Motorola Legal Contract Won't Let You Hawk $2000 Aura Phone on eBay

Motorola's $2000 exquisitely crafted Aura phone » 11/03/08 10:00am 11/03/08 10:00am is a perfect eBay item: Rare, ridiculously expensive to start, it would fetch a small fortune. Which is exactly why Motorola is reportedly requiring buyers to “sign into a contract that states they can’t sell it on eBay." They apparently keep its image of exclusivity…

Motorola's Aura Luxury Phone Given First Groping, General Thumbs-Up

News on Mototola's crazy high-end Aura cellphone surfaced last week » 10/27/08 5:08am 10/27/08 5:08am, and over at they've actually managed to get a hold of a pre-production example and given it a good playing-with. And as the gallery confirms, the round-screened phone really does seem to impress with its shiny looks, whizzy screensavers and clocks,…

Motorola Aura: The Phone that Thinks It's a Watch

Love it or hate it, you have to respect Motorola for loosening the reins of design and announcing the premium Aura handset. ( UPDATE: we knew it created déjà vu for some reason! » 10/21/08 12:30pm 10/21/08 12:30pm) Inspired by high end watches, the phone's switch blade design alone is driven by over 200 parts—130 of them ball bearings used to open the…

Crazy Ass Solid Alliance Makes Aura Monitor Cellphone Strap

We love a crazy company like Solid Alliance that takes chances and does insane things much more than a company that just plays it safe and throws out yet another me too device and hopes it sells. Following up on their USB Food Hub and Food-shaped Flash Drives, SA's just released an Aura Monitor cellphone strap. » 4/23/07 8:30pm 4/23/07 8:30pm

Asus Aura Cellphone Concept: Imaginary iPhone Challenger

The Asus Aura wants you to pretend that it's not an iPhone rip-off, but that's essentially what it looks like, touchscreen and all. To be fair, it does do some things that the iPhone simply doesn't, such as HSDPA and UMTS. The difference? This Asus is just a concept that's years upon years away from ever coming out. » 2/06/07 7:32am 2/06/07 7:32am