As there were rumors in the Tech world about Apple working on the Driverless cars, the Apple CEO Tim Cook has indirectly confirmed the rumors. The Apple CEO has spilled the beans in an interview with the Bloomberg. He said that the company is focusing on autonomous systems. He also stated that we sort of see it as the mother of all AI projects,” said Cook. “Autonomy is something that’s incredibly exciting for us, but we’ll see where it will take us. We’re not saying from a product point of view what we’ll do, but straightforward that it’s a core technology we see as very important.” in an interview.
The rumor about Apple’s efforts of working on their self-driving cars is in the tech world from 2014. In 2014, the news came out that the Apple is working on the project Titan, which is the secret code name of their driverless car technology. According to the rumor, the Apple has hired more than 1000 engineers for this project. The people also raised eyebrows when they came to know about the Apple’s application in California asking permission to drive self-driving cars in the city. The Apple may be tested the driverless cars in California city.
In the interview with Bloomberg, when Apple CEO asked about the self-driving automobile industry, he said that the industry is “Ripe and Ready for Disruption.” His statement is another hint confirming the rumors that the Apple is working on the self-driving cars, which we can see running on the roads in next few years. The Apple’s interest in the new technology is not hidden from the tech enthusiasts, and this again proves the benefit of the company in the latest technology that’ll help them make money.