As it describes "Cyanogen is an open OS built by users for the users".
Cyanogen inc. plans to launch less cost mobiles. For this purpose they are working on multiple OEMs to develop $75 priced mobiles. The phones will run CyanogenOS 13, based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Expected release date is early 2016.
The team will provide SDK for its partners to develop APPs.