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Well wishes are in order for Andy Rubin, co-founder and former boss of Android who oversaw the open source platform's development. More recently, Rubin managed Google's robotics division, though his time with the Mountain View firm is coming to end. Rubin is leaving Google to start an incubator for startups that want to build technology hardware products. "I want to wish Andy all the best with what's next," Google CEO Larry Page said in a statement. "With Android he created something truly remarkable -- with a billion plus happy uses. Thank you." According to The Wall Street Journal, which first reported on Rubin's departure, Google will continue its efforts in robotics. However, it's not clear... Read more...