Tag Archives: HTC EVO 4G

The HTC EVO 4G LTE is a disappointment

As anyone who has follows the tech blogosphere should know, the HTC EVO 4G LTE was just announced. The handset is thought as HTC and Sprint’s next super phone, and one of the first LTE phones to grace Sprint’s upcoming LTE network. Rumors have been circulating, and just last night we saw leaked shots of the phone. This afternoon it was finally announced,… Read more

Best Buy offering promotional price drops on EVO family

Retailers are known for offering up promotional offers; the only drawback is the fact that they don’t last all that long. So, hopefully you’ve got the means (and the desire) to hop on this particular deal, which happens to start today, and runs through March 4th. Thanks to our friends over at AndroidGuys, we’ve got word that the Yellow Tag retailer is… Read more

HTC confirms that some devices leak WiFi passwords

In a report issued this morning, HTC has confirmed that some of their devices leak WiFI passwords. The company says that some of these Android-based devices leak secure credentials while on a WiFi network. On any WiFi network they are connected to. Of course, as HTC has admitted to the problem, they’ve also confirmed that an over the air update is on the… Read more

8 Android phones exhibit security flaws in pre-installed apps

Researchers at North Carolina State released a study recently wherein they evaluated the security configurations of popular Android devices from Motorola, HTC, and Samsung. The study revealed that the manufacturers did not properly implement Google’s native security protocols. This lapse in secure implementation has led to phones not properly protecting… Read more

Gingerbread for the HTC Evo 4G available now

Well Evo users, your big day has finally come: the update to Gingerbread, Android 2.3, is available now. So now that the update is ready, you might be wondering exactly what changes are in store. First and foremost is all of the performance enhancements Google has made to the lastest phone-ready version of Android. If you haven’t already been using… Read more

HTC readying Gingerbread for the Evo and Thunderbolt?

Try not to take this as completely solidified fact, but there’s a good chance there’s a lot of truth behind it. In a recent reply to a question on updates to Gingerbread, an HTC rep was kind enough to share the tentative release window for when the original Evo and the Thunderbolt would see the jump: “in the second quarter of 2011 (anywhere from the… Read more

Sprint boasting the first country music video shot on an Evo 4G

Every now and then, a US carrier will think outside the box when it comes to promoting their goods and services. Quite frequently, by using crazy commercials or interesting giveaways, it works out very well. Then there’s times when it just doesn’t. Sprint has posted an article in their “newsroom” page that boasts about country singer Lauren Rainey’s new… Read more