HTC Bumps Processor Speed for ChaCha “Facebook Phone” Ahead of US Launch

HTC has bumped up the speed of their ChaCha “Facebook Phone” up to 800MHz ahead of its eventual US debut.  Announced back in February at Mobile World Congress, the unique handset was initially listed with a 600MHz processor.  While Android enthusiasts and high end users might turn ...

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Sprint Announces Pricing and Launch Dates for EVO 3D, EVO View 4G

Sprint has officially tapped their next two products in the EVO line with launch dates and pricing.  Come June 24th, Sprint customers will be able to grab the EVO 3D for $199.99 and the 7-inch EVO View 4G for $399.99 (two-year agreements for both).  Doors  will open at 8:00 AM local time so you ...

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HTC Appeals to Developers with HTCdev and OpenSense SDK

In an effort to attract developers and interest around their Sense UI, HTC unveiled the OpenSense SDK and an accompanying website, HTCdev.com. The hope here is that developers utilize their tools and create compelling games and software that take advantage of HTC hardware and software. Among ...

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US Cellular Announces Two New Android Devices

If you are lucky enough to live in an area where US Cellular offers service, then there is good news on the Android front. US Cellular has announced that they are going to be releasing two new Android devices, the LG Genesis and the HTC Merge.

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Score One for the Good Guys – HTC to Reverse Locked Bootloader Decision

‎"There has been overwhelmingly customer feedback that people want access to open bootloaders on HTC phones. I want you to know that we've listened. Today, I'm confirming we will no longer be locking the bootloaders on our devices. Thanks for your passion, support and patience," Peter Chou, CEO ...

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HTC Reviewing Bootloader Policies, Will Provide More Information Soon

HTC hears you.  They understand that some of you Android users want to be able to unlock your devices and bend them to your will.  Whether it’s a vast majority of frustrated users or simply a very vocal minority, HTC customers have been asking for an easy way to unlock the bootloader of ...

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Best Buy to Offer Wi-Fi HTC Flyer in Exclusive Deal Starting May 22

Best Buy shot out a quick press announcement late yesterday advising that they’ll soon be offering the Wi-Fi version of the HTC Flyer. Although the company didn’t make mention of a price point, it has been available via pre-sales with a $500 sticker.  The Flyer is slated to arrive ...

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AT&T Will Raise the Android Bar with HTC Holiday

When we learned back in January that AT&T was committed to more than twelve Android devices this year, we were skeptical.  With a track record of Android that included the Flipside, Flipout, BackFlip, and Dell Aero, you can understand our trepidation to get excited.  We’d rather have ...

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How to Watch Netflix on Your Rooted nookCOLOR

As many of you already know the Netflix app was released for Android not long ago.  At the time of release the app only supported a handful of devices.  Supported devices so far are 4 HTC handsets and the Samsung Nexus S.

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Netflix Rolls Out Android App for Select HTC Devices and Samsung Nexus S

Remember that leaked Netflix app from the LG Revolution system dump? If you can remember, the main function (being able to watch content) was not working. None of that matters now because Netflix has dropped the official app into the Android Market. The catch is that it only works on select HTC ...

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Did Someone Say HTC + Honeycomb?

While we are still awaiting for the releases of HTC’s two 7 inch tablets, the the Flyer and the EVO View 4G, we saw some fun news from our friends over at  pocketnow.com. Keep in mind that these 7 inch tablets will only be running Android 2.3 Gingerbread and work with a separate stylus ...

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Rumor: HTC Testing a Female-Centric Android Handset

Word on the street is that HTC is conducting a focus group with female users, trying to put together a knockout Android phone targeted at the ladies.  According to ThisIsMyNext, the Verizon smart phone currently carries a code name of ‘Bliss’ and features both physical tweaks as ...

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HTC Kindgom ROM Indicates it is Sprint EVO 3D After All

Remember last week when we asked which carrier would rule over the HTC Kingdom?  Remember us mentioning how it closely resembled the Sprint EVO 3D?  Well, sadly (or not) we are finding out that these two are one in the same.  The 911Sniper Blog has leaked the ROM online for the new phone and ...

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HTC Thunderbolt Getting Software Update

HTC Thunderbolt owners should be on the lookout for a software update notification over the next few days.  There’s nothing major to report aside from the ability to toggle between 4G LTE and 3G and a faster, more accurate GPS signal.  Plenty of users found out last week just how handy it ...

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More News on the HTC “Doubleshot”

There is more news today that has been gleaned from the leaked Doubleshot ROM yesterday. PocketNow is reporting that they have taken a look at the guts of the ROM, and have gotten some valuable information at what the capabilities of the HTC Doubleshot may be! Check out the quote from the ...

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