HTC Begins Offering Instructions to Unlock Bootloader for Sensation (EU)

As expected, HTC has begun offering up instructions to explain how to unlock the bootloader for the European version of the Sensation. The move comes sooner than expected and the device is but the first in a planned ongoing strategy to win over Android developers and enthusiasts. If you happen ...

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Dutch Retailer Lists, Then Pulls HTC Vigor

A Dutch online retailer was recently found to have briefly listed the HTC Vigor with hardware specs before subsequently pulling it down.  According to the details listed on The Phone House, the Vigor is expected to come packed with a 4.3-inch qHD display (720p resolution) an 8-megapixel camera, ...

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HTC Holiday Found on Craigslist Confirms Specifications

More than a few months have passed since we last talked about the HTC Holiday but maybe it’s time to get back in the habit.   An unlocked prototype of the handset was recently spotted on a Craigslist posting where its specifications were found to be in line with previous rumors. ...

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[UPDATED] Best Buy Offering 20% Off Beats by Dr. Dre Headphones with HTC Purchase This Weekend Only

Best Buy, capitalizing on the new HTC announcement this morning, has announced a new promotion for this coming weekend.  It’s simple: Head to a Best Buy or Best Buy Mobile store this weekend and pick up any HTC phone and you can get 20% off any set of Beats by Dr. Dre headphones. ...

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HTC Invests $300M in Beats Electronics to be Exclusive Smart Phone Partner

HTC has scheduled a major announcement for roughly one hour from now where it’s expected that CEO Peter Chou will detail the company’s new partnership with Beats Electronics. The deal will see HTC begin to offer exclusive smart phones integrated with Beats sound innovations, some ...

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What Is The HTC Lavie?

As I was writing the post on HTC CloseConnect this morning, I started poking around the U.S. Patent and Trademarks website.  I happened across a new trademark filing from HTC dated August 4th which sounds like it could be a new Android handset.  The term HTC Lavie was filed at the same time as ...

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HTCDev Site Launched: SDKs, Unlocked Bootloaders, Kernel Source Code and… the Big Android BBQ

HTC launched their HTCDev site today, a “one-stop shop” for developer tools and resources. Offering up such resources as HTC’s OpenSense SDK which will allow developers to start perusing through the various Sense APIs so they can begin dreaming up different ways to use things ...

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HTC Ruby Spied with T-Mobile Branding

The Pocketnow team has obtained a picture of a new HTC handset which is expected to carry the name of Ruby. We can tell from the image that this phone will be offered by T-Mobile when it ultimately arrives. HTC recently indicated that they would be releasing an additional 6-8 phones over the ...

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Verizon Roadmap Through Early 2012 Leaked

Verizon’s smart phone plans for the next six months have just been spilled online and it’s got a whole bunch of Android.  IGN has obtained a copy of the carrier’s roadmap as it pertains to the time frame of September through January of next year and was more than happy to ...

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Leaked Verizon Document Tips Next Four Android Releases

The next four Android handsets out of the Verizon camp look to be coming to a head, thanks to a leaked minimum advertised price list.  The MAP suggests that we can soon look forward to a pair of HTC handsets, as well as one each  from Motorola and LG.  Not everything here is new, but... Read More

Gingerbread Update Hits HTC Desire, Not For the Faint of Heart

The HTC Desire Gingerbread story has taken a few turns in the past few months, hasn’t it? First HTC announced back in February that the Desire will receive Gingerbread update. This was later shot down, as they determined that the device doesn’t have sufficient memory for ...

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Verizon to Offer Silver Edition of Droid Incredible 2?

The fine folks over at Pocketnow have uncovered a pair of images of a silver version of Verizon’s Droid Incredible 2 handset.  The carrier currently offers a black version of the HTC phone through their website and retail stores where specifications include a single-core 1GHz ...

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HTC Release Source Code for 7 Devices

HTC has released a slew of source codes for their phones, both new and old.  These source codes can all be found at HTC’s developers repository where we expect you hacking types will have a field day.  It might be me, but HTC seems to be the one device manufacturer that know what the ...

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HTC Trademark Filings Which Could Prove to be Android-Related

Just as we finished up our post on Samsung trademarks which may (or may not) ultimately be Android-related, we came across a few HTC trademarks as well.  Pocketnow has compiled a few names of their own to which we added a few more.  Some of these could end up as Windows Phone handsets while ...

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Nielsen: HTC Leads All Android Manufacturers (U.S.)

A new post on Nielsen’s official blog breaks down mobile operating systems and the various handset makers and their respective shares.  At 39 percent, Android accounts for the largest share of the U.S. consumer market, followed by Apple (iOS) at 28 percent and RIM (Blackberry) at 20 ...

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