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Sennheiser lends ears to Phonebloks modular mobile phone

The audio experts at Sennheiser are lending an ear to the Lego-like bolt-together Phonebloks modular mobile phone backed by Google.

By May. 12, 2014

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Google Motorola teams up with Phonebloks for modular phone

Google Motorola has announced Ara, a project to create a modular smartphone that allows you to swap out components, partnering with Phonebloks' Dave Hakkens.

By Oct. 29, 2013

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Phonebloks is a Lego-like phone that lasts forever

A new concept mobile aims to do away with upgrades by having swappable modules that keep your phone up to date.

By Oct. 27, 2013

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Phonebloks: A modular phone you update a piece at a time

Rather than throwing out an entire smartphone when something breaks or you want to upgrade, the Phonebloks concept fits together like Lego so you can swap pieces out as needed.

By Sep. 11, 2013

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ZTE Eco-Mobius modular mobile rivals Moto's Project Ara

Chinese phone firm ZTE is getting in the modular mobile action with this, the Eco-Mobius.

By Jan. 13, 2014

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The not-so-easy pieces of modular smartphones

commentary The quest for piece-by-piece perfection could deliver livelier devices and less waste, but good luck competing on sleek design with the latest from top-tier phone makers.

By Nov. 25, 2013

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Toshiba said to supply core silicon for Google 'Project Ara' smartphone

Toshiba is slated to be a major chip supplier for the Project Ara smartphone, according to a Japan-based report.

By May. 20, 2014

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Motorola unveils Project Ara for custom smartphones

The highly modular approach aims to let you swap in items such as keyboard, battery, or display so that your handset stays up-to-date much longer than today's smartphones.

By Oct. 28, 2013

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ZTE Eco-Mobius modular concept phone

With the Eco-Mobius concept handset, people would be able to upgrade and switch individual pieces of their smartphones.

Jan. 9, 2014

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