If foldable phones are supposed to be the future, Google missed its big chance to get people pumped about them.
The scrapped plan, I'm told, was to have some kind of foldables showcase in one of the "sandbox" experiences at I/O. There, attendees would have been able to try out foldable phones (or see prototypes and concept devices), and get more information about how Android would be adapted for them.
The company to blame for the no-show? Almost certainly Samsung. Read more...More about Google, Samsung, Google Io, Foldable Phones, and Galaxy Fold
from Mashable https://mashable.com/article/foldable-devices-no-show-google-io-2019/