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HTC profits decrease as smartphone competition stiffens

HTC profits decrease as smartphone competition stiffens

06 January, 2012 | comments (70)

Every streak has its end and the HTC two-year streak of continuous growth came to an abrupt halt over the holiday season. The Taiwanese company posted net profit of $364.26 million, which is a 25.5% decrease compared to the same period of last...

Tags: HTC, Misc


HTC Radiant image leaks, looks like Titan with LTE

HTC Radiant image leaks, looks like Titan with LTE

04 January, 2012 | comments (8)

We first heard about the HTC Radiant when a rumor of two AT&T-bound phones with LTE connectivity made the rounds. Now there's an image to go with the rumor, plus a few hints on specs. The HTC Radiant looks a lot like the Titan, but the back is...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC and Samsung LTE Windows Phone arriving by early 2012

HTC and Samsung LTE Windows Phone arriving by early 2012

30 December, 2011 | comments (24)

One of the key features missing from Windows Phone device spec sheets is 4G LTE connectivity. However, it seems that won't be the case for long. We already knew that Nokia will be launching their LTE enabled Windows Phone device (ACE) early next...


Here is how Android 4.0 with HTC Sense looks like

Here is how Android 4.0 with HTC Sense looks like

21 December, 2011 | comments (67)

The first HTC Sense-d Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich ROM broke cover, folks. Thanks to the effort of a team of developers over at XDA, we now have a chance to see what changes are coming to the HTC devices, which are bound for upgrade. In this...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Android phones could be banned from the US next year

HTC Android phones could be banned from the US next year

20 December, 2011 | comments (156)

Looks like HTC could be in some serious trouble here. The US International Trade Commission has found HTC guilty of infringing on Apple's patents and has banned the import and sales of their Android devices in the US. The patents in question...

Tags: HTC, Apple, Android, iOS


HTC Wildfire S gets to Android 2.3.5 as well, no Sense 3.0 though

HTC Wildfire S gets to Android 2.3.5 as well, no Sense 3.0 though

13 December, 2011 | comments (297)

HTC continues its series of Android 2.3.5 for its lineup of smartphones with the entry-level Wildfire S. The Taiwanese company is now seeding the new Gingerbread release to the most affordable of the trio of smartphones that it announced back at the...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire HD, Incredible S and ChaCha getting Android 2.3.5

HTC Desire HD, Incredible S and ChaCha getting Android 2.3.5

11 December, 2011 | comments (313)

We reported a couple of days back that HTC is seeding the 2.3.5 Gingerbread update to the Incredible S with the Desire HD in the waiting list. HTC UK have confirmed that the 2.3.5 update has been released in the UK for the Incredible S and...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Android 2.3.5 with Sense 3.0 now seeding to HTC Incredible S

Android 2.3.5 with Sense 3.0 now seeding to HTC Incredible S

09 December, 2011 | comments (280)

HTC has just started seeding the latest firmware update for their Incredible S Android smartphone. It's quite a major bump, bringing the Android version up to 2.3.5 and the Sense UI 3.0. Reports about the over-the-air update have been coming from...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Flyer is getting Android 3.2 Honeycomb, finally

HTC Flyer is getting Android 3.2 Honeycomb, finally

05 December, 2011 | comments (48)

Flyer is HTC's first tab announced back in February and released in May with Android 2.2 Froyo. Later, it became clear the Flyer will be getting Honeycomb treatment later this year. Well, the long wait is over. The Android 3.2 Honeycomb firmware...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


What's the deal with Carrier IQ and what it means to you

What's the deal with Carrier IQ and what it means to you

02 December, 2011 | comments (51)

A lot has been said about Carrier IQ in the past few days. For those who are not aware, Carrier IQ is a company based in Mountain View, California and provides mobile analytic services for smartphones to the wireless industry. So why is it the news...


Your smartphone could be secretly recording all your actions

Your smartphone could be secretly recording all your actions

30 November, 2011 | comments (92)

Well, this is tough. After the Applegate scandal that followed after we found out that Apple was tracking the location of its users with their iPhones, now Google's Android, and HTC in particular, could be finding themselves in much the same...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC issues a statement on the IPCom potential ban in Germany

HTC issues a statement on the IPCom potential ban in Germany

28 November, 2011 | comments (16)

HTC issued an official statement, regarding the IPCom potential ban of the sales of their 3G products in Germany. On Friday the Taiwanese company withdrew its appeal against the court decision of 2009 to grant an injunction against the HTC 3G...

Tags: HTC


HTC Ville to be only 8mm thick, to become thinnest HTC phone

HTC Ville to be only 8mm thick, to become thinnest HTC phone

28 November, 2011 | comments (45)

HTC have some interesting droids in the pipeline and we get to glean some specs from occasional leaks. Now we've learned a new detail about the rumored HTC Ville droid - it will be HTC's thinnest phone to date with an 8mm thin waistline. The...


IPCom seeking to ban sales of HTC 3G devices in Germany

IPCom seeking to ban sales of HTC 3G devices in Germany

26 November, 2011 | comments (43)

Things are surely not going well for HTC at the moment. First we saw that HTC lost the S3 patent leverage and then came the news that their Q4 revenue actually fell. Now we are hearing that patent firm IPCom, who had sued HTC back in 2009 and...

Tags: HTC, Touch UI


China was biggest smartphone market by shipment volume in Q3

China was biggest smartphone market by shipment volume in Q3

23 November, 2011 | comments (41)

A new report by Strategy Analytics puts China ahead of the US in terms of smartphone shipments in Q3. What's more, while the number of shipments in China grew 58% to 23.9 million units, the numbers in the US fell 7% to 23.3 million units. Nokia...


HTC Zeta image leak, has a  2.5GHz processor and runs ICS

HTC Zeta image leak, has a 2.5GHz processor and runs ICS

16 November, 2011 | comments (254)

Possible design and specs of an upcoming handset codenamed HTC 'Zeta' have been leaked courtesy of Engadget. This phone is supposed to have a 2.5GHz quad-core APQ8064 CPU and 1GB of RAM. Other interesting items on the spec sheet are a 4.5-inch 1280...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Ville specifications leak, will run Ice Cream Sandwich

HTC Ville specifications leak, will run Ice Cream Sandwich

10 November, 2011 | comments (63)

BGR has received information on HTC's upcoming Android smartphone. The device will be officially announced at next year's Mobile World Congress along with the HTC Edge. The HTC Ville, as is its codename, will be HTC's first phone that will come...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


The quad-core HTC Edge leaks, has monster specs

The quad-core HTC Edge leaks, has monster specs

07 November, 2011 | comments (390)

The first quad-core smartphone has leaked out, folks. We are still fresh off the first benchmarks of the NVIDIA Tegra 3 and, now, we have the HTC Edge, reportedly featuring the same monster CPU, to lust after. Each of the four Tegra 3 cores...


HTC Vivid, Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket now on sale, ICS is a go

HTC Vivid, Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket now on sale, ICS is a go

07 November, 2011 | comments (26)

Last week AT&T announced the HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket for its newly developed high-speed LTE network. And now those LTE beasts are on sale on the carriers website with special online discounts. There's another good piece of...


HTC reveals list of handsets that will get Ice Cream Sandwich

HTC reveals list of handsets that will get Ice Cream Sandwich

07 November, 2011 | comments (144)

The last time HTC commented on the Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade situation they left everyone in doubt as to how they will go about doing it, if at all. However, the latest bit of information from the company makes things a lot clear. As we had...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI