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KitKat update pushing out to HTC One Max and One Mini in India

As yet unseen update pushing out alongside the dual-sim version of the HTC One Indian HTC One owners are in for a treat, as HTC India has announced that Android 4.4 KitKat is pushing out from now to the dual-sim variant. Not only that, but the HTC One Max and One Mini are also seeing the update...
HTC's either about to do something really smart, or really dumb

HTC's either about to do something really smart, or really dumb

We're leaning toward the former. We'll find out on Tuesday, it seems.
HTC Desire 8

HTC set to unveil Desire 8 in China on Feb. 24

Name and launch event detailed on HTC's Weibo account Having leaked out last week, today it seems HTC's next Android device is going to be the Desire 8. The other good news is that it seems those pretty hot looking leaked images are in fact the real deal. It all comes about from a post on the...
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HTC commits to giving all new flagship devices major Android updates for 2 years

Manufacturer also exploring updating the U.S. HTC One X directly to Android 4.4 Hoping to open up the communication lines to its customers, HTC ran a Reddit AMA today to take questions and shed some light on its processes. One of the big revelations so far is a new commitment to software updates...
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HTC teases some sort of repair service (?) on Twitter

Details promised February 18 You feel like crap after you break your phone. If you've done so, you know what I mean. If you've never had the bad luck, just trust us when we say you'll feel like crap when it happens. It looks like HTC knows this, and has something to tell us next week that will...
HTC Desire 8

HTC 'Desire 8' image leaks out along with purported specs

Dual-SIM 5.5-incher could be headed to China next month HTC says mid-level handsets are to be an important part of its action plan for 2014, and one of the first devices to lead this mid-range push might be the "Desire 8," images of which leaked out online this morning. Shots obtained by...
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Analyzing HTC's latest financial result

Despite weak performance, the balance sheet looks pretty good HTC shareholders absorbed some pain today as the stock dropped almost 4% on the Taiwan Stock Exchange. The drop followed the company’s release of its Q4 results for 2013 along with a discussion of expected Q1 and 2014 results. The...
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HTC makes modest net profit in Q4 2013, but revenue declines

Sales down as company looks to mid-level devices HTC has released its finalized financial results for the fourth quarter of 2013, showing that the struggling Taiwanese manufacturer avoided a second quarter of losses, but with a drop in revenue. Quarterly revenues were NT$42.9 billion, down from...
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HTC, Nokia sign patent agreement

Android handset manufacturer ran afoul of courts in 2013, will make payments to Nokia HTC and Nokia today announced that they've reached an agreement on disputed patents and "explore future technology collaboration opportunities." Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but HTC will make payments...
HTC M8 leak

Purported HTC 'M8' homescreen surfaces with a refined look

Familiar colors and icons with on-screen buttons and a dash of transparency With a successor to the HTC One on the horizon, we may be looking at our first leak of the purported HTC M8's software. While we only have a single homescreen look to go off of, the first thing that strikes us are the on...
Verizon HTC One update

Verizon HTC One KitKat update already hitting phones

Apparently 'shortly' was more like 'immediately' for this update Coming just hours after HTC announced that the KitKat update for Verizon HTC Ones was on the way "shortly," folks have already started seeing the update notification on their phones. The whopping 617MB update brings the HTC One up...
Verizon HTC One

Verizon HTC One getting KitKat update 'shortly'

Andorid 4.4 + Sense 5.5 update receives technical approval, OTA expected soon Mo Versi, HTC's Executive Director of Product Management, sends word that the Verizon HTC One should start receiving its Android 4.4 KitKat and HTC Sense 5.5 update "shortly." In a tweet, Versi reveals that the update...
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HTC: A wearable device will be here by the Christmas season

Consumer-centric problems with battery and LCD tech "solved" after years of development In an interview with Bloomberg News, part of HTC's leadership team — Chief financial officer and head of global sales Chang Chialin, and chairwoman Cher Wang — seems pretty bullish in HTC's future. They...
HTC M8

First HTC M8 photo shows dual rear cameras

Leaked image reveals design similar to last year's HTC One Rumors have been circulating for some time surrounding HTC's next flagship phone, the successor to the almost year-old HTC One, however until now we've yet to see anything concrete of the hardware of the purported "HTC M8." Today we're...
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Canadian HTC One receiving Android 4.4.2 update

KitKat update reportedly rolling out on Rogers, TELUS, Bell, Virgin, SaskTel, Wind HTC One owners in the U.S. might have another week or two to wait for their KitKat update, but it seems there's no such delay for their northern neighbors. MobileSyrup reports that an update weighing a little...
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Android 4.4.2 rollout for HTC One begins in parts of Europe

308MB update brings HTC's 2013 flagship up to the latest version of Android HTC said it'd deliver Android 4.4 KitKat to European HTC Ones by the end of January, and it seems the manufacturer's about to make good on its promise. An update to software version 4.19.401.8, weighing in at 308.24...
HTC One X

HTC One X on AT&T to receive Android 4.2.2 OTA this week

Technical Approval received; OTA to roll out from Jan. 29 The HTC One X is at the top of many people's minds recently as HTC announced it will not update the device past Android 4.2. Well the day has come now for AT&T's variant of the phone to make that take its last major platform version...
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HTC Ones on US carriers are one step closer to KitKat updates

Expect software to be certified for all four major carriers next week HTC USA has just informed us via its Twitter account that the Android 4.4 KitKat update for U.S. carrier versions of the HTC One has "entered carrier labs for final testing." The tweet claims that we should see the updates...
HTC Desire 300

Desire 300: This is how HTC attacks the low-end market

Just enough internal hardware to get by, with much nicer external hardware than you expect for the price HTC announced the Desire 300 alongside the Desire 601 for specific markets back in September 2013. While it isn't a device that many of us will ever see or strive to own — we're more drawn to...
AT&T HTC One X+

AT&T's HTC One X+ has an Android 4.2.2 OTA on the way

And everyone knows ahead of time this will be its last update In an unfortunate flow of events, HTC has just confirmed that the last update for the AT&T variant of the HTC One X+ is on its way to users. After independently confirming to users that the One X and One X+ will not move beyond...

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