After Leaving Xiaomi, Hugo Barra Joins Facebook To Work On VR

Just several days ago, Hugo Barra, Xiaomi’s former Vice President for International announced that he is leaving Xiaomi after the Lunar New Year. He mentioned that the reason for him leaving was due to the fact that his “singular” life in Beijing is taking a toll on his health and he further mentioned that he would like to return to his “home” in Silicon Valley. There were a lot of guesses on what Hugo Barra will work on next after leaving Xiaomi. Although he mentioned that he would like to…

Hugo Barra Bids Goodbye To Xiaomi

On his somewhat lengthy Facebook post, Xiaomi’s Vice President of International, Hugo Barra, said that he is set to leave Xiaomi. Hugo Barra who joined the Chinese company about 3 years and five months ago said that ” if there was ever going to be a good time for me to come back home, that time is now”. It can be recalled that Barra transitioned from working as one of Google’s top guy, spearheading the developments of the Android ecosystem. He was also involved in the development of Google’s Nexus…