Custom phone with the modular Project Ara

The guys over at Motorola, now a part of Google, want to make a phone that can be cusomtised and changed by plugging modules together to form a phone.

“We want 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.” says the Motorola Blog entry

Here is a taste of some of the early designs:

Interesting concept, and looks like it will be fun to play with but I wonder how practical it may be.

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