Taiwanese smartphone company HTC is the latest to enter the largely untapped Burmese market, as the country opens up to foreign firms. HTC launched its smartphones in the country, also known as Myanmar, on Monday. The phones will come with a Burmese language on-screen keyboard which the company says is the most advanced available. Burma [...]
Apple has to reveal how much money its getting from HTC in a patent settlement to Samsung, a judge ruled. Apple settled all patent litigation with HTC two weeks ago. They also entered into a ten-year licensing agreement. The terms of their deal were never disclosed. Share/Save
Microsoft’s chief boss has confirmed he plans to release more devices. Steve Ballmer told the BBC: “Is it fair to say we’re going to do more hardware? Obviously we are… Where we see important opportunities to set a new standard, yeah we’ll dive in.” Share/Save
HTC and Sharp have unveiled devices featuring next-generation screens. HTC’s J Butterfly phone has a 5in (12.7cm) display offering an industry-leading 440 pixels per inch. Share/Save
Analysts say digital giants’ advertising spend will be on a scale not seen ‘outside presidential elections’ Share/Save
Choosing a new device like a new phone or tablet should be fun, but there’s so many choices it can be hard to know where to start. If you’re tempted by an Android device, or if you’ve just bought one and want to get the most out of it, you’ll need to know more than [...]
Sure, the iPhone and iPad are generally viewed as the most obvious mobile web browsing devices today, but a chart from StatCounter suggests that Apple is not dominating this space.
HTC shipped 5.7 million own-brand smartphones and another 700,000 T-Mobile-branded handsets in the U.S. last quarter to take the top spot with 6.4 million total devices shipped.
It still packs that monstrous, Gorilla Glass-covered 4.7-inch WVGA display, as well as a single-core 1.5 GHz Qualcomm processor and 768 MB of RAM.
“A third party malware app exploiting this or any other vulnerability would potentially be acting in violation of civil and criminal laws” – HTC spokesperson.