Nextbit ends support for Robin smartphone

The shelf life of a Kickstarter-backed smartphone really isn't something you'd expect to last forever, but warranty support on Nextbit's Robin phone is over as of today, the company announced on Twitt

Nextbit cancels CDMA version of Robin smartphone, issues refunds

After already delaying the CDMA by a few months, Nextbit has decided to cancel the production of the CDMA Robin for Verizon and Sprint networks outright, Recode reports. The company is now refunding K

NextBit Robin Review: An Aesthetic Escape

This smartphone has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808, 3GB of LPDDR3 memory, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac [2.4 and 5 GHz dual-band], with Bluetooth 4.0 LE, 4G LTE Cat 4, NFC support, USB 3.0 Gen1 SuperSpeed [5 Gb

Introducing Disrupt TV Live From Disrupt SF

We’re just a week away from TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2015, and the TechCrunch video team has a packed schedule: broadcasting interviews, updates and all sorts of other great startup action live from th

Nextbit’s Robin Is An Android Smartphone That Taps The Cloud For Bonus Smarts

A little over a year ago, we broke the news that Nextbit, a company founded by early Android veterans, had raised $18 million dollars for… something. Something secret. Today, they’re final

Nextbit Unveils A Dead-Simple Way To Sync, Store Data Across Multiple Mobile Apps, Devices

The last time I talked to Nextbit, they had raised $18 million from Accel Partners and Google Ventures and had put together a veteran team made out of early Android folk who helped build Google's mobi

Early Android Veterans Raise $18M From Accel, Google Ventures For Stealth Company, NextBit

“What? You’re raising $18 million from Accel and Google Ventures and you can’t even tell me what it is?” I ask Tom Moss, who brokered carrier and handset maker relationships fo