HTC Status

  • The HTC Status/Salsa Facebook Phone Lands In China As The HTC Weike Sina Weibo Phone

    The HTC Status/Salsa Facebook Phone Lands In China As The HTC Weike Sina Weibo Phone

    Facebook is the largest social networking site in, well, the world. But not in China. Facebook and Twitter are blocked by China’s Great Firewall. The micro-blogging service Sina Weibo is the whip in China. HTC knows its market and therefore slightly retooled the Status/Salsa for the China market. Gone is the Facebook logo and a Weibo burning eye logo is on the dedicated button instead. Read More

  • HTC Status Goes Up For Pre-Order On AT&T

    HTC Status Goes Up For Pre-Order On AT&T

    The Facebook-centric HTC Status smartphone is now available for pre-order from AT&T, with an official launch date of July 17. We knew the Status (once the ChaCha) was officially headed to AT&T, and we had pegged the launch for July, but we didn’t know pricing or availability details until today. The HTC Status will cost you $50 with a new two-year agreement, an understandably… Read More

  • HTC Status and LG Thrill 4G To Hit AT&T This Month?

    HTC Status and LG Thrill 4G To Hit AT&T This Month?

    Sometime in the last year or so, the carriers picked up a bad new habit. They’d announce that they were getting a phone, talk all about the specs… but then give no indication of when it might actually be available. Maybe it’s because they don’t like making promises they’re not sure they can keep; maybe it’s because they’re hoping that a second… Read More