Project Ara MDK Released

As I wrote about previously, a developers conference was set for April 15-16. That date is now fast approaching and Google has released the Modular Developers Kit (MDK) ahead of the conference so hardware developers can get a jump on designing components for it. Pictures have also surfaced for what we can expect as far as the […]

Project Ara Developer Conference Set for April

To anyone following Project Ara over the past few months, this is welcome news. It’s welcoming because this means that the project is getting closer and closer to a possible end. If you haven’t been following, Project Ara is the brainchild of ATAP, a Skunkworks division of Google. Ara is built on the idea of […]

Motorola announces Project Ara, plans to build modular smartphones

Motorola announced Project Ara, a new initiative to develop free, open hardware platform for creating highly modular smartphones. Motorola says ‘A phone designed for 6 billion people should be inspired by at least a few thousand.We want to do for hardware what the Android platform has done for software: create a vibrant third-party developer ecosystem, […]