As before, some of the groups involved in Titan are moved to other parts of the company to support AI and other efforts.
This is not the first round of layoffs in the team. Apple cut many jobs in 2016 as it shifted from developing a full-fledged autonomous car to just the underlying platform. There is more pressure than before to trade, though. Apple faced a rare drop in iPhone sales last year, which could lead to a reassessment of tech giant's experimental project spending. Regardless of the motivations, they have unfortunately had a human cost.