Andy Rubin Reacts to Steve Jobs, Likens Apple to North Korea

The NY Times has a great little interview with Google VP Andy Rubin where he talks about Android’s future among other things.  When asked his thoughts on the recent Steve Jobs comments about Android offering porn, Andy says he doesn’t quite get where Jobs was coming from.  “I don’t ...

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Adobe AIR on the Android Platform

By Andy Rubin, Google VP of Engineering, Android Partnerships have been at the very heart of Android, the first truly open and comprehensive mobile platform, since we first introduced it with the Open Handset Alliance. Through close relationships with carriers, device manufacturers, developers, ...

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Donut, Eclair, and Flan – Rubin Talks Future of Android

Andy Rubin, or, The Man, as we like to call him around here, was speaking at a T-Mobile and Google media event earlier today where the Google VP of engineering was talking about the future of Android and where the focus will be.  The future beyond Cupcake that is Donut, Eclair, and Flan.  ...

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Rubin Breaks Down the 3 Flavors of Android

If you are starting to pay closer attention to Android lately, you’ll likely notice some difference in how handsets are being branded.  Some have the “with Google” on the back while others don’t.  Some handsets come from major companies like HTC and Samsung, and yet ...

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CNET Interviews Andy Rubin – “It Will Change the Game”

There is an excellent interview with Andy Rubin up on CNET today.  If you’re new to Android or not following along too closely, he’s the guy responsible for Android.  Period.  He’s currently Google’s director of mobile platforms after having previously co-founded ...

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Top Android Director Leaves for Coupons Inc.

One of the original software engineers for the Android platform has left the Google team for Coupons Inc.,  a company who designs software for creation, distribution and tracking of coupons.  Steven Horowitz was part of the Android staff from way back, having been recruited by Andy Rubin in ...

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Andy Rubin Talks Future of Mobile

Andy Rubin stopped by the Official Google Blog the other day to discuss the future of mobile.  Where will it be and how will it help us?  It’s a great read – short and very optimistic!  What kind of things does Andy see for us in the next few years? Be it everyday things like... ...

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WIRED Article Details Android’s Long Term Goals

There’s an article in July’s issue of Wired that goes pretty in-depth with Google, Android, and all things related. It’s a nice big read along the lines of 5,000 words. While it might not be a ton of brand new information for loyal AndroidGuys readers, the casual cellular fan ...

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