5 Questions Congress Should Ask Google’s Sundar Pichai

Before they hand control of the House of Representatives over to Democrats, House Republicans are mounting one more effort to hold Silicon Valley giants accountable for what they say is rampant liberal bias at tech companies. In the hot seat this time: Google CEO Sundar Pichai. On Tuesday, Pichai will testify before the House Judiciary […]

Google CEO Sundar Pichai prepared patriotic remarks for Con…

CEO Sundar Pichai put an emphasis on Google‘s patriotism in his prepared remarks for a congressional hearing on Tuesday where he’ll likely face questions about a purported bias against conservative content on search and YouTube. “Even as we expand into new markets we never forget our American roots,” he wrote. Tuesday’s hearing will focus on […]

Google CEO Pichai called a liar for defending move into Chi…

Facebook’s former security chief and a Google software engineer are among critics pushing back on Google CEO Sundar Pichai, after he publicly defended his company’s plan to launch a censored search engine in China, code-named “Project Dragonfly.” Google has faced attacks on multiple fronts after its under-construction search engine for China was exposed in an […]

Pichai makes case for move into China, says Google censors …

Google CEO Sundar Pichai offered a new justification for the company’s exploration of a censored version of its search engine for people in China: it already censors information elsewhere. In a New York Times interview published Thursday, Pichai compared Europe’s “right to be forgotten laws” to censorship when asked about launching a search product in […]

Google CEO Sundar Pichai bound for Washington as Trump take…

Google CEO Sundar Pichai bound for Washington as Trump takes aim at search engine  USA TODAY An internal war is raging over Google’s China search engine, says the man who walked out over the plans  Business Insider Google’s privacy chief confirms existence of ‘censored Chinese search engine’ Project Dragonfly  South China Morning Post Google CEO to meet with […]