Factors are absolutely transforming at Google, after The Wall Road Diary reported that the firm’s former head of Android Andy Rubin is leaving the firm.

With concrete details currently thin on the ground, the gist is that Rubin will leave his article at Google in order to develop an equipment startup incubator – – he had actually been rumored to be on the verge of leaving Google to join a startup called CloudCar back in 2012 yet strongly refuted such a technique was on the cards.

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Rubin co-founded the Android job but transferred to a brand-new one that was based on developing robotics, with Sundar Pichai taking control of as the lead guy behind Android. While it holds true that Rubin’s loss will no question be a big one to Google, its influence on the daily operating of the Android groups within it will be minimal. The move away from Android was marketed as Rubin’s very own decision, with Google co-founder Larry Page stating that Rubin had ““decided it’s time to turn over the reins and also start a new chapter at Google.”

“At the time of composing this Google has actually so far declined to comment on the news that Rubin is on his way to pastures new, but The Wall surface Street Journal supposedly has James Kuffner taking control of the now vacant robot project. Kuffner is a research scientist at Google and also a teacher at Carnegie Mellon University too.


Andy Rubin led the Android group from its inception in 2005 prior to finally making method for Pichai in 2013. It’s unidentified whether the composition has been on the wall surface since that laterally action, yet with Rubin now leaving the company Google now locates itself using one less brilliant.

Thankfully, it’s obtained many to resolve.

(Source: WSJ)

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