www. O S N E W S .com
News Features Interviews
BlogContact Editorials

Project Ara delayed because it broke apart when dropped
By Thom Holwerda on 2015-08-19 21:05:09

It turns out that when you make an unconventional phone that lets you swap out its core components, it can be hard to make that same phone stay put together - at least compared to today's smartphones. Google's Project Ara team has tweeted an explanation for why its pilot test plans were reworked and delayed: the current model wasn't faring well when dropped. "No more electropermanent magnets," the team tweeted.

That's what you get when you push the envelope.

25  Comments - Printer friendly - Related stories
Recent related stories
- Google buys large part of HTC's smartphone team - 2017-09-21
- Google renames Fuchia's Magenta kernel to Zircon - 2017-09-15
- Google: it is time to return to not being evil - 2017-09-05
- Introducing Chrome Enterprise - 2017-08-22
- My $169 development Chromebook - 2017-07-28
- More related articles
 

Tell a friend
Your full name:
Your email address:
Your friend's email:
Anti-spam measure:
5+2=

News Features Interviews
BlogContact Editorials


WAP site - RSS feed
© OSNews LLC 1997-2007. All Rights Reserved.
The readers' comments are owned and a responsibility of whoever posted them.
Prefer the desktop version of OSNews?