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Google paid former exec Amit Singhal $35 million to resign after harassment claims
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Google paid former exec Amit Singhal $35 million to resign after harassment claims

Details of the exit package were revealed as part of a shareholder lawsuit against Google.

Google paid $50 million in exit package to former executive Amit Singhal who was accused of sexual harassment in 2016
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Google paid $50 million in exit package to former executive Amit Singhal who was accused of sexual harassment in 2016

Details of the exit package were revealed as part of a shareholder lawsuit against Google, one that followed a published report of payouts the company made to executives accused of sexual misconduct

Jeff Jones, president of the ride-hailing service Uber has left the company
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Jeff Jones, president of the ride-hailing service Uber has left the company

Ride services company Uber Technologies Inc has been thrust deeper into turmoil with the departure of company president Jeff Jones, a marketing expert hired to help soften its often abrasive image.

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is looking for Chief Operating Officer as criticism mounts
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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is looking for Chief Operating Officer as criticism mounts

Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick said on Tuesday the ride-services firm is looking for a chief operating officer to help run the company, which has been battered by a series of damning revelations about its culture and business tactics.

Uber SVP Amit Singhal asked to step down for failing to disclose sexual harassment allegation
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Uber SVP Amit Singhal asked to step down for failing to disclose sexual harassment allegation

Appointed last month to work closely with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, Singhal was asked to resign after Recode informed the company of the allegation this week.

Amit Singhal, former Google search chief joins Uber as Senior Vice President of engineering
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Amit Singhal, former Google search chief joins Uber as Senior Vice President of engineering

Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc has hired the man behind Google search to work closely with Chief Executive Travis Kalanick and help grow the company's self-driving car program.

Former Google exec, Amit Singhal named to GOQii's board of directors
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Former Google exec, Amit Singhal named to GOQii's board of directors

GOQii announced that it has named former Google executive Amit Singhal to its Board of Directors, which will also be his first role since leaving his position as Head of Google search.

Google’s Amit Singhal: The man who took search engines to where they had never gone before
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Google’s Amit Singhal: The man who took search engines to where they had never gone before

One of Google's most influential engineers will be stepping down later this month to spend more time with his family and dedicate time to giving something back to society.

Taking memories, hoping I've left a small footprint: Google's Amit Singhal says goodbye
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Taking memories, hoping I've left a small footprint: Google's Amit Singhal says goodbye

Google parent Alphabet Inc said Amit Singhal, the longtime chief of its Internet search business, will leave the company and be replaced by the head of the technology giant’s artificial intelligence business.

Google search chief Singhal to quit, will be replaced by AI head
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Google search chief Singhal to quit, will be replaced by AI head

Google parent Alphabet Inc said Amit Singhal, the longtime chief of its Internet search business, will leave the company and be replaced by the head of the technology giant's artificial intelligence business.

For the first time, Google mobile search surpasses desktop
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For the first time, Google mobile search surpasses desktop

Today, for the first time, search on mobile has surpassed those on desktop, according to Google's search chief Amit Singhal.

Search-engine of future will be a 'perfect personal assistant': Google's Amit Singhal
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Search-engine of future will be a 'perfect personal assistant': Google's Amit Singhal

Google search guru Amit Singhal believes the search-engine of the future will be "a perfect personal assistant" - knowing what you want, when you want it.

Google search to change
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Google search to change

Google will be changing how it searches the web for you in the near future. Google's SVP, Amit Singhal wrote ...

Google Targets 'Content Farms' In Search Tune-Up
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Google Targets 'Content Farms' In Search Tune-Up

Google makes changes to its search engine to counter companies that churn out low quality stories and videos.