Project ara

The Phonebloks guy chronicles the rise and fall of modular smartphones

1 month ago   |   Phandroid

Anyone remember Phonebloks? If the name sounds familiar, that's because it was the concept behind Google's Project Ara - a modular smartphone which would have allowed users to...
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Google's projects: Learning from the misses, enjoying the hits

6 monthes ago   |   Android Community

Over the past couple of years, Google has gone and pursued side projects that normally would complement the devices and technologies they have in the mainstream. And like the...
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Kite is for those who fancy a DIY modular smartphone

9 monthes ago   |   Android Community

The hankering for a modular smartphone probably died a natural death when Google finally gave up on Project Ara, but that doesn't mean that other companies can't try their own...
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Hands-On With The Slider Keyboard And Vital Moto Mods - CES 2018

Hands-On With The Slider Keyboard And Vital Moto Mods - CES 2018

11 monthes ago   |   Android Headlines   |   3 articles

Modular phones may no longer be a thing in the way that they were first envisioned by Project Ara, but Lenovo and Motorola have taken on the helm of modular devices through the...
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How the Moto Z turned the modular smartphone from pipe dream to a reality

How the Moto Z turned the modular smartphone from pipe dream to a reality

One year ago   |   Tech Radar

In short time, Motorola has turned the modular smartphone from pipe dream into reality. And not just any reality, but a successful one at that. This success comes after a few...
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Facebook foraying into Google Ara's territory with new modular phone project

Facebook foraying into Google Ara's territory with new modular phone project

One year ago   |   Tech Radar   |   4 articles

Google Ara was an exciting concept which introduced the idea of commercializing modular phone s. Although the project never materialized, Facebook is breathing life into it as...
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Facebook is secretly reviving Google's modular Project Ara

Facebook is secretly reviving Google's modular Project Ara

One year ago   |   Phone Arena   |   4 articles

Many of our readers will probably remember Project Ara, Google's futuristic modular smartphone research project which got cut off from the branch before it could produce a...
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Could Facebook Be Working On A Modular Smartphone?

Could Facebook Be Working On A Modular Smartphone?

One year ago   |   Ubergizmo   |   4 articles

Modular smartphones seemed like the perfect way for users to upgrade their mobile devices without creating too much electronic waste. After all if your screen is working just...
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Facebook Developing A Modular Smartphone, Patent Suggests

Facebook Developing A Modular Smartphone, Patent Suggests

One year ago   |   Android Headlines   |   4 articles

Facebook's hardware division known as Building 8 seems to be working on a modular device designed to incorporate a variety of modules with different functionalities into a...
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Should you be excited about the Essential Phone from the co-creator of Android?

Should you be excited about the Essential Phone from the co-creator of Android?

One year ago   |   Tech Radar

When the co-creator of the Android operating system announces a smartphone, you pay attention. Andy Rubin recently introduced the Essential Phone , a bid to give the iterative...
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