HTC’s next version of the One will have dual camera and fingerprint scanner

The HTC One was a popular smartphone among tech enthusiasts, but it didn't do very well among regular consumers. HTC will try to change that with the HTC One Two, the 2014 version of the phone that will have the best features of the HTC One and the One Max. Forbes has cited a report from Taiwanese analysts who claim that HTC will include a fingerprint scanner in the One Two. The One Max also has a scanner that can unlock a phone or...

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HTC gets a temporary reprieve from shipping ban in UK

After Nokia sucessfully won a shipping ban on the HTC One Max in the UK, HTC announced that it would appeal the decision in hopes that it would be able to prevent a ban of all HTC smartphones into the region. The company announced that it has earned a temporary injunction prevent the complete ban of all its smartphones, including the standard One and One Mini. Here's the full statement: "HTC is delighted that the Court of Appeals has...

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HTC One mini banned from the UK because of Nokia patent dispute

The HTC One mini’s days are numbered in the UK following a ruling from a London judge that the device can no longer be sold in the country. Why? Because of patents, of course. The judge ruled that the One Mini infringes on patents held by Nokia, so beginning December 6, the phone will no longer allowed to be sold. Things could have actually been worse for HTC based on the judge's ruling. Judge Richard Arnold ruled that the standard...

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GDR3 Rollout Begins for HTC 8X on Verizon

Very quickly on the heels of everyone finally getting the Windows Phone GDR2 update, Verizon has already started to push out the GDR3 update.  It's not for all Windows Phone customers on the network, but those with the HTC 8X will get the firmware update.  What features can be expected to come in this firmware update? While none of these changes are earth shattering, they are nice to have and should keep most users happy until the...

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Verizon now selling HTC One Max for $299

The HTC One Max looks like a giant version of the HTC One, and that big phone has made its way to Verizon Wireless. Verizon today began selling the HTC One Max for $299 on a two-year agreement or $599.99 if purchase in full. The on-contract price is higher than typically seen, but this is a larger than normal phone. Verizon is already accepting orders for immediate availability of the HTC One Max. The phone has a 5.9-inch 1080p HD...

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Sprint begins selling Samsung Galaxy S 4 Mini, Samsung Galaxy Mega, and LG G2 – HTC One Max next up

Alongside Sprint's plan to overhaul its 4G LTE network and deliver a far more efficient and faster experience on certain phones, Sprint has a trio of new devices launching today to take advantage of those changes, and one big device to follow later. The large HTC One Max smartphone is scheduled to arrive at Sprint later this year for $249.99. Though the exact release day is unclear, Sprint today is starting to sell the following...

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