Apple Nabs NVIDIA ‘Deep Learning’ Exec For Secretive Self-Driving Car Program

Despite the fact that it couldn’t be more obvious that Apple is going to be getting into the automotive market, the company remains quiet on the matter. Well, kind of. It seems like every week the company drops one major hint after major hint. Last week, Apple CEO Tim Cook said that the automotive market is in need of a “massive change”, and a few months ago, it leaked out that he visited BMW’s factory in Leipzig, Germany, to help become familiar with the intricacies of the industry. Now, there’s even more fuel being poured on the fire. According to Re/code, Apple has just plucked a top AI expert from NVIDIA, Jonathan Cohen. At NVIDIA, Cohen was the company’s senior manager for CUDA Libraries and Algorithms, recently responsible for working…


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