Cupertino, California-based Apple Corporation has confirmed that it laying of 190 employees from the secretive “Project Titan,” Apple’s self-driving car project. Impacted are eight facilities in Santa Clara, California and Sunnyvale, California. Most off the workers to be laid off are classified as engineers, including 38 engineering program managers, 33 hardware engineers, 31 product design engineers, and 22 software engineers.
With no production vehicles in the pipeline until at least 2023, it is unknown what the future holds for Project Titan and other workers.
This appears to repeat January’s (2019) layoffs of over 200 Project Titan employees. It appears that there is some reorganization afoot, but nobody is leaking details.
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