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  1. Gulfstream Echo Niner

    What's Apple's Plan for Autonomous Driving?

    “.......because companies have to register their autonomous vehicles with the California DMV, we know that Apple continues to increase both the number of its drivers and the number of its test cars. As of September, it had 70 autonomous driving vehicles on the road. To put that in comparison...
  2. MikeNY

    Android Auto/Apple Car Play

    Toyota is one of the only car manufacturers not to have Android Auto in the newer models due to privacy concerns. Rumor has it 2019 Avalon may have it.
  3. Edwin Howard Kluge Junior

    Tuscaloosa

    I have been driving here in Tuscaloosa Alabama since march 2017 in the UA area, I feel that work is steady here but not during the students summer break which is about 3 months long last year at the Int airport there seemed to be about 29 avg in que this year 2018 there is like 50 wow uber...
  4. London Tube

    Travis Kalanick on Uber's bet on self-driving cars: 'I can't be wrong'

    Carson: You mentioned Google and Apple. With so many of these companies working on it, why do you think Uber will have an advantage? Why do you think Uber will be tied for first if not in first place? Kalanick: Well, it's not about whether I think it is — it's that it has to be. So, if we are...
  5. Kobayashi Maru

    5000 Apple employees are currently working on SDC

    Buried in a criminal complaint against a former Apple engineer who's being charged with stealing trade secrets is a remarkable revelation about the size of Apple's autonomous driving systems project: 5,000 employees are working on it. Obviously Apple is fully committed to SDC...
  6. UberAnt39

    Don’t clean your windows

    As reported in sfgate: “An unexpected problem has cropped up at Apple's fancy $5 billion campus in Cupertino, Marketwatch has reported: People are apparently wounding themselves by walking into the building's many glass walls and doors. Yes, like a real life Windex commercial with well-heeled...
  7. tomatopaste

    Tesla, Apple aren't self-driving leaders, study argues (this is true)

    https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/tesla-apple-trail-self-driving-pack-study/
  8. BurgerTiime

    Researchers: Uber’s iOS App Had Secret Permissions That Allowed It to Copy Your Phone Screen

    https://gizmodo.com/researchers-uber-s-ios-app-had-secret-permissions-that-1819177235 To improve functionality between Uber’s app and the Apple Watch, Apple allowed Uber to use a powerful tool that could record a user’s iPhone screen, even if Uber’s app was only running in the background...
  9. Woon

    Samsung Galaxy Note 8 VS Apple IPhone X (IPhone 8)

    Iphone Spec 5.8" OLED display Faster A11 processor Glass body Edge-to-edge display Facial Recognition, perhaps replacing Touch ID No Home button Wireless inductive charging Three models - One OLED iPhone X, two standard iPhone 8 and 8 Plus Note 8 Spec 6.30-inch 1.6GHz octa-core 8-megapixel...
  10. tomatopaste

    Is Apple planning to take on Uber? Self driving car project 'will include a ridesharing service'

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4824134/Apple-Uber-self-driving-car.html
  11. Maven

    Uber/Lyft Collusion to Suppress Driver Wages

    Is there any evidence to support collusion between Uber, Lyft, and others to suppress driver wages? How suspicious is it that with few exceptions, Lyft matches Uber's pricing structure nationwide? Whenever Uber raises booking fees, Lyft is not far behind. Uber is known for skirting the edge of...
  12. C

    Kalanick got caught tricking Apple, risking expulsion from Apple Store

    Uber's Kalanick got caught for tricking Apple, risking expulsion from Apple Store https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/23/technology/travis-kalanick-pushes-uber-and-himself-to-the-precipice.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share&_r=1 reminder, read the 500+ reader comments in NYT...
  13. ChinatownJake

    NYT: "Uber's CEO Plays With Fire"

    Big New York Times piece, by Mike Isaac, just went online. Read it and weep into your empty tip jar. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/23/technology/travis-kalanick-pushes-uber-and-himself-to-the-precipice.html Article starts off with a hell of a previously unreported meeting between Travis...
  14. RedoBeach

    Cracked Screen Repair 6s

    Does anyone know of a good place to get the screen replaced on my IPhone 6s? When I say good, I mean cheap.. (Cheaper than the standard $140 I've seen and not compromising quality parts/labor). I just repaired the screen on my old 5s at Stonestown booth and they did a great job, but the...
  15. E

    iOS10 with Uber Partner app

    Hi bros and sista, Anyone upgraded your iOS firmware and encounter any issues?
  16. afrojoe824

    Uber finds new rival in Apple as tech company courts Lyft

    This could spell some good news for Lyft and increase competition for Uber. Though the article does not specify the extent of the investment or even if there is any; one could speculate that If Apple decides to invest in Lyft, this could be a positive in terms of competition and possible...
  17. Manotas

    Who Will Acquire Lyft?

    https://www.cbinsights.com/blog/lyft-acquirer-list/ This Monday the Wall Street Journal reported that Lyft has hired Qatalyst Partners, the Frank Quattrone-founded investment bank known for its role in technology M&A. This has sparked speculation that the ride-hailing company is gauging...
  18. Michael - Cleveland

    Apple invests $1bil in Didi, boosts Lyft - 5/13/2016 / PANDO

    Apple v. Google; Apple v. Uber; Didi v. Uber; Lyft v. Uber: The $1 billion deal that just threw kerosene on four epic tech fights...
  19. AceManShow

    Apple just invested in FUBER's demise

    http://www.businessinsider.com/apple-invests-1-billion-in-didi-chuxing-2016-5
  20. Silent_Philosodriver

    Mystery Solved - The HP-Apple-Lyft deal and What it Means for Drivers

    So, South Bay drivers got two very similar emails (with very limited info) mentioning that Lyft had entered into partnerships with HP and Apple and to expect 'additional demand' from there. Quite frankly nothing resembling additional has happened in the area in the last 3 weeks. I had a Pax...
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