Founded in 1997, HTC Corp originally made notebook computers, but entered the smartphone market, and at one point in 2011 it was the largest smartphone seller in the US, holding 24 per cent, compared to Samsung’s 21 per cent and Apple (20 per cent), but its market share has subsequently fallen sharply.
A US judge has ordered Apple to disclose to rival Samsung Electronics details of a legal settlement the iPhone maker reached with Taiwan’s HTC, including terms of a 10-year patents licensing agreement.Thursday, 22 November, 2012, 3:18pm
Taiwan's leading smartphone maker HTC yesterday said it has reached a global settlement with technology giant Apple, bringing an end to all outstanding litigation between the two companies.
The deal includes a 10-year licensing agreement over patents, HTC said in a statement.12 Nov 2012 - 4:27am
Apple Store to open in Shenzhen on weekend30 Oct 2012 - 4:25am
Samsung Electronics, the world's biggest maker of televisions and mobile phones, reported a record third-quarter profit that beat analysts' estimates as surging sales of Galaxy smartphones widened the lead over Apple's iPhone.8 May 2015 - 12:49pm
Galaxy S3, iPhone 5 or HTC One? That’s a tough question for Taiwan’s cabinet ministers.
Senior Taiwanese officials have been under scrutiny for the smartphones they use – specifically whether they support Taiwan’s HTC, which has a big role the island’s high-tech economy.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
HTC unveiled on Wednesday two smartphone models running Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 software and said the devices would be available in November through multiple wireless service providers around the world.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Samsung Electronics shares tumbled more than 7 per cent on Monday, wiping US$12 billion off the South Korean giant’s market value, as Apple's sweeping legal victory in their US patent battle raised concerns about its smartphone business - its biggest cash cow.27 Aug 2012 - 2:27pm
Every new generation of mobile phones brings new features and capabilities, but when it comes to 4G, this week's gadget is truly a major leap forward.
For starters, HTC's new Velocity 4G model connects to the internet at a speed of up to 100Mbps because it uses a 4G technology called LTE. That's more than three times the speed you get with 3G and HSPA services.19 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
HTC chief executive Peter Chou emulated Steve Jobs with his lone-man-on-stage speech at the smartphone maker's first Hong Kong brand party at the Ritz-Carlton hotel.14 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
Despite its sexy user interface, HTC's original Touch PDA phone didn't set the mobile phone world alight.
The problem was that, in designing the Touch, HTC somehow forgot to put in any 'next generation' features, such as fast data downloads via 3G, or a processor fast enough to run beyond the Windows Mobile operating system.23 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
HTC is working closely with Microsoft to produce the most advanced Windows-based smartphone
Located on the outskirts of Taipei in a 12-storey, concrete-steel-and-glass building is one of the island's hottest manufacturing companies - High Tech Computer (HTC).9 May 2006 - 12:00am