The end of an era.
Mike Sievart will now lead the combined company.
Marking yet another meaningful departure the philanthropist is making from the company he founded in 1975.
The Essential Phone loses updates, future Essential projects have been canned, and Andy Rubin is still a terrible person.
Plus, Samsung’s Galaxy Z Flip design is no longer a secret.
The company was just granted an extension on its pardon from being excluded from using Android services.