“A series of newly posted Apple job openings, along with recent automotive initiatives, offer further evidence that the company plans to become a serious player in the in-car technology market,” Neil Hughes reports for AppleInsider.

“Talk of a possible Apple-built vehicle dashboard has grown in recent months as Apple has forged a close partnership with Ferrari,” Hughes reports. “Now AppleInsider has also discovered a series of recent job postings related to car integration for Apple’s iOS platform. One such listing for an In-Car Software Quality Assurance Manager was posted by the company on Wednesday.”

“The latest listing is joined by two more posted in late February seeking employees for the company’s iOS Communication Applications Group, concentrating on ‘iOS Car Services,'” Hughes reports. “The listings suggest that if Apple is in fact planning to push even further into the automotive space, the iOS platform would unsurprisingly be at the center of that initiative.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Fred Mertz” for the heads up.]

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