HTC Gives Alltel a Touch
Today Alltel announced that it has added the HTC Touch to its lineup of smartphones. The hardware specs of the phone are unchanged from the version of the Touch available at Sprint, but it does have a fourth side of the cube interface that features shortcuts to Alltel-specific services, content and settings menus. It is available both online and at Alltel retail stores. It costs $199 after a $100 rebate and new two-year agreement.
HTC 10 Re-Focuses On the Camera and BoomSound
Apr 12, 2016
HTC today announced the 10, its flagship handset for 2016. This Android phone carries forward an aluminum design, for which HTC has become known, and makes big improvements to the camera, software, and other core features.
HTC Bolt, with 3-Channel CA, Is a Sprint Exclusive
Nov 11, 2016
HTC and Sprint today announced the Bolt, the first smartphone to ship with support for three-channel carrier aggregation (3xCA) for Sprint's LTE Plus network. The HTC Bolt can aggregate three 20MHz LTE channels to improve wireless performance.
Huawei's AI Cube Speaker Looks to Challenge Google Home
Aug 31, 2018
Huawei today introduced the AI Cube, an in-home speaker that relies on Amazon Alexa for voice-based smarts. The AI Cube is unique in that it supports Cat 6 LTE and can serve as a mobile hotspot when needed.
Google Search App Gains Tappable Shortcuts
Mar 21, 2017
Google today said an update to its mobile search app should make it quicker and easier to find basic information via tappable shortcuts that are positioned underneath the search box. The shortcuts let people perform instant searches for a variety of items, including entertainment, sports, weather, food, news, and more.