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 launches Live Cases featuring designs from the Toronto-based Broadbent sisters [Read here]
  • Facebook offering bounty program for users who report data abuse [Read here]
  • How 5G will accelerate the growth of smart cities [Read here]
  • CCTS mid-year report shows 73 percent year-over-year increase in telecom complaints [Read here]
  • iPhone launch and Big Gig helps Shaw’s Freedom Mobile add 93,500 wireless subscribers in Q2 [Read here]
  • Win a Samsung Galaxy S9 in Lilac Purple courtesy of Telus [Read here]
  • Pixel and Pixel XL no longer listed in the Canadian Google Store [Read here]
  • 10 Canadian telecoms are now qualified to bid on leftover 4G spectrum [Read here]
  • OnePlus teases first official look at OnePlus 6 [Read here]
  • Xplornet posts retail job listings in preparation for Manitoba wireless launch [Read here]
  • Amazon announces that the Echo Spot is coming to Canada [Read here]
  • LG’s upcoming G7 ThinQ to be revealed in New York and Seoul on May 2nd [Read here]
  • CBC’s premium membership streaming service is officially live [Read here]
  • Apple announces Product Red iPhone 8 and 8 Plus [Read here]
  • 2018 Chrysler Uconnect Review: Back and forth [Read here]
  • Google’s Melissa Dominguez on welcoming women into STEM [Read here]
  • CTV News, BNN and TSN updates now available on Google Home [Read here]