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Privacy is no ‘luxury good’, says Sundar Pichai

IANS- Privacy cannot be a “luxury good” that’s only available to people who can afford to buy premium products and services, Google CEO Sundar Pichai has said. In an op-ed written for The New York Times, Pichai defended his company’s approach to privacy and users’ data. “Privacy must be equally available to everyone in the […]

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Congresswoman Jayapal takes Pichai on issues of sexual harassment, hate speech

indica News Bureau –   Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal took on fellow Indian American and Google CEO Sundar Pichai, who appeared before the Congressional committee for a grilling by lawmakers on December 11, over issues of sexual harassment and hate speech. Jayapal asked Pichai to voluntarily commit to ending forced arbitration for all internal employee issues […]

Indian-American Thomas Kurian picked to rejuvenate Google Cloud

indica News Bureau   Oracle veteran Thomas Kurian will take over as head of Google Cloud early next year, according to media reports.   Kurian, who joined Google last month, replaces Diane Greene, who will continue through January working with the former Oracle Corp product chief, to ensure a smooth transition. Greene will, however, remain a director on the board of Alphabet, Google’s parent company. […]