HTC hints that it might release a device running stock Android

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http://forums.androidcentral.com – Last week, Samsung and Google (NASDAQ: GOOG ) dropped a bombshell for Android enthusiasts. The pair is preparing to launch a version of Samsung's newest Galaxy S4 flagship running stock Android. In no uncertain terms, the move is obviously Samsung throwing Google a bone, since the unsubsidized device is unlikely to make a dent in the market (the vast majority of consumers prefer subsidized prices). There may be some tensions between the two companies since Samsung continues to subtly downplay Google's role in its devices, and shipping a version running stock Android will please the niche s (HowTos)