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Android creator launches tech startups development company

Andy Rubin, creator of Android is launching Playground Global LLC.

Andy Rubin

Andy Rubin (picture taken by Yoichiro Akiyama – Flickr)

Playground Global LLC provides support & advice to tech startups making devices for companies, or consumers.

Andy Rubin has raised $48 million from investors including Google, HP, Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (electronics manufacturer) & several other tech companies, according to an article in the Wall Street Journal.

”I will have one foot on the lily pad of mobile and one foot on the future, and I can jump forward when the next ecosystem emerges,” Mr. Rubin said. “That’s a pretty good place to be.” as quoted in the article from the Wall Street Journal.

You can read the complete article here.