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HTC One M8 gets a Google Play Edition conversion process

Many might have been enamored by HTC latest flagship but don't really give a care for the custom software running on the HTC One M8. Trying to combine the best of all words, some more enterprising developers over at XDA have come up with ways to get a Google Play Edition on the smartphone experience without having to pay more for an unlocked GPE device.

HTC One (M7) drops to $1 with Best Buy

The shiny new gadget may be the HTC One (M8), but that isn't to say the previous model shouldn't be considered. The 2013 model year HTC One is still a rather capable handset, and thanks to a limited time offer with Best Buy -- it is currently selling with an attractive price point.

HTC One (M8) vs. One (2013): Worth an upgrade?

With the HTC One (M8), we got an updated version of a device that captured our minds in 2013. Though it failed to recreate the magic of the first One, the newest flagship from HTC brings in some unique changes, making us consider just whether or not it’s worth an upgrade. Though the newest is exclusive to Verizon right now, both Ones are still on offer. We’re likely to see both available with carriers for some time, so what should you do when faced with the choice? We go hands-on with both.

HTC One M8 to take Asia by storm in May

HTC may have already started the slow roll out of the HTC One M8 in the US but those in Asia near the company's home will have to wait a bit longer. With the singular exception of Singapore, the rest of Asia will just have to twiddle their thumbs in anticipation for an early May launch.

HTC One M8 Sense 6 apps extracted and distributed

If you've been enamored by some of the apps on the brand new HTC One M8 but don't want to switch phones just for that, then there is a sliver of hope for you. Over at XDA, the process of extracting the said apps and libraries has been started, in the hopes of someday making them available to other devices as well.

HTC One (M8) put through torture test

We’re curious: do you routinely worry about knives and hammers coming into contact with your smartphone? Are there instances wherein you have an 8-inch Wusthof chef’s knife in the pocket of your skinny jeans — the same pocket as your smartphone? Do you gently wield hammers at your desk? If so, you need to watch this video.