Andy Rubin who was the former boss of the Android division from 2005 when it was bought by Google, up to 2013 told his colleagues that he would be leaving the company.
Rubin joined Google when the it bought Android in 2005. In 2013, he left the Android division and went on to head the company’s robotic division .
According to the Wall Street Journal, Rubin is starting
a hardware incubator for startups.
In a statement, Google CEO Larry Page said, “I want to wish Andy all the best with what’s next. WithAndroid he created something truly remarkable—with a billion plus happy users. Thank you.”
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