The former Android darling is now struggling to find its identity.
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The financially ailing phone maker said it suspended the Android software update on U.K. versions of its flagship HTC One due to "difficulties."
The Mobile World Congress had a lot of shiny goodies, and they triggered a trip down memory lane. Most people don't remember that years ago HTC brought us the first large phone and the first Windows hybrid computer.
HTC is showing off a couple of mid-range Android devices with their compelling design features. They also talked about a new initiative and a study as they attempt to reach beyond simple design initiatives.
HTC's KitKit and Sense 5.5 update for all major US carrier models is now past certification and approved. T-Mobile's OTA update hit yesterday and I am loving the experience so far.
We have seen lots of rumors of the next HTC One and in a month we will see what HTC has come up with. The launch event will take place in NY and London.
HTC needs to do something other than make incredible devices and the HTC Advantage program is one way they are trying to stand out. One free screen replacement is a great way to start.
The Taiwanese smartphone maker expects the worst to bottom out this quarter and return to profit in 2014, boosted by a better show from its flagship products.
Valentine's Day is next Friday and it looks like Nokia and HTC are setting the mood by reaching an agreement and dismissing all patent litigation.
HTC has had a tough couple of years and 2014 will be a defining year for them. HTC chairwoman Cher Wang recently shared some of their plans to turn things around in 2014.
Some handsets will be modified to sidestep a German court ruling, in order to minimize disruption to customers while it appeals against the decision.
I cannot recall ever sticking with one single phone for an entire year, but the HTC One remains my faithful companion and is still going strong.
HTC One owners on Sprint can manually check for a KitKat update, which the carrier will begin pushing out from February 11.
There will be two giants in the Android ecosystem: Samsung and Lenovo. That reality means smaller players like HTC are going to struggle even more than they do today.
Enthusiasts have purchased unlocked smartphones for years, but more mainstream consumers are picking them with falling prices and the allure of no contract service.
While Android dominates as an operating system, the Apple iPhone continues to be the smartphone of choice in the U.S.