Vlad's off in Germany for Photokina, the photography world's every-other-year celebration of eye-wateringly expensive camera gear. Does that mean the Verge Mobile Show comes to a screeching halt, though?

Of course not.

Expect your usual dose of news, views, and clues you can use, particularly as we go into HTC's big event tomorrow. Come join us for the program, won't you?

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