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HTC Beats partnership reportedly being dissolved

HTC Beats partnership reportedly being dissolved

HTC and Beats Audio have had a loving relationship for a while now, but it seems the premium headphone company wants out of the deal after hardly seeing any positive results from the partnership. The partnership involves a 25% HTC stake in Beats, but the audio company is reportedly wanting to buy the stake back.

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HTC sells controlling Beats Audio stake as smartphones stumble

HTC sells controlling Beats Audio stake as smartphones stumble

HTC has scaled back its role in Beats Audio, with the headphones manufacturer buying back half of HTC's shares in the company as the smartphone firm struggles to find its feet once more. Described as "a realignment of their business agreement" the deal will see Beats buy 25-percent of HTC's 50/50 holding, ending up with 75-percent ownership; however, the two companies insist that they still intend to work together.

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HTC Rezound hyped up by Beats CEO Jimmy Iovine in NYC

HTC Rezound hyped up by Beats CEO Jimmy Iovine in NYC

This week at the HTC / Beats event in New York City which played host to the reveal of HTC next big device the HTC Rezound, Jimmy Iovine, CEO of Beats by Dre, was invited on stage to regale about the device and its history. What you'll find is that not only does he have complete faith in the record industry, he sees HTC as the next stepping stone that'll keep the record industry out of the water that'll otherwise drown it. Will the man who spearheaded the connection between HP and Beats be able to knock out another winner with the first HTC / Beats collaborative device in the HTC Rezound? We shall see!

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HTC teases first Beats-enabled USA device with event invite

HTC teases first Beats-enabled USA device with event invite

In what very well may be an invitation to be the first to see the HTC Rezound, (aka the HTC Vigor,) HTC tells of their "latest innovation." What we've got here is an invite as sent out to press which has the reverberations of sound emanating from the "HTC INVITES YOU" text in green down to two logos, one for HTC, the other for Dr Dre's Beats. Beats and HTC joined forces several weeks ago in an effort to bring greater sound quality to HTC smartphones everywhere and we've already seen Beats on HTC in Europe - could this be the ushering in of fine quality music on smartphones right here in the states? Yes, I think so.

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HTC confirms October 6 party for new Beats Audio phone

HTC confirms October 6 party for new Beats Audio phone

HTC's October 6 press event will indeed feature a new Beats Audio equipped handset, with the company confirming that the London debut will include a party open to the public. No indication of which specific device is given on the invite HTC has just sent us, though a set of Beats-branded headphones - as included with the HTC Sensation XE - leaves little doubt as to its musical credentials.

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HTC Vigor leak reveals Beats, LTE, but no Droid branding

HTC Vigor leak reveals Beats, LTE, but no Droid branding

Some new revelations on the upcoming HTC Vigor surfaced today with a set of leaked media files that were mainly wallpapers and screenshots of boot animations for this next powerhouse Android smartphone. The images support speculation that the HTC Vigor will support Beats as well as 4G LTE. But one thing was oddly missing: the Droid boot animation found in Verizon's Droid-branded handsets.

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HTC Sensation XE hands-on

HTC Sensation XE hands-on

HTC's tagline these days may be "quietly brilliant", but the company is actually quietly proud of the new HTC Sensation XE. Based on the same Sensation we described as a great everyman Android flagship just a few months back, with the addition of Beats Audio technology thanks to HTC's investment in the pro-headphones company its become something of a niche powerhouse, at least if you talk to HTC's team. We grabbed some hands-on play and a chance to chat about early-adopter appeal earlier today.

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