"Nextbit is building a bridge between the mobile world and the one that comes next, the ambient one where everything is technology."
"Nextbit wants you to mess with Robin. The phone comes with an unlocked bootloader, so fans can use any driver they want and customize to their heart’s content."
"The styling of the phone is fresh. Rather than trying to hide speakers behind small slats, the Robin has a circle of drilled dots, which made me think of speakers designed by Dieter Rams."
Tom served as Worldwide Head of Business Development and Partnerships for Android at Google until 2010. He then went on to found 3LM, which provided enterprise-style security and device management for Android, and was acquired by Motorola in 2011.
Mike was a software engineer working on Android from version 1.0 through 3.0 (Honeycomb). While there, Mike led power management and worked on performance and security. He then joined Tom at 3LM as director of engineering.
Chief Product and Design Officer
As SVP of Design and User Experience at HTC, Scott led the team that launched several acclaimed phones including the Evo, Incredible, and HTC One M7 and M8. Before that Scott was a principal at One + Co, an award-winning lifestyle design firm, which was acquired by HTC in 2008.