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MWC: HTC Aims for Comeback with Streamlined Phones

MWC: HTC Aims for Comeback with Streamlined Phones

HTC unveiled a simplified Android smartphone line, dubbed “One,” hoping to spark a turnaround by streamlining its handsets and ramping up its entertainment offerings.
Kate Knibbs in HTC



HTC Plans Comeback on Music Streaming, Entertainment

HTC Plans Comeback on Music Streaming, Entertainment

HTC plans to compete against rivals and turn around its struggling fortunes by using Beats Audio’s streaming music and wireless boombox features to beef up its smartphones and tablets.
Kate Knibbs in Strategies & Solutions



HTC Plans PlayStation Phones, But at Vita’s Expense

HTC Plans PlayStation Phones, But at Vita’s Expense

HTC will be the first smartphone manufacturer with Sony’s PlayStation Certification, a move that may hurt sales of Sony’s Vita gaming device.
Joe Arico in Strategies & Solutions



HTC Adds Android to Sensation Next Month

HTC Adds Android to Sensation Next Month

HTC plans to launch an updated version of the Sensation, running Android 4.0 version, dubbed “Ice Cream Sandwich,” on March 1.
Joe Arico in HTC



Verizon Gives Away Thunderbolt, Clears Way for Faster Phones

Verizon Gives Away Thunderbolt, Clears Way for Faster Phones

Verizon is offering the HTC Thunderbolt for free with a two-year contract through January 26, as the carrier makes way for newer, faster models to ensure its lead in the 4G race.
Cam Lincoln in Verizon



HTC, IBM Team Up to Lure Businesses to Android

HTC, IBM Team Up to Lure Businesses to Android

HTC and IBM are working together to encourage businesses to adopt Android devices and lock down a lucrative piece of the enterprise sector.
Sandy Fitzgerald in Strategies & Solutions



Sprint, HTC to Remove Carrier IQ Amid Privacy Concerns

Sprint, HTC to Remove Carrier IQ Amid Privacy Concerns

HTC and Sprint are working together to remove Carrier IQ from their mobile devices, a decision sparked by the software’s ability to gather user information.
Kate Knibbs in Sprint



Kodak to Spur Patent Sale with Suits Against Apple, HTC

Kodak to Spur Patent Sale with Suits Against Apple, HTC

Struggling camera company Eastman Kodak filed an infringement suit against both Apple and HTC over digital imaging patents, hoping to bolster protections it hoped to sell to avoid bankruptcy.
Margaret Rock in Patents



CES 2012: AT&T Takes on Verizon with LTE Devices

CES 2012: AT&T Takes on Verizon with LTE Devices

AT&T unveiled six LTE devices it plans to launch this year, as the carrier bolsters its lineup to compete against Verizon.
Joe Arico in HTC



HTC to Release Fewer Phones in 2012

HTC to Release Fewer Phones in 2012

HTC is expected to release fewer phones next year, opting to diversify its product line and focus on high-end devices as it retools its competitive strategy.
Cam Lincoln in Strategies & Solutions