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.

  • Google Pixelbook Review: Next-level Chromebook [Read here]
  • Freedom Mobile now has 1,147,173 subscribers, ARPU increases to $37.66 [Read here]
  • Canadian schools are making Google Chromebooks the top-selling education device in the country [Read here]
  • Unlocked iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus now available at Staples [Read here]
  • Nokia’s 3310 3G, 3 and 5 are officially coming to Canada [Read here]
  • Freedom to start deploying 2500MHz spectrum, promises compatibility for ‘vast majority’ of LTE devices [Read here]
  • 2018 Audi MMI System Review: Turning a corner [Read here]
  • Super Mario Odyssey offers a heavy dose of nostalgia with a dash of strange [Read here]
  • CRTC chair Ian Scott responds to letter penned by Ministers Joly and Bains [Read here]
  • Canadians enterprise customers can now purchase and activate unlocked iPhones directly through Compugen [Read here]
  • Here’s what Canadian developers are building with Apple’s ARKit [Read here]
  • Google Home Mini Review: Pint-sized voice control [Read here]
  • Samsung Gear Sport and Samsung Gear Icon X now available in Canada [Read here]
  • ATB Financial officially launches chatbot banking through Facebook Messenger [Read here]
  • Here’s what’s coming to Netflix Canada in November [Read here]
  • Here’s what’s coming to CraveTV in November [Read here]
  • Rogers announces LTE-A service in Manitoba [Read here]
  • Amazon says it received 238 headquarter proposals [Read here]
  • Xplornet acquires Manitoban fixed-wireless broadband provider NetSet [Read here]
  • Manulife Vitality now offers Apple Watch, encouraging members to live a more active lifestyle [Read here]