Posts tagged 8x


The new Moto X may not be the greatest smartphone you’ll see this year when it comes to specifications, but its unique customization options mean that it has received a lot of attention since it was announced earlier this month. But all that attention could have gone to HTC.

The Taiwanese smartphone maker was reportedly planning a customizable handset of its own not so long ago, but the plans were canned due to concerns over the cost and complexity.


Microsoft’s Windows operating system is often mocked for its blue screen of death, the dreaded error message that appears on an all-too-often basis when attempting to work the computer too hard. And now it seems the company’s Windows Phone platform has a nasty error message of its own.

This particular error message, spotted on the HTC 8X, rather hilariously asks you to “insert your Windows installation disk” and “repair your computer” to continue.