The HTC One M8 came not just with improved hardware but some interesting new software features as well. One of those is gesture-based lockscreen launcher Motion Launch, which can now be enjoyed by almost anyone thanks to an app called Knockr
Those with a penchant for shiny and expensive things can now get their cravings satisfied. Goldgenie has announced new editions of the HTC One M8 in three luxurious color options of Gold, Platinum, and Rose Gold.
Those with hurt feelings over the release of a special Harman Kardon edition for the HTC One M8 need not nurse those negative vibes any longer. Thanks to XDA Recognized Developer baadnewz, anyone with an HTC One M8, from any or no carrier, can also enjoy the new listening experience as well.
Just a week ago we saw how close HTC was to getting the latest Sense UI version on last year's HTC One and its family. Now, the manufacturer has rather silently updated that status, putting the Certification label for most, but not all variants of the HTC One (M7) and the One max.
The HTC One (M8) is easily the most premium of Android handsets, but could be seeing an iteration that takes away from its metal unibody construction. A plastic “M8 Ace” is said to be on the way, and will jettison the metal in favor of plastic. Additionally, the “Ace” is said to be much more affordable.
HTC’s head of design is leaving the company, according to a new report. The man who is ultimately responsible for new hardware designs like the One flagship device is striking out on his own. Reportedly leaving to pursue his own projects, Scot Croyle will remain on in a consulting role for a few months.
Canadian HTC One (M8) owners are getting an update many have been waiting for. The newest flagship from HTC will be getting the power saving mode, as well as some camera updates, but only in Canada. This info comes by way of screenshots which shows the update is currently hitting devices.
Owners of the new HTC One (M8) on AT&T have hit a snag when it comes to the free Drive storage. Each new handset arrives with 50GB of Google Drive storage, which users are prompted to take advantage of just after startup. Those with AT&T aren’t able to, which HTC notes is a bug they’re working on.
An update to the HTC One (M8) with Verizon is trickling out, providing a few fixes and improvements to an already great handset. Though an overall minor update, it does fix a few issues some have been having, like Bluetooth connectivity and problems with the Gallery.
HTC had admitted fault in terms of neglecting the midrange market. This came after the company put more focus and effort on pushing the HTC One through 2013, but they already mentioned how they aren't planning to make that same mistake with the HTC One (M8) in 2014. Not to mention, we've already being seeing some new midrange handsets such as the HTC Desire 816.