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comScore: Android still king, Motorola and HTC falter

The latest comScore figures are out, and show little change in the order of smartphone OEMs with regard to market share in the US. Of interest is the gains and losses some have made, with one notable company having dropped off on a significant way. Don’t worry, though — Android is still on top.

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 device pops up on AnTuTu with flagship specs

A new HTC device has popped up in benchmark testing, but it’s not the mid-range smartphone some have been expecting. This one has flagship written all over it, but we just got hold of the One (M8), so what is it? Top-end specs and a respectible screen suggest a One variant of sorts, but the camera specs lised don’t jibe.

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) and Galaxy S5 have Android branding on boot

A new bit of branding welcomes you when you boot up a Galaxy S5 or HTC One (M8). This isn’t the usual OEM variety, either — it’s Android. On both handsets, there is a “Powered By Android” notation at the bottom of each screen during boot-up. While not prominent, it is the first time Google has asked for such a thing from OEMs.