Apple invests in a ride-sharing company; is a car manufacturer on the horizon, as well?

Last week ended with Apple announcing a $1 billion investment in the Chinese ride-sharing company Didi Chuxing. Didi Chuxing is Uber’s biggest competitor in the Chinese market. Apple’s investment is meant to act as a chance for Apple to learn more about Chinese market segments. The investment wou...

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