Thanks to XDA member QD2DC and his team, a fully working Ice Cream Sandwich ROM for the HTC Desire HD is now ready to be served. Even more amazingly, there’s currently no known glitch when running the unofficial ROM on the Desire HD, so everything should work perfectly.
New gadgets are coming: what to expect at IFA 2012!
Although very little has been officially announced, with less than two weeks to go until the official IFA kick-off we have a good idea of what to expect from pretty much all of today’s Android “stars”. Here’s a quick rundown of what we suspect to see on show over in Berlin, Germany.
In an e-mail sent to the whole company, HTC's CEO urges everyone to eliminate bureaucracy because it's slowing them down, and making them uncompetitive. The CEO asks employees to focus more on innovation to escape these short term challenges.
Gartner: Samsung and Apple saw huge growth compared to last year, almost everyone else declined
Gartner's data for the June quarter shows that Samsung and Apple saw biggest gains in sales compared to a year ago, Huawei and ZTE also gained, while HTC, LG, RIM, Nokia and everyone else saw a decline in sales compared to the same time last year. More after the break.
Did Samsung admit Verizon might carry the Galaxy Note soon?
Imagine our surprise when we bumped into a supposed unboxing video of the HTC One X+ on YouTube. And imagine our disappointment when we figured out that the star of the clip was just a cheap fat knock-off of the original One X.
Verizon's promise to bring global roaming to some of its LTE phones may finally be realized. Reports have surfaced regarding a new update for the HTC Rezound, although no official word has yet come from Verizon. The update is supposedly 103MB in size, indicating this isn't just some minor fix or patch. Rumors suggest that this update has to do with global roaming considering Verizon's past talks about bringing global data capabilities to several phones, including the Rezound.
HTC wants to take the top two spot in China by 2015. Ambitious much?
HTC reveals that it will start focusing more on markets where there’s still a fighting chance to flourish. HTC now has its eyes set on landing on the coveted top 2 position in China 2015, a move that is possibly triggered by the sales performance of the Desire series in the country.
Sign this petition to get HTC to release kernel source codes earlier
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European HTC One X getting Android 4.0.4 update today
Never mind the upgrade to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, some owners of the HTC One X are actually still waiting for ICS 4.0.4 to come to their phones. AT&T rolled out the incremental ICS update for their variant of the HTC One X earlier in the month, and now it appears the new software is being pushed out to owners of the phone in Europe.