It sounds as if that Apple could also be prototyping portions for its rumored car project, if a few fresh hires are anything else to head by way of. David Masiukiewicz, who till ultimate month used to be a senior CNC programmer for R&D hardware prototyping at Tesla, is now a senior type maker at Apple within the corporate's product realization lab, which Apple has used to prototype new Macs, iPhones, and extra.
As famous by way of 9to5Mac, Masiukiewicz joins any other slightly fresh rent from final yr within the product realization lab, Kevin Harvey. Sooner than becoming a member of Apple in August, Harvey supervised the CNC device store at Andretti Autosport for just about 15 years. Given the experience of either one of those new hires, it does appear most probably that Apple is no less than prototyping auto portions, although it does appear to imply that there is nonetheless an extended option to move ahead of we see any information of an Apple Automotive from the corporate itself.
Previous this week, it used to be reported that Apple had additionally hired Tesla's former VP of vehicle engineering Chris Porritt to paintings on "particular tasks."