But is it Essential?
Former Googler and Essential founder Andy Rubin has tweeted a teaser for an unusual smartphone.
But still gave him a hero’s farewell and a pile of cash
The creator of Android, Andy Rubin, was asked to leave Google for being a sex pest, but the search engine did its best to pretend everything was great.
Andy Rubin’s post-Android dream appears to be a nightmare
A start-up founded by the creator of Android has laid off about a third of its staff.
UK, France, Japan, and Canada
We got a note from the nice people at Essential that PH1 phone and accessories are swarming over some parts of Europe, Canada and Japan too.
The one after PH-1
Andy Rubin’s unicorn startup, the one that carriers the Essential name, has promised a better camera for the successor to the PH-1.
All new colors shipping
Essential - the phone launched by Andy Ruben and a bunch of other ex-Googlers has launched three new colors and announced Oreo Android 8.1 OTA beta too.
Return to the industry
The bloke credited with inventing Android is about to get back into the mobile industry with a smartphone company of his own.
Quitting while ahead?