Apple is about to expand the reach of its iOS platform beyond smartphones and tablets.
According to the recent Financial Times report, the Cupertino-based company has struck deals with Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo; and will officially launch the platform next week.
No other details are known yet, but if everything goes as planned – we’ll get the missing pieces within the next few days when we also expect to see this technology in action. We can imagine on-wheel commands and proper integration of iPhones and iPads within select vehicles, which will undoubtedly be offered with a premium. Apple could further spice things up by launching a dedicated Car Appstore from where future car owners will be able to buy apps that are safe to use while driving. We’ll see…