Former VP of Android Hugo Barra is joining Facebook’s Oculus as the VP of VR

Several days ago former Google executive, Hugo Barra, announced that he would be stepping down from his position as Global Vice President of Xiaomi. In his post on Facebook, Barra said that he had plans to come back to Silicon Valley but did not give any specifics. Tonight, Mark Zuckerberg, Founder and CEO of Facebook, has announced that Barra will be joining Facebook and leading its VR efforts…

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Xiaomi experiences sharp sales drops, but company’s global VP Hugo Barra is not worried

As far as sheer numbers go, Xiaomi does not seem to be doing so well. Despite some of its recent successes such as the launch of its shockingly beautiful Mi Mix, the Chinese firm has experienced a series of losses on its balance sheet.

However, that seems to be under control — and most of all not a problem, at least according to SVP Hugo Barra…

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