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Tesla's autopilot software head quits in less than six months

Tesla said the head of its autopilot software, Chris Lattner, left the company within six months of joining the electric carmaker.


A VW homecoming for Neumann?

Karl-Thomas Neumann's resignation from Opel immediately touched off speculation about where he might land.

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