United Kingdom-based telephone producer Wileyfox entered the Android smartphone scene in 2015, when it launched the Typhoon and Switft telephones. The low-end Spark used to be launched later, in mid-2016. They had been funds telephones operating the short-lived Cyanogen OS, and when Cyanogen collapsed, the corporate began creating its personal ROM.

A group supervisor at Wileyfox has published on Reddit that Wileyfox is present process management. For the ones of you now not aware of it, management is a procedure in the United Kingdom the place an organization provides complete keep an eye on of itself to an individual (or small staff of folks), so as to repay money owed to collectors. The individual writing the Reddit submit stated he were laid off on account of the management procedure.

It is not transparent right now if Wileyfox is completely shutting down. If the directors can repay the corporate’s money owed or discover a purchaser, then Wileyfox may go back someday. The United Kingdom Firms Space list for Wileyfox nonetheless displays the corporate as lively, so it has now not been dissolved simply but.

As of the time of writing, the corporate has now not made a proper announcement on its website or any of its social media accounts. It is at all times unlucky when an organization is going below, particularly since many of us finally end up dropping their jobs – let’s hope Wileyfox could make it thru.