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Apple-equipped Lexus SUV is revealed when it gets rear-ended

Apple-equipped Lexus SUV is revealed when it gets rear-ended.

Opinion

Quiet on the car front, cash-flush — and the market's ripe for disruption

Quiet on the car front, cash-flush — and the market's ripe for disruption

Official

This amid signs self-driving Project Titan is huge in scope

This amid signs self-driving Project Titan is huge in scope.

Report

Jamie Waydo will reportedly join Titan, but that's all we know.

Jamie Waydo will reportedly join Titan, but that's all we know.

Official

Huzzah! You'll no longer need to watch your iPhone in the cupholder

Huzzah! You'll no longer need to watch your iPhone in the cupholder.

Opinion

Not Android Auto — Android Automotive, the OS starting with Audi, Volvo

Not Android Auto — Android Automotive, the OS starting with Audi, Volvo

Report

So far, all of those vehicles still have humans behind the wheel

Apple has more than doubled the number of its self-driving cars, the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has confirmed. Since obtaining a permit to test autonomous vehicles, Apple's fleet size has steadily risen – from a scant three test cars, to 27 in January, and now, 55 intelligent machines. Should the program remain on course, consumers could be chilling out in the driver's seat by 2019.

Car Buying

Here's a car-shopping checklist of infotainment functions to test

Here's a quick checklist of infotainment functions to test and questions to ask when new-car shopping.

Featured

Democratization of tech: Same – or better – amenities as luxury cars

One of the great things about technology is – with the exception of Apple products – consumers get more for their money every year. For example, the first 1GB USB drive I bought in 2005 cost me $30. Today you can get 10 for that price, delivered to your door thanks to Amazon. The same goes for car tech.

Featured

HUDs are in more new cars, and they're about to get more sophisticated

Featured

Industry slow to implement OTA, and a recent Uconnect snafu won’t help

ETC

By reducing complexity while adding features, the tier-one supplier addresses No. 1 source of owners' frustration

Official

Apple's system appears to be based in part on computerized virtual reality models.

Apple's system appears to be based in part on computerized virtual reality models.

Official

Apple breaks silence on autonomous vehicle research.

The scientists proposed a new software approach called "VoxelNet" for helping computers detect three-dimensional objects.

Auctions

What might he have dreamed up while driving this Z8?

R.M. Sotheby's will auction Apple co-founder Steve Jobs' BMW Z8 roadster.

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Appliance company intends to distinguish itself by offering electric car with longer range.

Appliance company plans to distinguish itself by offering electric car with longer range.

Opinion

Big productions, all controlled by the car companies.

This gives the automakers control of the timing and location, helping increase the audience.

Rumormill

With Apple refocusing its automotive efforts, Zoox is putting former Project Titan engineers in use.

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NYT describes how Apple's design ambitions brought down its autonomous car.

Report

Know how your iPhone starts playing music alphabetically when you plug it in to many car stereos?

It's ahead of tunes by artists like Kendrick Lamar, Kesha, Selena Gomez, The Chainsmokers and a number of other popular, well-established acts.

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