Apple cuts the number of drivers for its self-driving cars in half
What you need to know
- Apple has increased the number of self-driving test cars on the road.
- It has also cut the number of drivers for those cars in half.
Apple's self-driving cars might be getting better.
As reported by MacReports, Apple has increased its fleet of self-driving cars while decreasing the number of drivers. According to the report, Apple has actually cut the number of drivers in half.
Today's number of self-driving cars isn't, however, the highest number of cars Apple has had on the road at the same time. The company had 72 cars on the road back in November of 2018.
While Apple has increased the number of cars on the road, it is still far behind other brands like Cruise and Waymo which have 201 and 365 cars on the road, respectively.
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Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.