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    What, oh what, is this weird-looking smartphone? The image above, identified as the HTC First, leaked on Twitter this afternoon. Right away, our eyes are drawn to the unusual assortment of capacitive buttons, which neither appear to match known Android nor Windows Phone designs. So, what platform does the HTC First run? Some speculation is already pointing to the possibility that this could be the name by which the HTC Myst – the purported new Facebook phone – arrives. A tale of a leaked Myst ROM has revealed that Facebook has some grand schemes for its integration withing Android, ...

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    What's Facebook planning for its April 4 Android event? While there had been some earlier talk of the HTC Myst arriving as a Facebook phone of sorts, more recently we've been hearing that it could be focused on a new identity for its Android app, evolving into "Facebook Home." Now a system dump has arrived that seeks to pull the curtain back on exactly what the company's planning. Apparently pulled from the HTC Myst, as configured for operation on AT&T, the dump reveals a new version of the Facebook app, identified as "com.facebook.wakizashi" versus the "com.facebook.katana" with which ...

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    Is HTC really planning to take another stab at crafting a Facebook-themed smartphone? Some specs leaked back in January of an HTC handset codnamed Myst (previously Opera) suggested that HTC was going to take another stab at the idea, following the release of the Status/ChaCha (above). They painted the picture of a mid-range Android with a dedicated Facebook button. Today, we get some updated specs for the phone, which show it to be just a little more powerful than previously suggested. The big difference between those old specs and these new ones is the switch from a 1GHz dual-core ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the Ubuntu phones that may be coming as early as October 2013. Then we move to the LG Optimus G Pro, which seems to be LG's next phablet and also Galaxy Note II twin for a possible MWC launch. Then we talk about new Nokia Lumia models that are probably close. Facebook takes the spotlight next because there seems to be another smartphone in the works under the codename of HTC Myst. We end today's show talking about Samsung's possible new endeavor of launching the Galaxy S IV with Floating Gestures. All this and more after the break. Stories - ...

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    ...because you love the Facebook Phone and all the rumors around it, here's another one for you!... HTC already tried to do something special, capitalizing on the power of the social network back in 2011 when, at MWC, the Taiwanese company unveiled the HTC ChaCha and the Salsa, with their dedicated "F"-button. Despite both HTC and Facebook denied "Facebook phone" rumors, the device keeps coming back. This time, from Twitter, a rumored codename -- MYST -- and specs: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus dual-core processor running at 1GHz and Adreno 305 GPU assistance, 4.3-inch 720p screen, 1GB of ...

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