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Ford taps Silicon Valley startup to build transportation software

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by Dmitry Terekhov Ford has begun to develop new transportation service applications using a software platform developed by Autonomic, a small Silicon Valley startup. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

China’s Baidu taps Microsoft to extend autonomous reach

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by RGT3 Pics Chinese tech giant Baidu is relying on Microsoft to extend its self-driving car ambitions outside of China. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Lincoln taps McConaughey for Continental ad campaign

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by Adam Taves Ford will begin airing its first commercials for the Lincoln Continental, featuring actor Matthew McConaughey, later this month. The automaker’s latest television spots were filmed in Reykjavik, Iceland. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Apple taps BlackBerry talent as car project takes software turn, report says

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by 1968 Dodge Charger R/T | Scott Crawford Apple hired the former head of BlackBerry’s automotive software division as new leadership at the iPhone-maker’s car team places increased emphasis on developing self-driving technology, people familiar with the project told Bloomberg. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed