HTC’s Desire 10 is a budget phone in a fancy suit


HTC’s mid-range Desire line has been the company’s bread winner for the past couple of year, while HTC has struggled to compete with Samsung and Apple on the high-end. But while the Desire line has been hugely important to HTC’s bottom line, it has always had a playful, less serious look than the company’s other phones.

That’s changing today, as the Desire 10 sheds the youthful appearance for a more grown-up take. The Desire 10 is actually two phones — there’s a “pro” version and a “lifestyle” model — but while the specs and features differ between the two, they share a common design language.

And the best way to describe that design language is “adult.” The Desire 10 comes in four colors: black, navy, white, and a…

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GoPro’s Karma drone is easy to fly, but I still broke it – The Verge


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GoPro's Karma drone is easy to fly, but I still broke it
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Following methane leak, Tesla to provide 80MWh of battery capacity to SoCal power company

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The new Powerpack facility has to be up and running by December 31, 2016. Elon Musk is going to be a busy, busy man.