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Google's Project Ara Is Challenging The Very Notion Of What A Smartphone Can Be - Co.Design (blog)

Google's Project Ara Is Challenging The Very Notion Of What A Smartphone Can BeCo.Design (blog)The company has quietly shifted focus from a modular smartphone you upgrade at will to a framework for “fringe features.” Google's Project Ara Is Challenging The Very Notion Of What A Smartphone Can Be. 1/7. By John Brownlee 05.24.16 | 9:00 am.and more »

Project Ara: the next big thing by Google - The Hindu;

Project Ara: the next big thing by Google - The Hindu

The HinduProject Ara: the next big thing by GoogleThe HinduIf you are not happy with the camera on your smartphone, this phone will give you an option to replace it with the high-end one by simply swapping the module with the one you want. Google has developed a smartphone which allows the consumer to slide ...and more »

Google's Project Ara is about more than just modular phones - The Verge;

Google's Project Ara is about more than just modular phones - The Verge

The VergeGoogle's Project Ara is about more than just modular phonesThe VergeI had exactly half an hour with four people from the Project Ara team at Google I/O to extract as much information as I could about the mission to actually launch a modular phone. So I rattled off as many questions as I could at a rat-a-tat pace, and ...and more »

Elon Musk's traffic-free vision of the future - CNET;

Elon Musk's traffic-free vision of the future - CNET

CNETElon Musk's traffic-free vision of the futureCNETHis 'Boring Company' released a concept video of a car bypassing city traffic through a series of underground tunnels he intends to... Play video. Video: 3 new Google Maps tricks. 3 new Google Maps tricks. 1:04 April 28, 2017. Google Maps is a tool ...and more »

Google Project Ara, Official Launch Latest Update - Nature World News;

Google Project Ara, Official Launch Latest Update - Nature World News

Nature World NewsGoogle Project Ara, Official Launch Latest UpdateNature World NewsGoogle officially announced on Friday at the Google I/O 2016, that the long awaited Project Ara will finally be available for developers this coming fall and will officially be out in the market for consumers by 2017. After several seasons of delay and ...and more »

Some of all parts: Are modular mobiles really the next big thing? - Android Authority (blog);

Some of all parts: Are modular mobiles really the next big thing? - Android Authority (blog)

Android Authority (blog)Some of all parts: Are modular mobiles really the next big thing?Android Authority (blog)If you want to get an amusing rise out of anyone who has ever built a PC, tell them about the “brand new idea of modular design”. The reaction will probably be either one of irritation or feigned interest. Computer users have been swapping and ...and more »

Apple: Google's Project Ara Shows That iPhone Got It Right - Seeking Alpha;

Apple: Google's Project Ara Shows That iPhone Got It Right - Seeking Alpha

Seeking AlphaApple: Google's Project Ara Shows That iPhone Got It RightSeeking AlphaGoogle's Project Ara promised the ability to mix and match module components to build a customized smartphone. Ara represents an inappropriate application of PC concepts and will probably never reach consumers. Apple's approach to iPhone has been ...and more »

Google has a new phone that's cool - Komando;

Google has a new phone that's cool - Komando

KomandoGoogle has a new phone that's coolKomandoIt's been a long time since we've heard anything on Project Ara, which is what Google is calling the "modular phone". The concept behind this new smartphone is that the components of your phone can be exchanged almost as easily as the apps you ...and more »

Google's Modular Phone Arrives This Fall - Popular Science;

Google's Modular Phone Arrives This Fall - Popular Science

Popular ScienceGoogle's Modular Phone Arrives This FallPopular ScienceGoogle's modular phone, called Project Ara, will make its way to developers this fall, the company announced at its I/O developer conference last week. And as Ara inches closer to reality, so too does its potential to change all smartphones. Project ...and more »

Google Scales Back Modular Phone Ambitions - Geeks are Sexy Technology News;

Google Scales Back Modular Phone Ambitions - Geeks are Sexy Technology News

Geeks are Sexy Technology NewsGoogle Scales Back Modular Phone AmbitionsGeeks are Sexy Technology NewsGoogle says its modular smartphone Project Ara won't be quite as modular as planned. Several key components will be non-replaceable, including the screen and memory. The original plan for Ara — or at least the concept Google initially explored — was ...and more »

Project Ara phone won't be as modular as we thought - TechnoBuffalo;

Project Ara phone won't be as modular as we thought - TechnoBuffalo

TechnoBuffaloProject Ara phone won't be as modular as we thoughtTechnoBuffaloProject Ara is finally back on track after multiple delays and false starts, but it turns out Google's new modular smartphone is actually a scaled-back version of the original concept. The device that launches next year won't be as modular as we ...and more »

The crazy dream of modular smartphones - TechCrunch;

The crazy dream of modular smartphones - TechCrunch

TechCrunchThe crazy dream of modular smartphonesTechCrunchFile it under 'it seemed great on paper'… but Google's project Ara modular smartphone concept is — for all intents and purposes — dead. If you want to be a little more generous, you can say Google has pivoted away from attempting to engineer the ...and more »

Google is launching a modular smartphone that snaps together like LEGO bricks - Inhabitat

Google is launching a modular smartphone that snaps together like LEGO bricksInhabitatA few years ago Google proposed a modular phone made of components that could be easily swapped out and upgraded. Luckily for consumers sick of buying a new phone every year, Google just green-lit the Project Ara smartphone – and it's set to ship out ...and more »

Project Ara won't have swappable CPU, RAM or display modules - KitGuru;

Project Ara won't have swappable CPU, RAM or display modules - KitGuru

KitGuruProject Ara won't have swappable CPU, RAM or display modulesKitGuruGoogle's Project Ara is set to be one of the most customisable smartphones on the market when it comes out next year. However, it won't be a simple case of buying the 'skeleton' and upgrading the hardware when it starts getting slow as the CPU, RAM and ...and more »

Google rethinks Project Ara modular smartphones - BBC News;

Google rethinks Project Ara modular smartphones - BBC News

BBC NewsGoogle rethinks Project Ara modular smartphonesBBC NewsGoogle has rethought its plans for a modular smartphone and now plans to release a less customisable model than it had first proposed. The revised Project Ara handset no longer allows its main display or processors to be swapped out. Google said the ...and more »

Project Ara: Google phone coming in 2017 - The Week UK;

Project Ara: Google phone coming in 2017 - The Week UK

The Week UKProject Ara: Google phone coming in 2017The Week UKTech giant's long-awaited modular handset is finally on the way – but will it be as revolutionary as they say? whatsapp · facebook · twitter · google+ · linkedin · email. Video of Ara: What's next. Google's madcap Project Ara smartphone is on its way ...and more »

Project Ara and beyond: Here's what your next smartphone could look like - Firstpost

Project Ara and beyond: Here's what your next smartphone could look likeFirstpostAfter maintaining silence for a very long time, Google's new update on its Project Ara smartphone (and the promo) has indeed gathered a lot of attention, once again. A project that kept getting delayed for years, the modular smartphone has now been ...and more »

Google demoed Project Soli in action on an LG smartwatch - Android Community;

Google demoed Project Soli in action on an LG smartwatch - Android Community

Android CommunityGoogle demoed Project Soli in action on an LG smartwatchAndroid CommunityProject Soli was introduced to us almost a year ago with the intention to apply radar tech to interfacing wearables. We didn't hear much about it over the last twelve months except in March when a SoliType prototype was shown off. We were treated to a ...and more »

Google I/O 2016: Project Ara to Project Soli, a look at the top announcements - The Indian Express;

Google I/O 2016: Project Ara to Project Soli, a look at the top announcements - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressGoogle I/O 2016: Project Ara to Project Soli, a look at the top announcementsThe Indian ExpressGoogle's I/O 2016 saw new products like the Google Assistant, Google Home speaker, new apps for chatting, video being announced. Google also announced improvements to Project Soli mentioned last year, and its modular phones under Project Ara.and more »

Google Designs Smartwatch With Built-In Radar System For Gesture Controls - iTech Post;

Google Designs Smartwatch With Built-In Radar System For Gesture Controls - iTech Post

iTech PostGoogle Designs Smartwatch With Built-In Radar System For Gesture ControlsiTech PostGoogle designs smartwatch with built-in radar system for gesture controls. (Photo : Photo by Unsplash/Pixabay). As part of its Project Soli, Google designed a smartwatch with built-in radar system that allows gesture control. According to Engadget ...and more »