HTC Stalls

HTC’s 1Q earnings were, as expected, terrible. From The Next Web: The Taiwanese company reported net income after tax of $2.88 million (NT$85 million) on $1.45 billion (NT$42.8 billion) in total sales for the first quarter of 2013. That’s in line with the unaudited results for 1Q 2013 HTC announced in April. HTC’s gross margin […]

The Death of HTC in Seven Bullet Points, Revisited

Bloomberg: HTC Corp., Taiwan’s largest smartphone maker, posted its lowest quarterly profit on record after the delay of its newest flagship phone caused revenue to miss the company’s target. First-quarter net income plunged 98 percent to NT$85 million ($2.8 million), the sixth straight decline, according to data released by the Taoyuan, Taiwan-based company yesterday. The […]

Anand Lal Shimpi Loves the HTC One

From his unofficial review: I’ve been playing around with a retail HTC One and felt compelled to share my thoughts on the device. It’s rare that I’m so moved by a device to chime in outside of the official review, but the One is a definite exception… The One is without a doubt the best […]

The Death of HTC in Seven Bullet Points

The WSJ: HTC Corp. is pushing back the rollout of its new flagship smartphone due in part to some component shortages, a setback for the Taiwanese smartphone maker which is banking on the HTC One to turn around its flagging sales. Several retail distributors and telecom operators including Vodafone Group said HTC has notified them […]