My dad once spent $164 on an electric bass that, aside from the Barney Miller theme, I never really learned to play … and he never let me forget it, bringing up repeatedly for decades. I can only imagine the earful he’d be giving Tim Cook about the money he spent a car he never drove. “By the time of its death — Tuesday, when executives announced internally that the project was being killed and that many members of the team were being reassigned to work on artificial intelligence — Apple had burned more than $10 billion on the project.” NYT (Gift Article): Behind Apple’s Doomed Car Project: False Starts and Wrong Turns. (I never got the whole Apple Car strategy. The whole point of having a computer is never having to leave your house.)