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Verizon Wireless announces HTC Desire 612, availability starts Oct. 9th

Verizon Wireless, otherwise known as “Big Red,” announced yesterday that the new HTC Desire 612 smartphone will be added to its line up of mid-range devices. It will be made available today, October 9th, for free as long as the owner is willing to sign a new two-year contract with the provider. HTC Desire 612

HTC Desire EYE unveiled with 13MP front camera and specs like One M8

HTC just made official it’s new device, the HTC Desire EYE. At first glance at the technical specs it is obvious the company is trying to compensate shortcomings of One M8, especially its camera. But aside from that and a bit smaller battery, everything is the same. While the company unveiled the device after weeks

HTC Desire 820 with Octa-core CPU, 64-bit support launched

Taiwan-based manufacturer HTC announced another mid-range Android smartphone with decent specs on Wednesday–the HTC Desire 820. The device has already been rumored for weeks so the announcement served as a confirmation of how good the specs are. HTC Desire 820 is the first mobile phone to sport the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 615, which has a

HTC Desire 510 with 4.7-inch display, 4G LTE-enabled, 64-bit capable processor unveiled

Taiwan-based manufacturer HTC Corporation recently unveiled a budget-friendly Android smartphone dubbed as HTC Desire 510. The 4G LTE-enabled device will sport a 64-bit capable quad-core processor, 1GB RAM and 4.7-inch display. While the release date hasn’t been determined yet, the phone will be made available in terra white and meridian grey colors. Select wireless companies

Facebook Home Launch Was Copied From Windows Phone Event, Says Microsoft

A high-ranking Microsoft official accused Facebook of copying the concept of their Windows Phone Launch when the social-networking giant unveiled their “Home” software. In a statement that was posted on the official TechNet blog, Microsoft vice president of corporate communications Frank X. Shaw said that the Facebook Home launch event was significantly similar to their

Facebook Looking To Dominate On Android Phones With Their “Home”

Facebook is looking to take centerstage in the mobile computing market not with their own phone, but a heavily tweaked Android operating system that was unveiled by the company on Thursday. Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg unveiled what they called “Facebook Home” or a collection of applications that focus around the social networking website,

Samsung Dethrones Nokia as Top Mobile Phone Brand in 2012

For the first time in 14 years, Nokia will not finish on top of the mobile phone business annual report after Samsung overtook the Finnish company as top mobile brand in 2012. According to a survey conducted by research firm IHS iSuppli, Samsung tallied 29 percent of worldwide shipment from 24 percent last year, while