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

Every week we bring you the latest in Canadian mobile news. Below is an overview of the top stories from the past week (March 23rd to March 28th). In addition, we’ve also assembled a few notable mobile related news from around the web:

– Parrot Asteroid Smart review [Read here]
– Rogers offering existing customers in Quebec a $70/6GB plan [Read here]
– BlackBerry CEO confirms Bold 9900 re-release [Read here]
– PayPal expands mobile payment function to 50 Toronto restaurants [Read here]
– iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c now available at Videotron [Read here]
– BlackBerry reveals sponsored content details on BBM [Read here]
– LG G Flex exclusively coming to Rogers on April 3rd [Read here]
– John Chen is not messing around when it comes to BlackBerry leaks [Read here]
– Wearable consolidation: Intel buys Basis and Facebook nabs Oculus [Read here]
– BlackBerry wins court order to halt Typo sales [Read here]
– Koodo Mobile devices start to arrive at Public Mobile [Read here]
– Here’s how the HTC M8′s Extreme Power Saving Mode is going to work [Read here]
– Crittercism says apps respond faster in Canada than in any other country [Read here]
– BlackBerry Q4 earnings [Read here]
– Nokia announces April 2nd “More Lumia” event [Read here]
– Microsoft Office for iPad available [Read here]
– Alcatel OneTouch Idol X review [Read here]
– HTC promises Sense 6.0 update for the original HTC One “this spring” [Read here]
– LG G2 update to KitKat now available to download [Read here]
– HTC releases its own Sense 6 launcher, gallery, TV remote apps [Read here]
– Tête-à-tête GDC Edition: Cross-platform gaming and the allure of Angry Birds [Read here]
– HTC One M8 coming to Rogers, Bell, Telus, Wind Mobile and SaskTel in April [Read here]
– Win one of two HTC One M8′s with accessory prize packs, courtesy of TELUS [Read here]
– HTC One M8 Hands-on (video) [Read here]

Around the web:
– Swedish carrier hints at an HTC One M8 Mini [Engadget]
– Samsung introduces “Smart Bulb” lights that last 10 years [AndroidAuthority]
– BBM Hits 113 Million Registered Users with 500,000 Channels [BerryReview]