to work with the NHTSA to help define the best practices for the industry. Apple's letter was one of

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