BY AMIR EFRATI
Google Inc. executive Jeff Huber stepped aside as head of the Internet giant’s mapping and commerce unit on Wednesday, in a two-part management shift at that also saw the chief of the Android unit, Andy Rubin, leave his position, according to people familiar with the matter.
Mr. Huber will move to Google X, the unit run by Google co-founder Sergey Brin that’s working on projects such as self-driving car technology and the Google Glass wearable computing device, these people said.
The mapping unit will become part of the Google search team, led by Alan Eustace, and the commerce unit will …
Google Breaks Up Mapping and Commerce Unit – Wall Street Journal