HTC and Beats deal comes to end with $265 million buyback

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Barely two years after coming together in a $300 million purchase, HTC and Beats are calling it a day. The former has sold back its remaining shares (26,100) back to the latter for a deal worth roughly $265 million. The funds are already moved and the buyback is complete and HTC now has zero ...

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Cricket adds $179 Desire C to Android portfolio

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Cricket Wireless adds another Android smartphone to its smartphone portfolio today, introducing the Desire C. The HTC smartphone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (with Sense) and should make for a more than adequate first handset for consumers getting a taste of the smarter side of ...

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Photos of rumored HTC phablet leaked, headed to Verizon?

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We’ve been hearing for some time that HTC might be cooking up a Galaxy Note 2 competitor, and now more details are trickling in via some leaked photos. Sadly, we haven’t heard anything in the realm of specs for the device, but the black and red accents could mean that this bad boy ...

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Beats Audio building a smartphone, TV, and music service?

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HTC and Beats Audio formed a relationship last year when the Taiwanese giant announced the HTC Sensation XE with Beats Audio.  Recently, word on the street that that HTC and Beats Audio might split up, but then HTC came out and cleared the air, saying that everything is cool. Now our friends ...

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Beats Electronics acquires online music streaming service MOG

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  Beats Electronics has officially purchased online music subscription service MOG, according to details surfacing online today.  The terms of the deal have not been disclosed nor do we know exactly what will happen to MOG and its client-base.  Some readers may be familiar with MOG’s ...

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HTC scraps plans to include beats headphones with future handsets

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A few months in, HTC realizes that people aren't thinking about headphones with their handset purchases.

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Beats Audio to acquire MOG Music

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According to quite a few sources, including Reuters, AllThingsD, Engadget, and Slashgear, while the deal has concluded and been inked, it hasn’t completely closed yet. Beats Audio’s acquisition of MOG  would be a boon to HTC specifically, due to the fact that they’re one of ...

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AT&T announces Beats by Dr. Dre Beatbox, confirms Android 4.0 for HTC Vivid

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Recently, AT&T proudly confirmed that they will be launching the HTC One X exclusively in USA, which is HTC’s first ever quad-core device featuring ICS and Sense 4.0. One of the features that stands out for the device is that it comes with Beats Audio integration, an enhanced audio ...

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HTC expected to debut Beats Audio streaming music service

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If you thought that HTC’s partnership with Beats Audio stopped with software enhancements and fancy headphones then you’d be wrong.  No, the two players are expected to take things further with a new streaming music service. According to GigaOm, HTC plans to soon announce a ...

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HTC Sensation XL – Feel Every Beat [VIDEO]

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Latest television commercial to launch HTC Sensation XL with Beats Audio. Make sure you feel every beat. Have you seen today's Deal of the Day? It's insane!

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HTC Rezound, the first phone with Beats Audio built in. [VIDEO]

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Experience your sound like never before. Get it at Best Buy! Have you seen today's Deal of the Day? It's insane!

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HTC announces the Rezound for Verizon, available November 14

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Can’t say we didn’t see this coming. We’ve been speculating for some time that HTC would announce the Rezound at today’s NYC event. Even the Verizon bit wasn’t much of a surprise after the Rezound showed up early in Verizon store ads. Nevertheless, it’s ...

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HTC Sensation XL/Runnymede Officially Announced with Beats Audio

HTC is on a roll these days as they recently announced the Sensation XE and now they are back with another addition to their Sensation line. Today, they officially announced the HTC Sensation XL, previously known as HTC Runnymede, which was leaked a lot of times before and even said to be ...

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HTC Unveils Sensation XE, Beats Audio and Processor Bump on Board

HTC recently invested $300 million to make Beats Audio their exclusive partner, and it looks like we’re seeing that investment take flight. We recently told you that the first phone to feature the Bests Audio will be a refreshed version of HTC Sensation. Well, HTC is finally lifting the ...

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HTC Officially Debuts Sensation XE with Beats Audio

It didn’t take very long to go from leak to official, but HTC has formally announced the refreshed version of their Sensation handset.  Called the Sensation XE with Beats Audio, it’s exactly the type of smart phone that we expected it would be.  Details include a dual-core 1.5GHz ...

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