If you're familiar with HTC's last half-dozen releases, then you'll see the similarities immediately. The Desire HD is exactly what the HTC HD2 would look like if it was running Android 2.2, but hey, we're not complaining.
Viewing the maps is free, and you can download maps from all around the world for no extra charge, but if you want turn-by-turn directions you'll have to pony up an as-yet undisclosed subscription price.
Give Charles Dickens the same funky treatment as Hendrix and Pearl Jam. The new Kobo ebook reader app allows users to add annotations, define words, highlight passages and use a "Featured in bookstore" button to find new books to download.