Google buys HTC talent for $1.1bn to spur devices push

2017-09-21 14:36

Google has agreed to buy part of HTC’s engineering and design teams for $1.1bn, taking on a cadre of veterans that worked on the Pixel phone.

7 tips to take great pictures with your smartphone

2016-03-03 15:02

These seven tips will help you learn to take great snaps on your phone and turn you into a photo-taking Jedi.

7 tips to take the perfect selfie

2015-05-15 11:03

Taking selfies - self portraits - with your mobile has become a popular activity thanks to smartphones with better hardware and the influence of reality TV stars.

HTC refocuses its smartphone efforts in SA

2015-04-09 15:57

Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC is rebuilding its presence in South Africa following years of inconsistency in the country.

Orange offers SA pre-order on latest Samsung, HTC phones

2015-03-04 13:19

Despite only being announced just days ago, the latest smartphones are likely to be available to South Africans long before the local official release.

Android smartphone survival guide

2015-01-08 10:15

If it's time to upgrade your phone, the odds are that you might opt for an Android-powered device. Check out our Android survival guide.

HTC One a leader among followers - review

2014-09-17 11:00

The HTC On (M8) isn't just a pretty face smartphone for the brand boy wars: It is a serious device that gets things done with a style bonus.

HTC insists on premium brand in SA

2014-07-28 11:15

HTC plans to build market share as a premium brand rather than building no-name devices for operators.

Reports of an early launch for iPhone 6

2014-05-09 11:36

Apple plans to release its new iPhone a month earlier than expected, after sales were hit by new big-screen models from its rivals such as Samsung and HTC, according to a report.

HTC One Mini is cute and capable - review

2014-01-14 12:11

The HTC One Mini is the little smartphone that could. As a smaller (and cheaper) version of the HTC One, the phone performs most tasks that you ask of it.


10 hot smartphone games for Android

2016-03-10 12:45

Gaming has come a long way since the days of the Nintendo Game Boy and consoles such as the first version of the Sony PlayStation.

HTC fights for SA market share with Desire 626

2015-10-29 14:26

Struggling smartphone manufacturer HTC is bringing new devices to South Africa as part of its global pivot toward emerging markets.

HTC gets it right - scores a slim profit

2015-04-29 18:41

Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC has announced a slim profit thanks to healthy growth.

Love your smartphone? See repair costs

2015-03-18 09:18

As more South Africans race to buy smartphones, many may be unaware that the modern gadgets can be fragile and repairs are not always cheap or easy.

HTC launches One (M9) challenger

2015-03-02 08:11

HTC has unveiled its new One device at Mobile World Congress which gets under way in Barcelona.

HTC launches 'selfie' smartphone

2014-10-09 08:00

HTC has unveiled its newest smartphone with high-resolution cameras on both sides to appeal to people who take "selfie" pictures.

HTC drives brand, but takes its own route

2014-08-21 09:38

Smartphone manufacturer HTC is intent on building its brand - but taking a different strategy from competitors.

HTC takes new route with SA strategy

2014-07-22 12:02

After a number of missteps, mobile phone manufacturer HTC is determined to take the fight to its competitors with a new strategy for South Africa.

HTC updates One smartphone, focus on metal

2014-03-26 08:35

HTC is updating its flagship HTC One smartphone by giving it a larger screen, better software and more camera features.

SA tech flops for 2013

2013-12-18 12:47

South Africans have had a feast of technology toys in 2013, but things have not always gone to plan for some of the major players.

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