Vic Gundotra, Lead Exec on Google+ and Google Social is Leaving Google

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  1. dgstorm

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    Late yesterday afternoon, Vic Gundrotta, Senior Vice President for Social at Google, and the man primarily responsible for the creation and development of Google+, announced that he has left Google. After 8 years spearheading the development of social integration at Google, Gundrotta is moving on to other (as yet unnamed) opportunities.

    Here's a brief snippet from his announcement via Google+:

    In the small firestorm which brewed after his announcement, there has been speculation that Google+ could be in jeopardy without his involvement; however, Google made a statement claiming that the service will continue onward.

    Google's co-founder and CEO Larry Page had some glowing praise to share for Mr. Gundrotta. You can find that here: https://plus.google.com/u/0/ LarryPage/posts/A2gm48nzitx

    Source: Google+ - Vic Gundrotta
     
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    Good. Will he please take Google+ integration into everything with him??
     
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    Can I like this post 1000 times?
    Hopefully he's moving to Apple and takes the bloatware and walled garden with him

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