HTC Desire to lose some apps for Gingerbread update
The HTC Desire is getting a Gingerbread update, but the handset maker advises that both Gingerbread and the full Sense experience will not fit on the phone.
Considering the Desire is barely a year old, the news came as a apologized to its subscribers., and, as one would imagine, the comments in the Facebook thread were not overly pleasant. Even U.K. wireless carrier Three was caught off guard by the statement and
The news that some apps will be lost doesn't seem to be too upsetting for customers. A quick look through HTC's Facebook page indicates plenty of users would be fine without apps such as Peep, Friend Stream, or Footprints.
HTC said it will provide more details through Facebook next week.