Top Canadian mobile stories from the past week

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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:

  • Uber Canada GM calls GST/HST collection on ridesharing a ‘tax on innovation’ [Read here]
  • Apple’s 2017 Spring watch band collection hands-on gallery [Read here]
  • New Balance’s RunIQ $400 Android Wear fitness watch is available in Canada [Read here]
  • Rogers wins ‘Product of the Year’ award for its Smart Home Monitoring solution [Read here]
  • Videotron launches a Facebook Messenger chatbot called Chillico [Read here]
  • HTC U Ultra now available in Canada [Read here]
  • Ex-Rogers CEO Guy Laurence earned $13,452,873 in ‘separation payments’ to leave the company [Read here]
  • Apple doubles iPhone SE storage capacity to 32GB and 128GB, keeps same pricing in Canada [Read here]
  • Transport Canada says decision on joining electronics ban will be made shortly [Read here]
  • Android O will have 4 developer previews, final release in Q3 2017 [Read here]
  • (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 7 will be available at Canadian carriers [Read here]
  • CRTC honours Canadian communications pioneers with Canada 150 [Read here]
  • OnePlus 3T in ‘Midnight Black’ coming to Canada [Read here]
  • OPP handed out over 2,400 distracted driving-related tickets during latest blitz [Read here]
  • Canadians spent 24.5 hours online per week in 2016, says report [Read here]