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Project Ara’s Failed Drop Test Was Apparently A Joke

08/20/2015, Remember the other day the official Project Ara Twitter account tweeted that they were switching from eletropermanent magnets to something else because of a failed drop test? As it turns out, it was a joke, or at least part of it was a joke. This was...

Project Ara Might Have Been Returned To Motorola [Rumor]

08/20/2015, When Project Ara was first announced, it was under Motorola Mobility’s banner, although we suppose technically it was under Google’s banner since Google had already acquired Motorola by then. However when Motorola was sold off to Lenovo, Google got to...

Project Ara Dumps Electropermanent Magnets For Modules

08/19/2015, Over the past couple of days there has been a lot of talk regarding the future of Google’s modular smartphone ambitions, the company has had to come out and calm people that Project Ara isn’t going anywhere. The company did confirm though that...

Google Delays Project Ara Modular Smartphone To 2016

08/17/2015,   There were whispers recently that something might be up with Google’s Project Ara modular smartphone, the hardware release was expected at some point later this year but now the company has confirmed that it won’t be happening in 2015....

Google Reassures Project Ara Isn’t Going Anywhere

08/14/2015, For those who are unfamiliar, Project Ara is a smartphone concept that the folks at Google are trying to make a reality. The idea is that a smartphone is pieced together using different modules, and in turn it allows users to swap out the modules as they...

Project Ara Smartphone Prototype Demonstrated

05/29/2015, We did mention how Project Ara might very well be featured on stage at MWC 2015 earlier this year, but it did look as though that failed to come to pass. Well, fret not, as it looks as though the Project Ara smartphone prototype was demonstrated for all...

Fonkraft Smartphone Wants To Beat Project Ara To The Punch

04/28/2015, Project Ara is Google’s somewhat ambitious goal of creating a modular smartphone where users could swap parts in and out depending on their needs. Unfortunately it seems that Project Ara is still quite a bit away from making its way into the hands of...

Project Ara Gains New Radiation Sensor Module

03/25/2015, One of the cool things about Project Ara is its ability to allow users to swap in and out modules depending on their needs. For example if your focus is on health, you could add a pulse oximeter module, but if your focus is on photography, you could swap...

Toshiba Has More Camera Modules For Project Ara

02/16/2015, If you call yourself a smartphone fan, then there is every reason for you to get all excited about Google’s very own Project Ara, which is touted to make an appearance at Mobile World Congress later this year. Project Ara has caused its fair bit of...

Google Might Show Off Project Ara At MWC 2015

02/12/2015, Are you excited for Google’s Project Ara to be released to the masses? We’re probably just as excited as you guys, but for now it seems that Project Ara still remains as a prototype, but if you’re curious as to what Project Ara could bring to the...

Google’s Ara Configurator App Detailed

01/14/2015, As you might have heard in our earlier report, Google revealed that they would be testing Project Ara devices in Puerto Rico. Google also revealed during their announcement that the Ara Configurator app will be one of the ways in which users will be able...

Project Ara Gains Health Module With Pulse Oximeter Addon

11/07/2014, Project Ara is a project worth getting excited over. After all thanks to its modular design, it basically allows users to swap parts in and out depending on their needs. For example if you’re not happy with the camera, feel free to swap it out for a...