• Ex-Tesla engineer Doug Field is back at Apple, working with the exec in charge of Project Titan, Apple's self-driving car program

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Doug Field, a former Apple engineer who jumped to Tesla in 2013 and eventually oversaw production of the Tesla Model 3, is back at Apple and he's working with the team in charge of Apple's self-driving car program.
    Field rejoined Bob Mansfield, who is leading Apple's Project Titan, tech journalist John Gruber and Reuters reported late Thursday night.
    Field stepped away from Tesla in May. The electric-car maker officially announced his departure in July.
    Project Titan has shown signs of life in recent weeks, despite earlier rumors that the division was flailing.
    Doug Field, a former...
    Read more ...

     

  • Apple hints at plan to build a car after all as it rehires ex-Tesla engineering head

    Apple hints at plan to build a car after all as it rehires ex-Tesla engineering head

    5 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    If you're looking for hints that Apple might deliver on its long-rumored plan to develop its own car, a significant one landed this week after it emerged that Doug Field - Apple's former VP of Mac hardware engineering - has rejoined from the company after a spell with Tesla.
    John Gruber at Daring Fireball broke the news of Field returning to Apple following five years at Tesla where he oversaw the production of the Model 3.
    Apple confirmed in a statement to TechCrunch that it has rehired Field, but it declined to give information about this role. Gruber reports, however, that Field will...
    Read more ...

     

  • Doug Field, former Tesla engineering chief, returns to Apple

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    Doug Field, who stepped down as the senior vice president of engineering at Telsa Inc last month, is returning to Apple Inc , Apple told Reuters on Thursday.
    Read more ...