HTC’s Windows Phone 8X Screen Scratching Issues, Already!


Early reports are showing that HTC’s super thin Windows Phone 8X devices might suffer from quality control issues with their implementation of Gorilla Glass 2 from Corning. Customers are starting to notice small hair-line scratches on their recently purchased devices. Hopefully this issue is limited to a small portion of devices and not all the […]

Pre-Order Your Windows Phone Starting Today with Rogers Reservation System


Great news if you’re a Canadian and on the Rogers network, because today you can reserve your next Windows Phone. Just log into the Rogers portal and select Account Info and then Device Reservation, then pick your new phone and site back and wait for it to ship! No line ups, no fuss, just relax […]

HTC Announces Colorful New Windows Phone 8 Devices


Proving that September has now become device announcement month, HTC stepped up and announced their latest Windows Phone based devices. The two new handsets will run the yet-to-be-released Windows Phone 8 from Microsoft. Thanks to a joint promotional campaign with Microsoft, the devices will be know as Windows Phone 8X and Windows Phone 8S by […]

Check Out the Top Customer-Rated Smartphones on Amazon


I saw a couple tweets about this the other day, so I thought I should dig into it and see what’s going on. The comments I saw were all around the top 5 phones on Amazon as rated by customers, are Windows Phones. In fact, it goes a little further than that; 70% of the […]

HTC Launches Rhyme Exclusive on Verizon Network


HTC has taken the wrap off it’s latest smartphone named Rhyme. The Android powered phone was reviled today at an event in San Francisco along with Verizon Wireless. With the Rhyme, HTC has taken a new approach, taking their traditional smartphone and adding stylish and colorful accessories like a wired headset, docking station, bluetooth earpiece and an interesting charm. As a […]

AT&T Announces 3 New Windows Phones are Coming


AT&T has announced that they will be carrying 3 new Windows Phone devices and are expecting them to be available this fall, but failed to provide any solid dates on when customers could expect to buy the new devices. AT&T will bring an updated version of the Samsung Focus called Focus S. This updated device […]

HTC Announces Radar and Titan Smartphones Running Windows Phone Mango


HTC kicked of September in style by showing off their hot new Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango) smartphones – Radar and Titan. The two smartphones will be available starting in Europe and Asia and spreading globally in October 2011. The Radar is an aluminum unibody design that HTC has been doing with the Legend and Flyer. […]

HTC Partners with Beats to Deliver Awesome Audio


HTC and Beats by Dr. Dre team up to bring high performance sound to HTC phones. The two companies have been working together to create a superior mobile audio experience which appear in a line of HTC devices available later this fall. This is more than the average partnership, with HTC investing 300 million for […]

HTC Sensation Now Available on Bell


Bell has added the HTC Sensation to their device line-up. Priced at $550 without a contract or $150 with a 3 year contract, the Sensation is the latest and greatest Android powered smartphone from HTC. It features a Qualcomm dual-core 1.2 GHz processor, 768MB RAM, 1GB internal storage, a 4.3 inch super LCD screen, 8 […]

HTC to Unlock the Bootloader on Future Android Devices


HTC has announced a small but critical change in direction. Until now, Android based phones from HTC have a locked bootloader. For the average person, this doesn’t really matter. However, for the hacking community (and that’s hacking in the good sense), this can make things very difficult. A locked bootloader will prevent you from mod’ing […]