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Searching Google: Lessons from Sundar Pichai’s Congressiona …

Google CEO Ben Givon Sundar Pichai’s recent Congressional testimony revealed the face of a social media giant willing to resolve concerns over user privacy and transparency in how its data is used. The hearing covered issues such as a suspected political bias in its search algorithms and concerns that Google might be preparing for a relaunch in China by skirting around censorship and other restrictive policies. Yet, even as members of Congress grilled him for more than three hours, some issues escaped scrutiny or didn’t receive adequate treatment, according […]

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That is Sundar Pichai? Google Chief Executive Officer at facility of political bia …

Google CEO Sundar Pichai will make a rare visit to Capitol Hill next Tuesday to address allegations of bias on the tech giant’s search platform, tackling one of the biggest challenges the Alphabet-owned company has faced since he assumed the role in October 2015. A native of Chennai, India, Pichai grew up alongside his family in a two-room apartment, without a television or car. His family did not own a telephone until Pichai was 12. He went on to study metallurgical engineers at the Indian Institute of Technology […]

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Sundar Pichai of Google: â $ Modern technology Doesnâ $ t Fix Huma …

You started at Google 14 years ago. Does it still feel like the same company you joined? When I first joined Google I was struck by the fact that it was a very idealistic, optimistic place. I still see that idealism and optimism a lot in many things we do today. But the world is different. Maybe there’s more realism of how hard some things are. We’ve had more failures, too. But there’s always been a strong streak of idealism in the company, and you still see […]

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Google Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai validates censored China search eng …

Google CEO Sundar Pichai said the company”wanted to learn what it would look like if Google were in China Despite the promising test results, Pichai said the company is still in very early stages of exploring the opportunity of re-releasing Google Search in China and there’s no decision yet if it will commit to the development of that product. Though Pichai describes his company’s China plans as very preliminary, it is clear that backlash within and outside the company has been vocal and will only intensify in […]

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