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Top Canadian mobile stories from the past week

Every week we bring you the latest in Canadian mobile news. Listed below is a quick overview of the top stories from the past seven days. – RBC launches phone-based…

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Toronto biometrics startup Nymi hires new CEO

Toronto-based Nymi, with assistance from TD and MasterCard, recently made history by successfully conducting a contactless payment authenticated using someone’s heartbeat as the equivalent of a PIN code. The Nymi Band works…

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You can now pre-order the new Microsoft devices

Did Microsoft’s latest device lineup interest you enough to pre-order? If so, today is the day. Microsoft, Best Buy Canada and Staples Canada have all put the Surface Pro 4,…

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LG G4 now available at Fido

Better late than never for Fido customers. The LG G4 has been available in Canada since the middle of June, but now Fido customers can get their hands on the…

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Microsoft quietly announces the Lumia 550

While the stars of the Microsoft’s keynote today were its new flagship phones, the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL, Panos Panay, corporate vice president for Surface Computing, also quietly…

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Top Canadian mobile stories from the past week

Every week we bring you the latest in Canadian mobile news. Listed below is a quick overview of the top stories from the past seven days. – BlackBerry Priv slider…

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Apple acquires VocalIQ to make Siri more conversational

Apple has confirmed it has acquired U.K.-based artificial intelligence startup VocalIQ. While the details of the transaction are not known, Apple did comment that it “buys smaller technology companies from…