GM Deal Buoys Lyft


General Motors has agreed to invest $500 million in Lyft, and the companies will work together to develop an integrated network of autonomous vehicles, they said in a joint announcement on Monday. As part of the agreement, GM will become a preferred provider of short-term vehicles to Lyft customers, and it will provide them with its OnStar vehicle location services. The companies see the future of personal mobility as “connected, seamless and autonomous,” and they believe they can reach that goal more rapidly by working together.

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24 Hour Deal: $500 off Apple's mid-2014 13" MacBook Pro (3.0GHz, 8GB, 512GB); $200 off iMac 5Ks

For the next 24 hours, B&H has Apple’s mid-2014 13″ MacBook Pro (3.0GHz, 8GB, 512GB) for $1,499 ($500 off), plus $500 off two 15″ MacBook Pros, $200 off both of Apple’s current iMac 5K configurations, and $480 off unlocked 128GB iPad Airs.

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Apple spending on research and development swells again to $1.9 billion

Apple’s spending on research and development surged year over year by another $500 million last quarter, reaching $1.9 billion and growing to 3.3 percent of the company’s total net sales.



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As mysterious minivan sightings proliferate, rumored 'Apple Car' seen as $50B US opportunity

With the total U.S. car market valued at over $500 billion per year, taking just a 10 percent share would represent a new $50 billion revenue opportunity for Apple, according to one analyst.



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