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Android VP Hugo Barra is leaving Google for China's Xiaomi

0. phoneArena 28 Aug 2013, 20:54 posted on

It looks like the Nexus 7 announcement will be the last time we get to see Hugo Barra as part of the Google team. A new report from AllThingsD is saying that Barra is now formerly Google's Android vice president of product management, because Barra is leaving Mountainview for China in order to take a position at Xiaomi...

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posted on 28 Aug 2013, 21:04 1

1. maccess (Posts: 632; Member since: 16 Jan 2013)


maybe he needs more challenge.. android already good and on the right track for now..

posted on 28 Aug 2013, 21:07

2. imkyle (Posts: 1021; Member since: 18 Nov 2010)


He will be missed.

posted on 28 Aug 2013, 22:15 1

6. TheLolGuy (Posts: 483; Member since: 05 Mar 2013)


Guys stop talking like he's dead its creeping me out!

posted on 28 Aug 2013, 21:09

3. fanboy1974 (Posts: 1280; Member since: 12 Nov 2011)


Hate to see the guy go but good luck. At least he is not going to Apple or Microsoft.

posted on 28 Aug 2013, 21:43

4. karim77 (Posts: 67; Member since: 10 Dec 2012)


A really good guy, he used to make funny comments in presentations ,he will be missed :(

posted on 28 Aug 2013, 21:46

5. JojoGo101 (Posts: 211; Member since: 17 Dec 2012)


He will be missed.

posted on 29 Aug 2013, 00:04

7. JMartin22 (Posts: 1242; Member since: 30 Apr 2013)


Off to China he goes, where we'll never hear from him again.

posted on 29 Aug 2013, 06:15 1

8. bloodline (Posts: 693; Member since: 01 Dec 2011)


rip barra

posted on 29 Aug 2013, 06:51

9. Googler (Posts: 813; Member since: 10 Jun 2013)


Infiltrate and assimilate. Xiaomi is on the move, hopefully exporting great phones soon.

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