I’ve turned an HTC One X into one of my two daily drivers for the last two or three weeks. Not that I didn’t enjoy the company of my old Galaxy Nexus, but I’m on the list of people that really do enjoy HTC Sense. I know it’s either a love-or-hate relationship for many of you, but Sense is the best of many worlds for me. It has all the social integration I love about Windows Phone 7, all the polish that attracts me about iOS, and it’s running on the fluidity and openness that I’ve come to enjoy about Android.
Sadly, the year is 2012. For many of you [...]
You know what day it is? It’s Friday. The Boston office of Pocketnow (read: my padded cell) has seen a lot of hot, hot editorial action this week, including some webOS-to-Android video and a scintillating discussion on ecosystems. But it’s not time to put this week to bed yet, because I’ve got a question: where the flip are all the tablet kickstands?
Most of you know what I’m talking about, but if you don’t: the kickstand is a hinge-mounted strip of metal or plastic that flips out from the back of a mobile device and props it up at an angle on a [...]
HTC’s EVO 4G LTE for Sprint is shaping up to be one of the highlights of the manufacturer’s latest series of Android handsets. The carrier confirmed earlier this week that the smartphone will make its retail debut next Friday, on May 18. Sprint’s got pre-sales of the EVO 4G going for $200 on-contract, but if you’ve put off placing your order, there’s now an even better deal available, with Amazon pre-orders costing $50 less.
Amazon Wireless has the EVO 4G LTE on two-year contract for a hair under $150. Right now the site is showing the phone as [...]
When Sprint and HTC first announced the EVO 4G LTE back near the beginning of April, we learned the phone’s launch price, as well as when pre-orders for the handset would open, but that one crucial detail was still missing: when the smartphone would actually arrive. We’ve seen some attempts at guesses for just when that might be, but so far have been lacking any official confirmation. Well, it seems that those rumors were right on the money, as Sprint has now confirmed the EVO 4G LTE’s arrival for May 18.
Although some early rumors looked to a release in the [...]