Sydney Morning Herald: Google board sued for hushing up misconduct claims about ‘father of Android’

Sydney Morning Herald: Google board sued for hushing up misconduct claims about ‘father of Android’. “Alphabet Inc.’s board of directors was sued by a shareholder for ‘quietly’ approving a $US90 million ($125 million) exit payment to the father of Android, Andy Rubin, and protecting other executives accused of sexual harassment.”

New York Times: How Google Protected Andy Rubin, the ‘Father of Android’

New York Times: How Google Protected Andy Rubin, the ‘Father of Android’. “Google gave Andy Rubin, the creator of Android mobile software, a hero’s farewell when he left the company in October 2014. ‘I want to wish Andy all the best with what’s next,” Larry Page, Google’s chief executive then, said in a public statement. “With Android he created something truly remarkable — with a billion-plus happy users.’ What Google did not make public was that an employee had accused Mr. Rubin of sexual misconduct.”