Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired The Latest Battleground for Chipmakers: Self-Driving Cars

Hexbyte Tech News Wired The Latest Battleground for Chipmakers: Self-Driving Cars

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Mark Blinch/ReutersIt may be a long time before you can own a truly self-driving car. But chipmakers are placing bets that you will.On Tuesday, the Japanese chipmaker Renesas, the second-largest provider of semiconductors for the automotive industry, said it will acquire San Jose based chipmaker Integrated Device Technology (IDT) for $6.7 billion, in part to…