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Ford taps Silicon Valley startup to build transportation software


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


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


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


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