It was announced that Google's Android leader, Andy Rubin, steps aside to make way for the Chrome OS leader, Sundar Pichai. Talk is that between the two OS's, Android and Chrome OS, that perhaps Chrome OS won but I think that Andy is an Entrepreneur and wants to move on to another challenge.
- Andy Rubin, Android's founder, leaves project
- Andy Rubin steps down as head of Android at Google, will be succeeded by Chrome OS boss
Google announced that Google Reader will be going away effective July 1, 2013. This comes with mixed feelings from a lot of users of the service. Now there is a mad dash to find another reader. While Google Reader was not the most beautiful reader in the world, it is very easy to use.
More from Google next week.