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HTC One M8 Prime rumored to have exotic material composition and faster LTE

So there's a new batch of rumors floating about detailing what might be going on with an amped up version of the HTC One M8, an HTC One M8 "Prime", if you will. Like the rumored Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime, the M8 Prime is said to have a bigger and denser screen, higher power processor, and be faster...
Sense 6 now rolling out to T-Mobile HTC One M7 owners

Sense 6 now rolling out to T-Mobile HTC One M7 owners

If you're the owner of an original HTC One M7 and wondering when T-Mobile will be rolling out the Sense 6 update to your device, we have some good news. The rollout has already begun and if you've not seen the update arrive on your device as of yet, you should now be able to check for system...
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Gary Oldman returns in new HTC One (M8) ad with suggestive powers

Gary Oldman has been featured in another HTC One (M8) advertisement with the power of suggestion. Luckily, you'll not be startled watching the clip to then pick up the Android smartphone for yourself without knowing (though that's what HTC wants to happen, of course). In this latest production,...
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Red HTC One M8 is official — but only in Taiwan

After leaked pictures outed the device yesterday, HTC has confirmed that the red color variant of the HTC One (M8) is now available for sale in Taiwan. While the manufacturer has not mentioned availability or a launch date beyond Taiwan, HTC global communication manager Jeff Gordon shared a 3D...
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UK carriers announce HTC One Mini 2 availability

Following this morning's HTC One Mini 2 announcement, details of which carriers will offer the phone in the UK are starting to emerge. And Three and EE are first to announce that they'll carry HTC's latest miniature. Three doesn't have any further details to share just yet, but EE says it'll...
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Red HTC One M8 pictured in Taiwan

Despite leaks of the handset in blue, red and pink, we've yet to see HTC officially announce any more colors for the One M8 besides the standard grey, silver and gold. Yet in HTC's home country of Taiwan, we've already got a live sighting of the red M8 to back up the earlier leaked render....
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Hands-on: HTC Desire 816 with Sense 6

HTC fields a 'mid-range flagship' that proves plastic and premium aren't mutually exclusive If there was one product launch that was drowned out in the noise of Mobile World Congress, it was the HTC Desire 816. Announced just a couple of hours before the whirlwind Galaxy S5 event, HTC's new mid-...
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HTC B2 render leaks online, alleged followup to the J Butterfly

After it was reported that HTC may be working on an HTC B2 for the Asian market, we now have a clear press shot of what the device may look like. The HTC B2 is said to be part of the J Butterfly series and is believed to sport the same specs as the flagship HTC One M8. From the leaked image...
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Android 4.4.3 changelog outs new Nexus devices: HTC 'Flounder' and Google's 'Molly' set top box

A detailed changelog for Android 4.4.3, a.k.a. KitKat Maintenance Release 2, has hit the Android Open Source Project (AOSP). And lurking within are tantalizing references to upcoming AOSP targets — likely future Nexus devices — alongside current products like the Nexus 5 and Nexus 7. First up,...
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HTC 'B2' could be next Butterfly handset for Asian markets

HTC may be preparing another "Butterfly" handset for Asian markets, if Twitter leaks from a usually reliable source are to be believed. @LlabTooFeR writes that a device codenamed "B2" will be the next phone in the Butterfly series, sporting similar hardware specs to the company's flagship One M8...
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HTC teams up with Captain America for limited S.H.I.E.L.D. Edition One M8 in new contest

HTC has teamed up with the folks at Marvel to produce a limited S.H.I.E.L.D. Edition of the HTC One M8. But they're not selling them, you'll need to win one. The contest centers around what they're calling #superselfies, with a Captain America theme. Share one of your own creation on Twitter or...
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HTC posts April revenue figures, predicts return to profitability in Q2

HTC officially reported its Q1 2014 financial results today, confirming the net loss of NT$1.88 billion (around $62 million) revealed a month ago in its unaudited results for the quarter. The company also published its unaudited revenue numbers for April 2014, showing revenue of NT$22.1 billion...
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HTC One M8 pictured in pink

Are the existing gunmetal, silver and gold HTC One M8s just a little too mainstream for your tastes? Lucky for you, it looks like HTC might have a bright pink version of its 2014 flagship in the pipeline. Prolific leaker @evleaks has published the shot above on Twitter, showing the M8 in a light...
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HTC reported to be outsourcing production of mid-range smartphones

In a move to cut costs and chase customers in developing markets, HTC has for the first time outsourced production of some smartphones during this quarter, so says the Wall Street Journal. Three models in the Desire line have been outsourced to Compal Electronics Inc of Taiwan and Chinese...
Samsung Galaxy S5 versus HTC One M8

Samsung Galaxy S5 versus HTC One M8

HTC and Samsung's 2014 flagships showcase two radically different approaches to smartphone design For many smartphone buyers over the next few months, this is the big choice — the Samsung Galaxy S5, or the new HTC One M8. While both are five-inch rectangles — more or less, anyway — running...
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Verizon HTC One M8 now $99 on contract

Verizon's buy-one-get-one-free deal for the HTC One M8 may be over, but with the end of that promotion comes a price cut for all on-contract customers. Verizon's M8 is now $99.99 on a standard two-year plan, down from $199.99 previously. The price on Verizon Edge has also fallen slightly to $24....
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HTC 'One Mini 2' name tipped for miniature M8

With the HTC One M8 on store shelves, attention is turning to other devices in the "M8" family. Aside from the supposedly plastic M8 Ace, a smaller version, similar to last year's One Mini, has also been rumored. And today Twitter leaker @evleaks is suggesting it might come to market as the "HTC...
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HTC reportedly appointing Edward Wang as new CFO

Sources claim HTC's Edward Wang is taking over the reins as company CFO from Chailin Chang, who announced a move over to global sales late last year once a replacement was found. Wang has previous experience with banks and holding companies, and has been with HTC since 2006. There's already been...
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Ford Davidson leaving HTC, contemplates new startup

HTC Senior Director and Dashwire founder Ford Davidson is leaving the company after almost three years. Davidson has been with HTC since 2012, coming aboard with the sale of his startup, Dashwire, which spawned HTC's Get Started setup tool. Davidson felt that the time was right for his departure...
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HTC design lead Scott Croyle departing company

Scott Croyle, HTC's SVP of Design and User Experience, and the man who led the teams that brought us such amazing designs like the HTC One M8 is leaving the company. Croyle joined HTC in 2008 when the Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer bought his One & Co. studio and reoriented it towards HTC...

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