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Ausdroid Podcast 76 – July 9, 2013

Ausdroid Podcast 76 – July 9, 2013

Welcome to the 76nd episode of the Ausdroid podcast! This week we spent a while discussing the looming launch of the Huawei Ascend P6 in Australia, the LG Optimus G2 abroad and Optimus F5 here, HTC’s trials, tribulations and software updates. That was all a bit of a sideshow to get us to a discussion of Android’s recent security vulnerability[Read More…]

by 9:33 pm on July 10, 2013 3 comments Podcast
HTC Australia using Shazam to give away a HTC One

HTC Australia using Shazam to give away a HTC One

If you really love the look of the new HTC One but can’t quite afford it, then HTC Australia is giving you the chance to win one by using Shazam on their commercial. If you’re quick you can load up Shazam on your phone and use it to scan the commercial while it’s playing on TV and get the URL[Read More…]

by 8:11 pm on July 9, 2013 1 comment Competition, Giveaway
HTC’s financial results for second quarter 2013 aren’t pretty, profit down 83% from last year

HTC’s financial results for second quarter 2013 aren’t pretty, profit down 83% from last year

HTC have released their second quarter results from 2013, and things aren’t looking great, but it could have been much, much worse. HTC have reported a profit of AUD $44 million after tax from revenue of AUD $2.57 billion. This news is much better than last quarter in which HTC reported profit of $2.7 million from revenue of $1.58 billion.[Read More…]

by 10:25 pm on July 5, 2013 6 comments News
Telstra partners with Samsung and HTC to introduce new customers to Android

Telstra partners with Samsung and HTC to introduce new customers to Android

Telstra have a world first on their hands, Android in Retail, which is an augmented reality setup in their retail stores which they’ve developed in partnership with Samsung and HTC. The augmented reality setup gives the potential client “super enhanced” 3D interactive graphics and animation to enable customers to learn about Android and the ecosystem. It’s an interesting approach Telstra[Read More…]

by 5:33 pm on July 5, 2013 0 comments Carriers, Manufacturer
HTC: No Android 4.2.2 or Sense 5 Update for the HTC One S

HTC: No Android 4.2.2 or Sense 5 Update for the HTC One S

The HTC One S, the micro-arc oxidised phone that played second fiddle to the HTC One X and One XL last year, has been confirmed by HTC as not being on the list to receive an update from Android 4.1.1 to Android 4.2.2. That means no Sense 5 update or any of the associated goodies that come with it. The[Read More…]

by 6:10 am on July 3, 2013 16 comments OS Update, Phones
Android 4.2.2 update rolling out in Taiwan for the International unlocked HTC One

Android 4.2.2 update rolling out in Taiwan for the International unlocked HTC One

Android 4.2.2 is apparently rolling out to the single SIM version of the HTC One in HTCs home country of Taiwan as an Over The Air updated, after reports of the 4.2.2 update began circulating that the Dual-SIM HTC One was receiving the update a couple of days ago. The 465MB update is hitting the international version of the HTC[Read More…]

by 9:10 pm on July 2, 2013 3 comments News, OS Update
HTC One Glamour Red announced

HTC One Glamour Red announced

HTC has announced today, their award-winning HTC One will be released in a new colour variant, come mid-July. For now, “Glamour Red” HTC One handsets will be sold exclusively through Phones 4U in the UK from next month. Further details about international availability should appear over the next few weeks. Philip Blair, President of EMEA, HTC commented “The new HTC One in[Read More…]

by 7:31 pm on June 27, 2013 9 comments News, Phones
Google Edition phone leaks – Boot Animation, Wallpapers and Kernel Source

Google Edition phone leaks – Boot Animation, Wallpapers and Kernel Source

Now that the Google Edition Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One are on-sale and also in the hands of some of the US Tech sites, bits and pieces from the phones are starting to leak out and Google has also joined in by officially releasing the Kernel source for both devices. Over on the Android Building Group, Jean-Baptiste M. “JBQ”[Read More…]

by 11:49 am on June 27, 2013 6 comments News
Google launches HTC One and Galaxy S4 ‘Google Editions’ in US Play Store

Google launches HTC One and Galaxy S4 ‘Google Editions’ in US Play Store

Google has put the HTC One and Samsung ‘Google Edition’ phones on-sale in the Play Store as an exclusive for the US. Orders are being taken now and the phones will begin shipping on July 9th. The 32GB HTC One is available for $599, while the 16GB Samsung Galaxy S4 is selling for $649. Unfortunately for Australians looking to import[Read More…]

by 8:21 am on June 27, 2013 5 comments Google Play, Phones
Peter Chou shows confidence in HTC; expects 15% market share

Peter Chou shows confidence in HTC; expects 15% market share

The last couple of years have been pretty hard on HTC. After reporting growth for nearly two straight years, Q1 2013 was the worst the company has ever had, managing to net only US$2.8 million. Credit to HTC CEO Peter Chou though, even though HTC’s stock price has dropped 80% over the past 18 months, he has seemingly never lost[Read More…]

by 9:00 am on June 26, 2013 3 comments Manufacturer, News