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Andy Rubin holding the Essential PH-1 phone.

The rise and fall of Andy Rubin, the former Google executive accused of sexual misconduct whose new startup, Essential, just shut down for good

Rubin launched promising consumer tech startup Essential after leaving Google — now, the company is closing down.

Android founder Andy Rubin’s startup Essential is shutting down, saying there is ‘no clear path’ to deliver its new phone to custome...

The three-year old company was initially regarded as a promising venture, but struggled as its product the Essential Phone failed to gain traction.
David Drummond, Alphabet's chief legal officer, is leaving the company.

Alphabet’s chief legal officer is leaving the company after a series of scandals involving allegations of sexual misconduct

David Drummond, who headed legal affairs at Google's parent company, is leaving after a widely publicized blog post accused him of emotional abuse.
Andy Rubin, creator of Android

Android founder Andy Rubin has blocked almost everyone following him on Twitter, 1 year after explosive reports about alleged sexual misconduct

At the time of writing, Rubin's official Twitter account was locked and followed by just 11 people.
WeWork cofounder Adam Neumann is reportedly receiving a $1.7 billion golden parachute after leaving his post as chairman.

Adam Neumann is reportedly getting a $1.7 billion ‘golden parachute’ — here are 6 more ousted execs who received millions

"Getting the genie back into the bottle would be very difficult at this point," the USC business professor Peer Fiss said of golden parachutes.
Andy Rubin

Andy Rubin, the Android creator accused of sexual misconduct, quietly left his venture firm Playground with a $9 million exit package, according to a ...

The $9 million payout comes in addition to the $90 million Google paid Rubin upon his departure in 2014 following allegations of sexual misconduct.
Andy Rubin, the creator of the Android operating system, tweeted out images of what looks to be a new device on Tuesday.

Andy Rubin, the creator of Android who left Google after a sexual misconduct allegation, is tweeting again to tease a weird, new phone-like gadget

Rubin, CEO of Essential, whose first phone was a bust, has kept a low profile since a report detailed a sexual misconduct allegation against him.
Former Google executives: Amit Singhal (L), Andy Rubin (C), and Richard DeVaul (R).

These are the former high-ranking Google execs who have been accused of sexual misconduct

Google was thrust back into the #MeToo spotlight when a former Google employee alleged that she had an affair with Google's chief legal counsel.
Google SVP David Drummond.

The Google exec at the centre of explosive #MeToo allegations is one of the highest paid at the firm, earning $47 million

A former Google worker wrote an account of her relationship with the company's top lawyer David Drummond, and decried how Google protects 'elite men.'
Andy Rubin

Android creator Andy Rubin is accused of running a ‘sex ring’

Rubin had "ownership relationships" with multiple women and would sometimes "offer" them to other men, a newly unsealed complaint alleges.