Ex-Apple employee charged with stealing self-driving car secrets (page 2)

An ex-Apple employee is alleged to have stolen hardware and software secrets from Apple shortly before resigning, with plans to move back to China to work for XMotors. The Chinese-owned electric vehicle company has denied receiving data about Apple’s Project Titan car project from a former Apple employee who has been charged with stealing trade secrets from the Cupertino company. Ex-Apple employee Zhang Xiaolang is alleged to have stolen hardware and software secrets from Apple shortly before resigning, with plans to move back to China to work for XMotors. Xmotors, whose Twitter page says it builds “intelligently connected and all-electric cars for the young generation,” said there is no indication that Zhang ever communicated any sensitive Apple information to the company, reports Reuters. The firm has also said it has terminated Zhang and is supporting local authorities in their investigation.Read Full Story

Ex-Apple employee charged with stealing self-driving car secrets

A former Apple employee that downloaded a plan for a self-driving car circuit board and booked a flight to China was arrested at the San Jose airport on July 7th. The man, Xiaolang Zhang, had ...

Tue 10 Jul 18 from TechCrunch

Ex-Apple worker charged with stealing self-driving car trade secrets

U.S. authorities on Monday charged a former Apple Inc employee with theft of trade secrets, alleging that the person downloaded a secret blueprint related to a self-driving car to a personal ...

Tue 10 Jul 18 from Reuters Technology

Former Apple employee charged with criminal theft of trade secrets, Tue 10 Jul 18 from Reuters Technology

XMotors denies receiving stolen Apple car project data

An ex-Apple employee is alleged to have stolen hardware and software secrets from Apple shortly before resigning, with plans to move back to China to work for XMotors. The Chinese-owned electric ...

Wed 11 Jul 18 from Fastcompany Tech

Former Apple Engineer Charged With Stealing Self-driving Car Technology

A federal court has charged a former Apple engineer with stealing trade secrets related to a self-driving car and attempting to flee to China. Agents in San Jose, California, arrested Xiaolang ...

Tue 10 Jul 18 from Voice of America

Former Apple employee charged with stealing trade secrets

Tue 10 Jul 18 from Telegraph.co.uk Tech

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