Top Canadian stories from the past week, plus other news from around the web

Ian Hardy

February 24, 2013 8:47 am

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HTC brought out the big guns out this week and announced the new One. We grabbed some hands-on time with this all-aluminum Android and it was certainly worth the wait. Canadians also saw the Nexus 4 arrive on Virgin Mobile and a bunch of other devices launched this week, too. In addition, there were a few more software upgrades and delays. Below are the top Canadian mobile stories from the past seven days, plus notable news from around the web.

– Truth: “Crotches Kill” [Read here]
– Hands-on with the HTC One (video) [Read here]
– HTC One Photo and Video Samples [Read here]
– Hands-on: HTC One accessories [Read here]
– BlackBerry Z10 launching this week at WIND Mobile [Read here]
– HTC One coming to Rogers, Bell, TELUS and Virgin [Read here]
– TELUS launches the “Network Experience” app [Read here]
– Rogers Samsung Galaxy S II LTE finally receives Jelly Bean [Read here]
– Idea: BlackBerry World Gift Cards [Read here]
– Rumours point to the Samsung announcing the Galaxy S IV on March 14th [Read here]
– Facebook for iPhone updated with free phone calls to users in Canada [Read here]
– Rogers LG Optimus G now available in White [Read here]
– Nexus 4 now available at Virgin Mobile [Read here]
– Video: “The Stupidest Thing Ever Said” Commemorative Plaque [Read here]
– Rogers Galaxy Note now estimated to receive Jelly Bean upgrade “Mid-March” [Read here]
– Nokia Lumia 620 now available at TELUS [Read here]
– Contest: Win a TELUS BlackBerry Z10 in White! [Enter here]

Around the web:
– I used Google Glass: the future, with monthly updates [The Verge]
– Gameloft Brings Asphalt 7: Heat to BlackBerry 10 [BerryReview]
– HTC brings Dashwire back [AndroidAuthority]
– Wikipedia expects to offer SMS-based access within months [Engadget]

  • cdub

    nice phone..