Google in advanced talks with HTC over takeover smartphonetak’
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Google in advanced talks with HTC to the smartphonetak to take over.
That reports the Chinese newspaper, Commercial Times, on the basis of initiates.
The announcement of the acquisition would be for the end of the year is expected to be, the sources. According to the newspaper, Google has more expertise in the area of design and development of smartphones is required. HTC succeeds the meanwhile, not in order to limit losses.
Google and HTC have already been working for some years together. In 2010, the manufacturer the first Nexus phone. Last year was the partner of the manufacturing of the Google Pixel phones. The two companies have not yet commented on the rumor.
In August there were rumors that the manufacturer’s are VR-branch Vive was considering to sell. According to those rumors had Google in this process an advisory role.