In the first interview since taking over the reigns of Android, Sundar Pichai revealed that Google I/O 2013 won't bring that much novelties when it comes to hardware and OS updates. Read on to see what else he said about Google's Android and Chrome plans!
Source: Motorola acquisition “added more fuel to the fire to oust” Andy Rubin
Two years after Google announced it would acquire Motorola, questions linger about the value of the deal. A source told The Verge that the misstep might have contributed to the ousting of Andy Rubin from the Android team.
Andy Rubin reveals Android was originally intended for cameras
In recent years Android has certainly expanded well beyond just the smartphone, finding itself on televisions, set-top boxes, tablets and even cameras. What you might not know is that when Android was first conceived, it wasn't even aimed at smartphones.
Prior head of Android Andy Rubin was stubborn, says Samsung exec
This week's Android Authority On Air episode followed the official Samsung Unpacked 2013 event in New York City. Naturally, we devoted a good portion of the show to the next Galaxy. Besides the latest and greatest from Samsung, we also discussed a few juicy tidbits of information surrounding the whole Google ecosystem.
Andy Rubin is an entrepreneur at heart, ready to begin new chapter with Google
Combining what Andy Rubin mentions and Larry Page's "more moonshots" statement from earlier today, this might just spell Google's Project X that we know very little about. Rubin's background in launching successful mobile products makes him a great addition to X Lab's rumored wearable computing initiatives.