Google Executive Andy Rubin Leaving Company

Google has rolled out a new e-mail service, Inbox. (PHOTO CREDIT: 2010 photo by Virginia Mayo, AP)
Google has rolled out a new e-mail service, Inbox. (PHOTO CREDIT: 2010 photo by Virginia Mayo, AP)

Andy Rubin, the Google executive who used to lead its Android mobile business, is leaving the company.

Rubin was heading up Google’s robotics efforts.

James Kuffner, a Google research scientist who is in the robotics group, will replace Rubin.

Rubin stepped down from leading Android in 2013 eight years after Google bought Android. Rubin helped build it into the most popular mobile operating system.

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SOURCE: USA Today
Jessica Guynn

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