Andy Rubin’s Essential gains Amazon, Tencent as strategic backers – CNET

Essential founder Andy Rubin at the Wired Business Conference this year. Brian Ach/Getty Images for Wired. Essential, the new tech company founded by Android creator Andy Rubin, confirmed it raised $300 million in funding, with the startup gaining some …
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