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The former Apple engineer who created the programming language Swift has joined AI chip startup SiFive. Here's what he learned working at Apple, Tesla, and Google

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Chris Lattner, the former Apple engineer who created the iOS programming language Swift, joined the artificial intelligence chip startup SiFive in January to head platform engineering there.
While Lattner is focusing on software for chips now, he says it's similar to what he's been doing throughout his career at Apple, Tesla, and Google because he's building tools.
Lattner says the three tech giants he's worked at have "very distinct corporate cultures" because Apple is about the product, Tesla is about the vision, and Google is about the technology.
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