• Google CEO Sundar Pichai will reportedly meet with Republican lawmakers this week

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Google CEO Sundar Pichai will meet in private with Republican lawmakers on Friday to discuss issues including its work in China and alleged political bias, reports the Wall Street Journal. The meeting was organized by House Majority leader Kevin McCarthy, who has accused Google of “controlling the internet” by boosting negative news stories about conservatives in its search results, despite the company's denials.
    The WSJ reports that Pichai also plans to appear at a House Judiciary Committee hearing scheduled to take place in November after the mid-term elections.
    Pichai told the newspaper...
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  • Google CEO Sundar Pichai will meet with GOP lawmakers to discuss China plans and alleged bias against conservatives

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

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    Google CEO Sundar Pichai will meet privately with Republican lawmakers on Friday, according to a report on Monday in The Wall Street Journal.
    Pichai has also agreed to testify at a public hearing later this year, the paper reported.
    The meeting Friday follows weeks of verbal attacks on Google by US President Donald Trump and his allies. Trump accused Google of "rigging" the company's Search engine to silence the voices of political conservatives, and to deliver only negative news about his administration.
    But Google has also acknowledged contemplating a re-entry into China.
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  • Google plans to send CEO to Congress after facing criticism

    2 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    Google CEO Sundar Pichai agreed to participate in the unscheduled hearing in response to a request from House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy , who like other Republicans has accused Google of silencing right-leaning news, views and users.
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  • Google plans to send a top executive to Congress after facing criticism

    2 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    Google CEO Sundar Pichai agreed to participate in the unscheduled hearing in response to a request from House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy , who like other Republicans has blasted Google on grounds that it silences right-leaning news, views and users - and has failed to answer lawmakers' questions in person.
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  • Google CEO Sundar Pichai will discuss China plans and alleged bias against conservatives with GOP lawmakers

    Google CEO Sundar Pichai will discuss China plans and alleged bias against conservatives with GOP lawmakers

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Google CEO Sundar Pichai will meet privately with Republican lawmakers on Friday, according to a report on Monday in The Wall Street Journal .
    Pichai has also agreed to testify at a public hearing later this year, the paper reported.
    The meeting Friday follows weeks of verbal attacks on Google by US President Donald Trump and his allies. Trump accused Google of "rigging" the company's Search engine to silence the voices of political conservatives, and to deliver only negative news about his administration.
    But Google has also acknowledged contemplating a re-entry into China. In 2010...
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