The Oculus Rift and HTC Vive virtual reality headsets have been blowing minds and emptying wallets since they both launched a few months ago. Finally, the dream of VR is real and we can fully immerse ourselves in fantastical worlds instead...Show More Summary
I have always had a genuine respect for HTC’s selfie cameras. No, I don’t take selfies all that often, but I know a good selfie camera when I use it. In the limited experience I had with the One M7 and One M8 over the last few years, I gained respect for the saturated, up-close colors that define their cameras. Show More Summary
Oculus doesn’t intend to be left behind in the room-scale VR war. One of the biggest selling points for Valve and HTC’s Vive, is also one of its biggest issues: room-scale VR. It’s a great feature for those who have the room space as it supports standing-up VR experiences over seated ones, and allows for […]
Over the weekend, a supposed build.prop file from one of the upcoming HTC Nexus devices made its way online. This particular file is from the “sailfish” model, which is thought to be the smaller of the two new Google-created devices,...Show More Summary
It was a few months ago that we first heard that HTC might make not one but two 2016 Nexus devices from Google. More rumors emerged since then, including a few reports from trustworthy sources, providing design details and specs list for the HTC Sailfish and Marlin, the upcoming 5.2-inch and 5.5-inch new Nexus devices. Show More Summary
Is your HTC One M8 starting to show signs of its age? If you don't want it to continue to get beaten up, Amzer's SlimGrip Hybrid case is a great option to consider so you can prevent any future damages. Right now you can save $9 on the purchase, making it just $5.95. ...
One of the best parts of HTC Vive are the controllers. Star Wars: Trials on Tatooine finally puts a virtual lightsaber in gamers' hands. Eric Shugg captured the entire demo's gameplay. Please take a look. For more great videos, be sure to subscribe to Shacknews on YouTube. Download the free made for VR demo of Star Wars: Trials on Tatooine on Steam today!
Looking to keep that HTC One M8 looking good for as long as you can? Well, Amzer's Shellster case and holster combo offers great protection both while the phone is in use and being transported around. Right now you can grab both pieces for just $4.95, a $13 savings. ...
You may not know Scott Croyle’s name, but you definitely his products. Before leading the charge at Nextbit to bring us the Robin, Croyle was the lead designer at HTC, and is responsible for the M7. We caught up with Croyle at Tech Open Air Berlin to discuss what he’s up to, and take him to task about antenna lines. Show More Summary
Flashback to late 2009, early 2010. During that time, this whole Android thing was starting to really take off. Seemingly out of nowhere, Google introduced the HTC-made Nexus One. It was pure Android, featuring no third-party skin or anything of that nature. Show More Summary
If you're yet to invest in one of the more premium VR experiences, the HTC Vive is now available for order from GAME in the UK for £689. The company's VR experience makes use of a headset and a pair of controllers to interact with what's...Show More Summary
Virtual reality isn't the future, it's the present. Top-notch VR experiences like the ones provided by Facebook's Oculus Rift or the HTC Vive might be super expensive and they might also require cutting-edge PCs to enable them, but you'd be surprised at how entertaining a smartphone-powered virtual reality experience can be. Show More Summary
If you’ve been putting off buying one of the two current top-of-the-line virtual reality headsets because of the delays with shipping one to your doorstep, the wait is over. A month after HTC announced the same thing, Oculus is telling customers that it finally has production up to speed and enough stock to ship out all new orders within a couple of business days. More »
HTC has brought one of the speckled, sportswear fashion-inspired Desire phones it launched in February stateside. It has released the Desire 530, in particular, which is the most affordable of the three devices in the line. The 530 is...Show More Summary
Will the $179 mid-ranger make as much of a splash as its paint scheme? That's the question. HTC has announced that one of its mid-ranger Desire models — the Desire 530, to be exact — is coming to the United States. Verizon and T-Mobile...Show More Summary
HTC's 10 was supposed to rescue the struggling Taiwan electronic company and put it back on the smartphone map, and while I wanted the company to succeed -- I will always respect HTC One M7 (released in 2013) for being one of the first Android phones to match Apple in [...]
I mentioned previously that the Houston Texans Cheerleaders brought a huge contingent to P-R-O and there were many wonderful girls in attendance. Another one of those HTC that caught my eye was a newcomer to the squad, a rookie with a fresh face and amazing hair flips…and if you want to be a professional cheerleader, [...]
HTC is expected to launch not one, but two different Nexus-branded smartphones this year. We’ve seen the rumored specs for both handsets already, but one question has lingered: What will the devices look like? Thanks to information provided to [...]
One of the coolest parts about the HTC 10 is its theme engine. Here's an in-depth look at how it works.
After one day of use, it’s safe to say that, in many ways, the HTC Vive wins the war of the first batch of virtual reality headsets. The Vive came out a couple months ago and has received excellent reviews. As Wired UK notes, the HTC Vive is a high maintenance, but worth the hassle.... Show More Summary