What exactly is a "modular phone" and why would you want one? We take a look at all the things we know -- and don't -- with this build-it-yourself smartphone design.
Google is sending out hardware for Project Ara, which will let you build a personalised phone from a selection of bolt-together elements.
Regina Dugan of Google's skunkworks division gave an update on projects Ara and Tango, but it was a Disney-styled animation that stole the show at Google I/O.
This is the first step in a march to launch the final MDK for Google's modular smartphone design by the end of 2014.
Google Motorola has announced Ara, a project to create a modular smartphone that allows you to swap out components, partnering with Phonebloks' Dave Hakkens.