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On Plagiarism, Piracy in Design, and the HTC Themes Outrage

Android has matured by leaps and bounds as a mobile platform, winning the hearts of consumers worldwide and quickly establishing its dominance in the sphere, while simultaneously spreading to other ones. While Andy Rubin's brainchild does offer a host of options and variety that its competitors lack, the winning feature of Android is undoubtedly its customization options...

HTC Shows off the One X9 and new Fashionable Design models at Mobile World Congress

This year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is bringing us the latest flagship models from the likes of Samsung and LG (the Galaxy S7 and the LG G5, respectively), and we're likely to see more from Sony tomorrow. However, one company has been rather silent this year. HTC stunned the Android tech world by announcing the...

Hold The Criticism: The M10 is Not the Worst Device Never Released

Whenever a flagship from a major smartphone OEM is about to be released, there are a lot of things that precedes the main release. While the actual product is shrouded in secrecy, the marketing and social engines of the company go into overdrive generating hype for a device that publicly does not exist. Often, this takes the...

HTC Announces Promotions of Key Executives

HTC Corporation has announced the promotions of key executives today. First, Jason Mackenzie, who served as President of HTC Americas has been promoted to the position of global Executive Vice President. Succeeding him as the President of HTC Americas is André Lönne, who served as Vice President of Sales of HTC America. The promotions come as HTC...

Is HTC Making the Next Nexus? Rumors of Two Nexus Devices Escalate

We are barely a month into the new year, and the hype train for the next Nexus has already begun. Nevermind the fact that the two Nexus released this year, the Huawei Nexus 6P and LG Nexus 5X have had an overall positive response from the community. While the 6P is widely regarded as one of...

HTC CEO Cher Wang Remains Stalwart In The Face Of Media Criticism

Recently Reuters published an article in which they predicted the demise of HTC in 2016, stating that loss-making brands such as HTC may have no choice but to call it game over as their $1.3 billion dwindles, also pointing out that analysts expect HTC’s market share for next year to stay at around 1%. She was adamant...

HTC Launches the One X9 in China, Bears MediaTek Helio X10

It's the season of giving, and HTC has given us another device to add to the list of releases in 2015. The HTC One X9 has gone official in China, aiming to occupy a space in the mid end Chinese market. The HTC One X9 features a 5.5" 1080p IPS display, and a metal body that...

HTC One X9 Renders Leak Online

The HTC One X9 has been garnering a lot of attention recently, for it is the next device to be released after the HTC One A9. The One A9 created its fair share of controversy when it came to design, so it was expected that all eyes would be set on the new release just...

Old HTC Bravery: A Look at Financial Hurdles & Lost Inspiration

HTC now needs a winner more than ever -- that’s what an AnandTech review brilliantly summarized. Not in 2015, mind you, but in 2013 while reviewing the first successful phone of the HTC One line. And a winner they got. The M7 and the M8 reminded us of why the Taiwanese company used to dominate. So...

Marshmallow Update & Unofficial Port Round-Up — Get Up to Date!

Come one, come all! While Nexus owners have already gotten a taste of some sweet, sweet Marshmallow, most users are left waiting for an official update. For many devices, it's hard to say when they'll receive their 6.0 updates given how many layers of testing each device needs to go through. Nevertheless, we're compiling a list...

HTC Twitter Q&A Compilation

Following up on the launch of the HTC One A9, HTC hosted a Question and Answer session on their official Twitter handle. https://twitter.com/htc/status/656505537513791488 https://twitter.com/JasonMacHTC/status/656514004530110464 You can find all their replies to their fans over here, but if you do not wish to scroll through hundreds of tweets, we've compiled some of the more important ones below. Starting off were...

HTC Launches The HTC One A9 — Specs & Details

The HTC One A9, at first glance, looks like an iPhone. Specifically speaking, the back of the HTC One A9 bears uncanny resemblance to the iPhone 6's back. Now, HTC greatly emphasized that the design of the A9 is evolutionary, as it borrows the "signature design language of the HTC One family" and builds upon...