When Andy Rubin handed leadership of the Android project to Sundar Pichai, the speculation began about what Rubin would be doing next for Google.
Now we know: robots.
In an interview with The New York Times on Wednesday, Rubin said his robotics project is at the heart of one of Google's long-term, big-deal "moonshot" programs that also have included self-driving and Google Glass.
"Like any moonshot, you have to think of time as a factor. We need enough runway and a 10-year vision," Rubin said.
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