Photo Credit Google ATAP

Photo Credit Google ATAP


Client
Google


Project
Leading firmware development


Problem
Design and develop firmware for a revolutionary technology


Solutions & Expertise
Mobile, Android, Linux Kernel, Distributed Systems, Communications Protocol, Technical Leadership,  Project Management

Google, with LeafLabs’ expertise in embedded design, worked to revolutionize the smartphone through Project Ara, a modular smartphone designed to snap together like Legos.


Allowing users to customize their smartphone in an instant  is no small feat. The idea was bold and technically challenging, requiring excellent power efficiency, seamless module swapping, and exceptionally fast data-transfer rates.