Unofficial Windows Mobile 6 for HTC Hermes (Cingular 8525)

If you've got an HTC Hermes, TyTN or Cingular 8525, today's your lucky day. The guys on the XDA Dev Forums have hacked together a bunch of Windows Mobile 6 code together to make a version that works on your phone. It's very unofficial, to be sure, and is missing stuff like voice calling, PTT, Live! Mobile, Smart… » 2/27/07 7:55pm 2/27/07 7:55pm

HTC Herald is the HTC Hermes/TyTN's Successor

The latest HTC phone with a slide-out keyboard is the HTC Herald, the successor to the HTC Hermes. The Herald is thinner, at 18mm versus the Hermes' 22mm, but vomits a camera and some processor power to do so. Luckily for us, everything else is the same. The phone still has a 2-megapixel camera, QVGA touch-screen,… » 10/06/06 7:10pm 10/06/06 7:10pm

Cingular 8525 Pictures Surfaced to Mixed Reactions

Over the weekend some pictures of Cingular's HTC Hermes knockoff hit the web over at the Brighthand.com forums. This is supposedly an upgrade from the 8125, but unfortunately it has had the front-facing camera removed, therefore making video conferencing null and void. We'll keep you posted as more info about this… » 8/21/06 11:54am 8/21/06 11:54am