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Rubin is working on starting a consumer hardware company called Essential, according to a January Bloomberg report. The company's flagship product will reportedly be a high-end, bezel-less phone that'll compete with Apple's iPhone and Google's Pixel brands. Many of Essential's products will integrate AI, the report said.
Niccolo de Masi, also referenced in Mackenzie's tweet, serves as Rubin's company's President and COO, according to his Twitter. He's currently executive chairman of Glu Mobile, a developer and publisher of mobile games.