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

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]