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Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android.

Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android.

HTC is set to take an unexpected leap into extreme sports gear with a waterproof camera that will challenge the GoPro, according to a source familiar with its plans. The Taiwanese company is said to be looking beyond the smartphone as it seeks out new way to make money following three years of declining sales.

Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android.

Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android.

HTC is still hard at work developing its first smartwatch, according to “people familiar with the matter,” and you’ll be able to buy it early next year.

A recent report claimed that the Taiwanese company had scrapped plans to build a wearable due to the rising costs of components and increasing competition from a growing number of Android Wear devices. But to the delight of HTC fans everywhere, it appears those claims were false.

Photo: LG.

Photo: LG.

While the new Apple Watch may deliver a few features that might make Google and its Android Wear partners a little shaky, its $350 price tag certainly won’t be one of them. Every Android Wear watch we’ve seen so far has been considerably more affordable, and Google has this week make the gap even greater by making the LG G Watch just $179 through Google Play.

Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac.

Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac.

Many have called the HTC One M8 the best smartphone of 2014. It has pretty much everything you could want — including a 1080p display, a super-speedy processor, expandable storage, those awesome BoomSound speakers, and of course, an incredible aluminum form factor. But will it now be overshadowed by new and improved competition from Apple?

The Cupertino company today announced its highly-anticipated iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, and they’re packing larger displays, faster processors, and new features like NFC and a built-in barometer. So which one should be your next smartphone? Our comparison below will help you decide between the latest flagships from Apple and HTC.

Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac.

Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac.

Thanks to its impressive laser autofocus camera, Quad HD display, and improved design, the LG G3 has become one of this year’s hottest smartphones. But can those things help it fend off new competition from Cupertino? Apple today announced its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, both of which boast larger displays, faster processors, and water-resistant designs.

Choosing between all of these devices can be tough, but we’re here to lend a helping hand. Our comparison below will help you decide which is best for you.

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