Auto supplier Aptiv slashes headcount

Aptiv plc is reducing its headcount of salary and hourly workers in a restructuring move aimed at cutting overhead costs while increasing investment in advanced technologies......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsFeb 20th, 2024

iPhone 16 Rumors Take Interesting Twist

An iPhone 16 design change that appeared to be dead in the water has resurfaced today in a report out of Asia. According to the Economic Daily News, Apple’s ordered a large number of capacitative button components from a supplier (Advanced Sem.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2024

iPhone 16 capacitive button rumor resurrected by supply chain report

As of late, the rumor mill has been quiet on the topic of all of the mechanical buttons on the iPhone 16 family being replaced by capacitive ones, but a new report claims a supplier has been picked to do just that.iPhone 16 Pro may have larger screen.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2024

EV demand is up as Beijing auto show prepares to kick off

Chinese auto brands look to make hay while the sun shines......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 20th, 2024

Why are groups of university students modifying Cadillac Lyriq EVs?

The competition provides a steady stream of experienced graduates to the auto industry. Enlarge / For the previous EcoCar 3 competition, student teams turned Camaro sportscars into hybrids. For the EcoCar EV challenge, their job.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 20th, 2024

EV demand in China is up as Beijing auto show prepares to kick off

Chinese auto brands look to make hay while the sun shines......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 20th, 2024

Gregg Orr Auto to pay $325,000 to settle allegations it fired employee with cancer

Gregg Orr Auto Collection agreed to settle a lawsuit in which the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission alleged an older employee with cancer was fired because of his high medical bills......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 19th, 2024

Suppliers scramble to avoid low factory utilization amid rocky EV transition

The uneven ramp-up of electric vehicle production and flattening EV sales growth in North America have left suppliers scrambling to make sure they're not left with significantly underutilized factories, supplier executives said......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 19th, 2024

A hydrocarbon molecule as supplier and energy storage solution for solar energy

Until now, the generation and storage of electricity from solar energy has been dependent on various devices, leading to conversion losses. That may change soon, as chemists at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) and other resea.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 19th, 2024

Cyberattack on key parts supplier triggered dispute that cost Stellantis $300M, lawsuit says

The automaker lost more than $300 million in revenue because it was unable to manufacture 6,000 vehicles without parts from Yanfeng, the lawsuit says......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 18th, 2024

Ally net income plunges 51% in Q1, auto applications set record

Ally's auto business saw a record 3.8 million applications from consumers during the first quarter with 40% of new loan originations in the top credit tier......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 18th, 2024

Musk apologizes for "incorrectly low" Tesla severance packages

Tesla has announced it will slash its global headcount by more than 10 percent as the automaker struggles with slowing demand for electric vehicles......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 18th, 2024

Level 3 automated driving brings potential benefits, safety concerns

With Level 3 automated technology reaching public roads, auto and safety experts weighed the benefits and ‘persistent challenges' of such systems Tuesday at the SAE WCX conference in Detroit......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 17th, 2024

Stellantis avoids plant shutdowns by paying auto supplier "under hostage threat"

The automaker paid MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions of Illinois to keep pinions and gears flowing to a pair of plants in Kokomo, Ind......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 17th, 2024

Solero Technologies, former BorgWarner controls unit, expands into Europe, EVs with acquisition

The acquisition of Kendrion's automotive business will double the company's annual revenue to about $500 million and open up new markets for the supplier......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 17th, 2024

Nissan juggles reduced ICE volumes on path to U.S. EV future

EV production in Canton. Miss., is twice delayed. Output not expected to begin until November 2026, according to a supplier memo......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 17th, 2024

Industry can benefit when AI melds with physical world, researcher says

The auto industry can position itself to benefit from the next wave of artificial intelligence advances, said Avinash Balachandran, a senior director at the Toyota Research Institute......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 17th, 2024

This deal gets you $50 off the Xbox Series X

The Microsoft Xbox Series X is available from Walmart with a $50 discount that slashes its price to $449, but we're pretty sure that the offer won't last long......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 15th, 2024

This touchscreen car display is now just $75

Through the end of the day April 14, get this 6.8" Foldable Touchscreen Car Display with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Support for just $74.97 (reg. $159). TL;DR: Through April 14, upgrade your driving experience with this 6.8-inch foldable to.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsApr 15th, 2024

Tesla slashes Full Self-Driving subscription price in half

Tesla has reduced the price of its Full Self-Driving monthly subscription by half. Tesla's Full Self-Driving (FSD) package has just become a lot cheaper — if you're interested in a monthly subscription. Late last week, the company reduced.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsApr 15th, 2024

Toyota"s building boom: Lexus R&D center, test tracks, a basketball arena and a headquarters tower

Toyota is undergoing a building boom in Japan, investing billions in new facilities that will arm the world's biggest auto manufacturer with new technologies and better facilities to compete in the age of electrification, software defined vehicles an.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 14th, 2024