Tesla hires Apple veteran, Chris Lattner to run its Autopilot software

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Tesla Motors has hired long-serving Apple technologist Chris Lattner to operate its Autopilot self-driving vehicle software, at a time when the iPhone maker is refocusing its own automotive efforts on self-driving systems. Elon Musk, Tesla’s CEO, has set an enthusiastic target of end of 2017 to enable its automobiles to drive coast-to-coast throughout the US […]

Tesla Motors’ SolarCity deal receives a boost from ISS blessing

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ISS supercharged Tesla Motors’ strategy to purchase solar panel installer SolarCity Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) gave a boost to Tesla Motors’ plan to purchase solar panel installer SolarCity For over $2 billion, by suggesting that investors of both business vote for the deal, the advisory company stated on Friday. “The deal is an essential action to […]