Motorola unveils Project Ara for modular smartphone platform

Tuesday 29 October 2013 | 10:57 CET | News
Motorola Mobility has announced a new project to develop an open hardware platform for developing modular smartphones. Project Ara has been running for over a year and is led by Motorola's Advanced Technology and Projects group. The company said it wants "to do for hardware what the Android platform has done for software: create a vibrant third-party developer ecosystem, lower the barriers to entry, increase the pace of innovation, and substantially compress development timelines". Early designs from the project were posted on the company's blog. The design is based on what Motorola calls an

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