Friday December 13, 2019

The Gadget Guy; Is Apple really building a car?

Apple on wheels: future or fiction

30th August, 2015
Apple chief executive Tim Cook has been busy hiring some of the best minds in the automotive business. PIcture: Getty

Apple didn’t invent the computer. Or the Mp3 player or the smartphone. In fact, smartphones and Mp3 players existed for years before Apple did its thing. What Apple does is arguably better. It re-invents.

Smartphones before iPhone were technically adequate, but hardly adorable. Mp3 players were the reserve of early adopters and tech geeks until Apple entered the space and it seemed every man and his dog wanted an iPod.

So since hearing...

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