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Apple driverless-car unit now focused on VW shuttle vans: report

Apple Inc. has again narrowed the ambitions of its secretive self-driving car program, according to a report Wednesday by the New York Times. After being rebuffed by BMW and Daimler AG's Mercedes Benz after seeking self-driving technology partnerships, Apple is now teaming with Volkswagen AG to modify VW vans into self-driving shuttles for Apple workers, the Times reported.