Moto Z deal: $200 off until 2pm Eastern tomorrow

You’ll have to rush to get a try at the first real smartphone with modular accessories at a discount. And it’s a substantial one.

The hot (and not so hot) news stories from Pocketnow in 2016

Microsoft and Google? Not so hot. Virtual reality and you? Very hot. The stories and narrative arcs of mobile technology in 2016.

There’s our IFA 2016 wrap-up, but BOOM goes the Note 7 | Pocketnow Weekly 216

We get with it with Withings, hang around Huawei, pity Samsung and Galaxy Note 7 owners and talk a whole bunch about buses in Berlin on our Weekly podcast!

Project Ara dead under Google, could be licensed to OEM [UPDATE]

Google has confirmed that it has abandoned the project. The modular smartphone concept was targeted for a commercial launch in 2017.

The Moto Z and Moto Z Force are “SnapPhones”

Lenovo flagged this product as the most important one of today’s launches. It’s the Moto Z, the Moto Z Force and all the MotoMods to snap onto them.

MotoMod hinted to give 10X optical zoom to Moto Z

Lenovo is teasing on its Weibo account an accessory using the rumored Moto Z’s connector pins to attach a 10x optical zoom lens to the phone.

Project Ara is back and it’ll ship starting later this year

The modular smartphone project that was supposed to pilot in Puerto Rico a long time ago may be ready for consumers next year.

Are modular smartphones overrated?

Modular phones are becoming a thing. Or so LG hopes. One of…

All-new Project Ara website draws attention to radio silence

At least, just yet. But with just a logo, a silent Twitter account and an email for developers, we hoped for more disquiet from Project Ara.

PuzzlePhone brings more details to its modular smartphone to Indiegogo

Somewhere within Google’s intestines lies Project Ara, a development circle focused on…
Project Ara

Project Ara rearranging pieces for pilot launch schedule

Hey! It’s Project Ara! We still remember that ambitious group of people…

“We know we have made a difference”: Phonebloks on the future of the modular smartphone (Interview)

We sat down with Phonebloks to learn about the challenges involved in creating a modular smartphone and the company’s vision for the future.
Project Ara

Pricing can make or break Project Ara, and Google knows that

Where can we expect the Project Ara price point to land? Learn why a higher price doesn’t make the project a non-starter, but why buy-in price matters.

ZTE’s Eco-Mobius modular smartphone to launch in two years

Can you imagine the idea of still being able to use your…