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  • HTC Sense 6 to release for first HTC One in US and Canada next month
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    HTC Sense 6 to release for first HTC One in US and Canada next month

    By 15 April 2014

    The first HTC One is about to get a face-lift of sorts. Not everyone can buy the new HTC One (M8), and HTC is aware of that fact. Instead of telling customers that they're out of luck however, the company is giving them a taste of its newest smartphone....

  • A week in reviews: 7 - 11 April
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    A week in reviews: 7 - 11 April

    By 12 April 2014

    Phone season is upon us. As is the Samsung Galaxy S5 which you can go and buy in the shops right now. But is it worth it, and can it better the HTC One (M8) which also landed around the globe this very week? We've got the full review on the site for your...

  • HTC One (M8) vs HTC One (M7): What's the difference?
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    HTC One (M8) vs HTC One (M7): What's the difference?

    By 10 April 2014

    HTC has now released the much rumoured and anticipated HTC One (M8) in the US as well as the UK - where it has been available for the last couple of weeks. It boasts a similar design to the original HTC One, now being known as the HTC One (M7), but...

  • HTC One M8 review
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    HTC One M8 review

    By 10 April 2014

    The HTC One (M8) has been officially announced, having been more comprehensively leaked than any previous smartphone device in recent years. There's plenty of interest and anticipation too. With Samsung and Sony launching flagship devices at Mobile World...

  • HTC says 'blah blah blah' in first HTC One (M8) ad
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    HTC says 'blah blah blah' in first HTC One (M8) ad

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC has shown its first television advertisement spot for the new HTC One (M8) released on Tuesday, and one word to describe it is "blah".  That's not our judgement of the phone, that's what actor Gary Oldman had to say. In a unique take on a handset...

  • HTC plans BlinkFeed software for Android devices from other companies
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    HTC plans BlinkFeed software for Android devices from other companies

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC won't be selfish with the new version of BlinkFeed within Sense 6.0, planning to bring the app to Android devices from other manufacturers.  "Following its popularity with HTC users, HTC will now make HTC BlinkFeed available to other Android devices,...

  • HTC partners with Fitbit for fitness tracking on HTC One (M8)
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    HTC partners with Fitbit for fitness tracking on HTC One (M8)

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC didn't build its own fitness tracking software for the new HTC One. Instead, it partnered with Fitbit, a player already well established in the space.  The HTC One, available for purchase today, features the Fitbit app pre-loaded, so you won't have...

  • HTC One (M8) Dot View cover pictures and hands-on
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    HTC One (M8) Dot View cover pictures and hands-on

    By 25 March 2014

    The HTC One (M8) is finally official and it's a gorgeous looking phone. However, should you fancy protecting it from the elements, while you might be covering up some its nicest aesthetic features, the Dot View cover is a clever and intuitive way in doing...

  • HTC Duo Camera explained: What is it and what will it do?
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    HTC Duo Camera explained: What is it and what will it do?

    By 25 March 2014

    The HTC One (M8) is distinctive thanks to the appearance of an additional lens on the rear of the handset. It has long been a talking point and now the smartphone has launched, we have all the details about what this additional sensor, called Duo Camera,...

  • HTC Sense 6.0 vs Sense 5.5: New features, tweaks and changes reviewed
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    HTC Sense 6.0 vs Sense 5.5: New features, tweaks and changes reviewed

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC Sense 6.0 has launched on the HTC One (M8), the new flagship HTC device for 2014. It's also being referred to as Sixth Sense, although it appears listed in the device as Sense 6.0. We've had the new HTC One for some time, giving us the chance to dive...

  • HTC One (M8) official: 5-inch, quad-core Snapdragon 801 and available now
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    HTC One (M8) official: 5-inch, quad-core Snapdragon 801 and available now

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC has officially launched its new flagship Android phone and it will be available to buy from today in the UK from a number of retailers and networks. The HTC One (M8), as it is officially called, HTC One to its mates, is a replacement for the current...

  • HTC One (M8) pictures and hands-on
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    HTC One (M8) pictures and hands-on

    By 25 March 2014

    Perhaps surprisingly to some, but less so to those in the know, the first HTC One was the phone that wowed critics and continued to win awards and plaudits throughout its yearly lifespan, even though rival devices sometimes outgunned it in specifications...

  • What is bokeh? Here's the photography effect explained
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    What is bokeh? Here's the photography effect explained

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC is on the brink of launching what is widely believed to be its new flagship Android phone, the HTC One (M8). And the smartphone's most talked-about feature is a second rear-facing camera lens and its ability to achieve bokeh. Photographers debate...

  • HTC One (M8) release date, rumours and everything you need to know (updated)
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    HTC One (M8) release date, rumours and everything you need to know (updated)

    By 25 March 2014

    The HTC One (m8) is set to be launched later today, but what can we expect? We've been following the rumours for the last 6 months pulling it all together and updating this article regularly, giving you a one-stop for all the news, cutting through the...

  • What's new in the HTC One Android 4.4 KitKat update?
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    What's new in the HTC One Android 4.4 KitKat update?

    By 24 March 2014

    HTC has re-released the Android 4.4 KitKat update in the UK, after pulling it in February, saying that some users had experienced problems with it. Now it's back, headed to Vodafone, O2, and Three HTC One users. EE is coming soon.  We've already updated...

  • HTC One updated to Android 4.4 KitKat in UK, early signs of HTC One Max as well
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    HTC One updated to Android 4.4 KitKat in UK, early signs of HTC One Max as well

    By 24 March 2014

    HTC has begun to roll out Android 4.4.2 KitKat to the HTC One and HTC One Max in the UK, following the updates' release in the US.  The firmware, available through the software update button on the HTC One and HTC One Max handsets, has been well-waited...

  • HTC One (M8) photographed with iPhone 5S, Galaxy S4, Xperia Z1 and LG G2
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    HTC One (M8) photographed with iPhone 5S, Galaxy S4, Xperia Z1 and LG G2

    By 20 March 2014

    The HTC flagship handset that's about to arrive has leaked once again. This time the HTC One (M8) is eyeing up the competition as it sits in these photos with an Apple iPhone 5S, Samsung Galaxy S4 and Note 3, Sony Xperia Z1 and LG G2. The photographer...

  • HTC One (M8) will be available in store on 25 March, confirms Carphone Warehouse
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    HTC One (M8) will be available in store on 25 March, confirms Carphone Warehouse

    By 18 March 2014

    Carphone Warehouse has confirmed that the new HTC One (M8) will be available on launch day, 25 March. The new handset will be announced by HTC on 25 March at events in London and New York, but Carphone Warehouse says you'll be able to buy the new handset...

  • What to expect from HTC Sense 6.0
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    What to expect from HTC Sense 6.0

    By 17 March 2014

    With the new HTC One (M8) launching on 25 March 2014, there will be a new version of HTC Sense, or so the rumours will have us believe. The new HTC One has seen more leaks than any previous device we can recall. We've see video demos, we've seen the...

  • New HTC One revealed in official UltraPixel explanation video... sort of
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    New HTC One revealed in official UltraPixel explanation video... sort of

    By 10 March 2014

    HTC has officially revealed the new HTC One (M8) smartphone in a video explaining the difference between an UltraPixel - the sensor format adopted by the firm - and a megapixel - the format adopted by everybody else. Naturally, with over two weeks left...

  • HTC One M8 new hands-on pictures leak, further image of LED smart cover too
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    HTC One M8 new hands-on pictures leak, further image of LED smart cover too

    By 10 March 2014

    There's not long to wait before HTC officially unveils its successor to the HTC One, but that doesn't mean we've seen the back of new image leaks. Hot on the heels of a leaked press image of the light-up LED smart cover for the all-new HTC One (codenamed...

  • HTC to make light-up cover available with new HTC One, showing time and weather
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    HTC to make light-up cover available with new HTC One, showing time and weather

    By 9 March 2014

    HTC has developed a light-up, hole-covered cover/case for the new HTC One that will launch later this month, according to EvLeaks. The often reliable tipster posted a photo of the cover/case on Twitter, showing a plastic piece covering the front of the...

  • HTC pulls HTC One KitKat update, some users 'experiencing difficulties'
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    HTC pulls HTC One KitKat update, some users 'experiencing difficulties'

    By 6 March 2014

    HTC has pulled its HTC One Android 4.4 KitKat update in the UK, after reports that some users were "experiencing difficulties" following the update.  HTC moved swiftly to update the HTC One to the latest version of Android, with the HTC One being one...

  • HTC One M8 gets full-leak treatment, here's every detail
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    HTC One M8 gets full-leak treatment, here's every detail

    By 3 March 2014

    A YouTube user going by "GadgetReviews" posted a 12-minute video taking us on a walkthrough of the HTC One M8 on Sunday, confirming pretty much everything we've already known before it's set to be unveiled in late-March. The video has been taken down,...

  • HTC Watch movie service shutting down in the UK on 31 March
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    HTC Watch movie service shutting down in the UK on 31 March

    By 2 March 2014

    HTC plans to shut down its movie rental and purchase service, called HTC Watch, on 31 March in the UK, an email to users revealed on Sunday. The shutdown wasn't given an explanation, however HTC told users in the email to download movie purchases to...