Google is now going to take "Apple-like" approach over Designing and Building next Nexus Smartphones , Previously Nexus device was a co-branded partnership between Google's Android Team and OEM's .
Report says that Google will be having full control over Hardware design as well as Software updates ( 100% Google ) , i.e The device will be manufactured by Google only .
According to Report -
Google CEO Sundar Pichai and his lieutenants have signaled to colleagues and outsiders that the company wants to take greater control over its program for making “Nexus” smartphones, which are powered by Google’s Android software.
Previously leaked information suggest that HTC will make 2016 nexus Smartphone , May be it will but that will be the Last Nexus Smartphone from other Company !