Taiwanese regulators fined Samsung the equivalent of $340,000 for a fake comments campaign directed against HTC. Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission concluded an investigation into Samsung’s advertising practices, after news broke that a local marketing company working for Samsung had paid students to write negative comments against HTC and other competitors.
Reports say HTC is scaling back production, HTC denies it
HTC UK revealed in a tweet that the HTC One Android 4.3 software update is coming in about a month. The silver lining of having to wait another month is that you might get bumped directly to Android 4.3 with Sense 5.5, as first seen on the One Max.
HTC executives hint at “disruptive” tablet, wearable device
This week in the world of Android: Omni ROM launched as an alternative to CyanogenMod, the LG G Flex broke cover, the HTC One Max finally launched, rumors emerged about Amazon partnering with HTC for a smartphone, and Nexus leaked in all its glory.