Yesterday, HTC posted the shortened Robert Downey JR #HTChange “Hipster Troll Carwash” commercial they’ve been airing on TV to YouTube, and the reaction seems to be overwhelmingly good. Which is a little surprising.
The internal drama at HTC continues as a handful of HTC’s employees were arrested earlier today on charges of fraudulent expenses and stealing trade secrets. The most notable names among those arrested are Thomas Chien (Vice President of Product Design, Wu Chien Hung Director of R&D and senior design team manager Justin Huang (responsible for the ... Read More »
Over the course of the day we pass on quite a few stories that we just don’t feel warrant a post all their own, we don’t aim to be the site clogging up your feeds with every last detail that hits the wire, but that isn’t to say that some of these stories aren’t important ... Read More »
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Fingerprint scanners on phones have never been super popular, but they’ve been a reliable way to secure mobile computing devices for nearly a decade. They have often been used in laptops and PDAs, but the only high-profile Android device to ever sport a fingerprint scanner was the Motorola Atrix. There are rumors floating around ... Read More »
We’ve all heard stories of the friction between Google and China. Because of that, Android phones have had trouble making a huge impact there. Now, according to the Wall Street Journal, HTC could be making its own mobile operating system targeted at Chinese consumers.
It’s no secret that HTC is struggling to get into the ... Read More »
Those who have been following HTC for a few years will easily recognize the name Peter Chou. As HTC’s CEO, Chou is known as a charismatic leader who mushed HTC to the forefront of the smartphone industry. Chou’s quick decision making and “obsessive eye for materials and hardware design” allowed HTC to be extremely ... Read More »
The HTC Zara has been the star of several recent leaks and rumors, and today we can add another leak to that list. This one comes from @evleaks. though interestingly enough, he chose to troll one of HTC’s execs by watermarking the picture with ... Read More »
A day after learning that the HTC One Developer Edition would be skipping the Android 4.2 update and go straight to Android 4.3, HTC’s president of global sales has now revealed that the company is working to release the same update for the HTC Droid DNA and all HTC One variants in the ... Read More »
HTC has partnered with Beats for quite a while, slapping their logo onto HTC phones for years. HTC has integrated various levels of Beats software, whether it be a poor quality software equalizer that only works in the stock music app or a more refined (but still software) equalizer that can work for any audio ... Read More »
In another bit of smartphone release news, the HTC One Mini is landing in the states on AT&T. This is good news for any of us who prefer a smaller phone over the giants currently roaming the market. As a specs recap, the One Mini features a 1.4GHz dual-core Snapdragon 400 processor, 1GB RAM, 4.3-inch ... Read More »