Apple and the End of the Car as We Know It

Apple and the End of the Car as We Know It

Now that the car is evolving into essentially a smartphone on wheels, it’s no wonder Apple is kicking the tires. First, there is the transition from internal combustion engines to electric motors, which have far fewer mechanical parts. Now, enabled by that change, a second shift is under way—one that’s a prerequisite for a self-driving … Read more

Apple Struggles in Push to Make Healthcare Its Greatest Legacy

Apple Struggles in Push to Make Healthcare Its Greatest Legacy

Apple Inc. AAPL -0.64% Chief Executive Tim Cook has said the company’s greatest contribution to mankind will be in health. So far, some Apple initiatives aimed at broadly disrupting the healthcare sector have struggled to gain traction, according to people familiar with them and documents reviewed by The Wall Street Journal. Apple has envisioned an … Read more

Apple in Talks to Build an EV Battery Factory in the U.S. with Chinese Battery Makers, Reports Say – FutureCar.com

Apple in Talks to Build an EV Battery Factory in the U.S. with Chinese Battery Makers, Reports Say

Author: Eric Walz    Computer giant Apple Inc. is apparently still working on its plans to build it’s Apple-branded electric car, according to four people with knowledge of the matter that spoke to Reuters. The people told Reuters that Apple is in early-stage talks with Chinese EV battery manufacturers Contemporary Amperex Technology Limited (CATL) and BYD … Read more