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Google’s Plan to sell Motorola to Lenovo but Project Ara remains to Google

Desk Reporter

The agreement for the sale of the Motorola mobile division to Lenovo for $ 2.9 billion does not include the Advanced Technology Project Ara. Now Lenovo will be world’s No. 3 Smartphone vendor holding with Google’s Motorola. The Samsung into hard competition by another giant computer manufacturer.

The news of the day is no doubt that on the sale of Motorola Mobility by Google, so it falls into the hands of Lenovo in respect of an outlay estimated at $ 2.9 billion. Acquisition came suddenly, kept secret until the last moment, on what you need to do some ‘clarity to understand how the three entities involved will benefit from the transaction.

First, the Chinese manufacturer will have the opportunity to work with a team of vast experience in the mobile arena, despite the difficult crossing in recent years seems to have found the right look to get back into the game, as evidenced by Moto Moto X and G. As a result, the company of ” Hello Moto” open new perspectives , guaranteed entrance into a reality that today is the main protagonist of the PC market . The Mountain View group, finally , as has already been said keeps the authorship of the patent portfolio ( licensed to Lenovo ) , thus ensuring a very broad spectrum of intellectual properties that put it in place and prevent “patent war” .
Some of the components that will be used to make their own personal smartphones , according to the vision of Project Ara Motorola

Some of the components that will be used to make their own personal smartphones , according to the vision of Project Ara Motorola

It is not all : Google also holds the Advanced Technology and Projects division of Motorola, one that in recent months has presented Ara Project . To whom the name sounds new enough to know that it is a concept for the creation of the first truly customizable smartphone , not only from the point of view of software but also hardware . A basic platform on which users can integrate the display, processor , internal memory , modules for connectivity , camera and battery at will, assembling it according to your needs and budget .

The team is also working for some time on futuristic technologies such as biometric sensors and tattoos that replace the traditional password . It is driven by Regina Dugan, former director of DARPA ( Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency ), which today manages a hundred engineers, programmers and designers. All will leave office in Sunnyvale for those working in Mountain View , still more closely with the team bigg . In light of all this , to say that Google wanted to ” sell off ” Motorola.