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

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

If 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 ...

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

I 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 ...

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

His '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 ...

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

Google 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 ...

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 ...

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

Google'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 ...

Google has a new phone that's cool - Komando

It'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 ...

Google's Modular Phone Arrives This Fall - Popular Science

Google'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 ...

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

Google 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 ...

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

Project 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 ...

The crazy dream of modular smartphones - TechCrunch

File 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 ...

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

A 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 ...

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

Google'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 ...

Google rethinks Project Ara modular smartphones - BBC News

Google 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 ...

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

Tech 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 ...

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

After 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 ...

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

Project 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 ...

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

Google'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.

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

Google 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 ...