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OTA updates are coming to the HTC EVO 4G, EVO Design 4G, and Samsung Epic 4G - adios Carrier IQ?

OTA updates are coming to the HTC EVO 4G, EVO Design 4G, and Samsung Epic 4G - adios Carrier IQ?

posted: 19 Jan 2012, 15:30

Recently, the HTC EVO 3D received one for itself that removed Carrier IQ from the device, and based on that, it seems fitting that the same thing is happening to these three smartphones....

HTC EVO 4G and T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide now supported by HTC's official bootloader unlock

HTC EVO 4G and T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide now supported by HTC's official bootloader unlock

posted: 27 Dec 2011, 15:16

HTC continues to live up to its word and has added support for two more handsets with its official bootloader unlock; now the HTC EVO 4G and the T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide can both be made...

Buy Call of Duty MW3 at Best Buy and get a free HTC phone

Buy Call of Duty MW3 at Best Buy and get a free HTC phone

posted: 06 Nov 2011, 20:03

Buy Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 from Best Buy and you can take home a free HTC branded smartphone after signing a two-year contract for Sprint, Verizon or AT&T; the price of the game is $59.99 and it will be out on Tuesday...

Sprint parting with the HTC EVO 4G and the Kyocera Echo, EOL list reveals

Sprint parting with the HTC EVO 4G and the Kyocera Echo, EOL list reveals

posted: 22 Sep 2011, 08:30

The HTC EVO 4G and the Kyocera Echo are both going to be discontinued in the near future, as it becomes clear from Sprint's leaked EOL list. And while the EVO 4G has been around for almost a...

Sprint is pushing out software update 4.53.651.1 to the HTC EVO 4G

Sprint is pushing out software update 4.53.651.1 to the HTC EVO 4G

posted: 24 Aug 2011, 13:36

Sprint announced today that the still thriving HTC EVO 4G is getting its software updated to version 4.53.651.1 thanks to an over-the-air update being rolled out as we speak. Granted that it’s mentioned to be released...

It's the end of life for the HTC EVO 4G, Samsung Epic 4G and other Sprint models

It's the end of life for the HTC EVO 4G, Samsung Epic 4G and other Sprint models

posted: 26 Jul 2011, 12:32

The first 4G enabled handset in the States, the HTC EVO 4G, is being phased out by Sprint in both colors offered; other handsets that have served their usefulness include the rugged Motorola i1, the BlackBerry...

Maintenance update for the HTC EVO 4G is now available; fixes Netflix issues

Maintenance update for the HTC EVO 4G is now available; fixes Netflix issues

posted: 20 Jun 2011, 15:43

Great news for those HTC EVO 4G owners who experienced a hiccup with nagging Netflix issues on the handset because a new maintenance software update is now available for download addressing the problem...

HTC EVO 4G to get update on Monday that will allow Netflix to work again

HTC EVO 4G to get update on Monday that will allow Netflix to work again

posted: 15 Jun 2011, 19:48

Thanks to the Gingerbread update, the HTC EVO 4G was taken off the list of handsets that support the Netflix app and visual voicemail stopped working among other problems; this will all be corrected Monday when...

Sprint's HTC EVO 4G is getting 2.3 Gingerbread today

Sprint's HTC EVO 4G is getting 2.3 Gingerbread today

posted: 03 Jun 2011, 08:21

Sprint’s HTC EVO 4G unleashed the 4G wave in the States by being one of the first 4G-enabled phones, but with the passing of time it has lagged slightly in another area...

Gingerbread for the HTC EVO 4G is arriving June 6th

Gingerbread for the HTC EVO 4G is arriving June 6th

posted: 02 Jun 2011, 11:14

Call it a very special one-year birthday or something, but the HTC EVO 4G is going to be officially getting its fill of Android 2.3 Gingerbread come Monday, June 6th. Mark the date in your calendars people because one of...

HTC EVO 4G to get Gingerbread update on June 3rd?

HTC EVO 4G to get Gingerbread update on June 3rd?

posted: 01 Jun 2011, 20:06

Starting June 3rd, you will be able to manually update the HTC EVO 4G with the Android 2.3 Gingerbread build; 3 days later, if you haven't installed the new version of the OS, the phone will ask you if you want to Android 2.3 installed on...

Put the Sense 3.0 lockscreen on your HTC EVO 4G

Put the Sense 3.0 lockscreen on your HTC EVO 4G

posted: 07 May 2011, 13:04

Just because your HTC EVO 4G has Sense 2.1 doesn't mean that you can't load that cool new Sense 3.0 lockscreen on your device; thanks to the guys at Xda developers, the new screen is a mere download away...

HTC EVO 4G in white receives its lowest pricing to date with Amazon; $89.99 on-contract

HTC EVO 4G in white receives its lowest pricing to date with Amazon; $89.99 on-contract

posted: 29 Apr 2011, 11:31

Amazon is gracing the white HTC EVO 4G with its lowest price to date at $89.99 with a 2-year contract. Although it’s not completely covered in white, it’s still one of those things that will undoubtedly...

Leaked Gingerbread update for the HTC EVO 4G works seamlessly

Leaked Gingerbread update for the HTC EVO 4G works seamlessly

posted: 15 Apr 2011, 10:32

Seems like the guys over at XDA-Developers have been doing some code-crunching magic again. The latest to come out of their always-busy software workshops is an Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread ROM for Sprint's HTC EVO 4G…

FullHDMI app brings comprehensive HDMI support to the HTC EVO 4G

FullHDMI app brings comprehensive HDMI support to the HTC EVO 4G

posted: 15 Mar 2011, 03:54

FullHDMI does exactly what the name suggests. There have been workarounds before, which required custom kernel installations and the like, but FullHDMI keeps it simple, working with all AOSP and Sense-based kernels, although...

Honeycomb ported over to HTC EVO, HTC Droid Incredible and HTC Desire HD

Honeycomb ported over to HTC EVO, HTC Droid Incredible and HTC Desire HD

posted: 20 Feb 2011, 20:01

The Honeycomb SDK preview has been ported over to three HTC handsets, and while the OS is not functional on the trio, it does give us a good idea of what to expect from Honeycomb...

Amazon chops the price of the HTC EVO 4G in half to $99

Amazon chops the price of the HTC EVO 4G in half to $99

posted: 17 Jan 2011, 14:59

Amazon has chopped the price of the HTC EVO 4G in half to a mere $99.99 after being available on the market for over half a year now. The pricing isn't shabby at all when you take into consideration...

HTC DROID Incredible saves a man's life by taking a bullet for its owner

HTC DROID Incredible saves a man's life by taking a bullet for its owner

posted: 08 Jan 2011, 18:33

Almost right out of a movie script, a man working as a valet in Atlanta was saved from almost a certain death by his HTC DROID Incredible which stopped a bullet for him while sitting in his breast pocket...

Users of HTC EVO 4G complain that the latest update has messed up their phone

Users of HTC EVO 4G complain that the latest update has messed up their phone

posted: 30 Dec 2010, 00:40

An anonymous HTC EVO 4G owner has told us that since the latest maintenance upgrade, the battery life of the phone has decreased, Wi-Fi fails to stay connected and the phone lags; forums have been full of...

Sprint takes its WiMax act on the road to San Francisco on December 28th

Sprint takes its WiMax act on the road to San Francisco on December 28th

posted: 21 Dec 2010, 17:23

The nation's third largest carrier officially brings its 4G service to San Francisco and includes a video showing all about the service and the Sprint devices that can take advantage of the extra bandwidth...

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