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.

  • OnePlus to unveil OnePlus 6T on October 30th, sales begin November 6th [Read here]
  • Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Hands-on: It’s all about the software [Read here]
  • Pixel Slate Hands-on: Pixel C spiritual successor [Read here]
  • Freedom Mobile to roll out Google RCS to Android over the coming weeks [Read here]
  • Amazon’s Echo Dot, Plus, Sub and Show are now available in Canada [Read here]
  • Nintendo adds three more NES games to Switch Online service [Read here]
  • LG G7 One available October 19th at Fido, will cost $799 outright [Read here]
  • Freedom Mobile begins deploying 700MHz spectrum in Calgary [Read here]
  • Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL specs, Canadian pricing and availability [Read here]
  • Privacy watchdog asks Federal Court to rule on Google de-indexing question [Read here]
  • Lyft to ring in October 17 marijuana legalization with $10.17 off rides [Read here]
  • 2019 Mazda Connect Infotainment Review: Keeping it simple [Read here]
  • Facebook announces Portal and Portal+, an Alexa-enabled video chat device for you home [Read here]
  • C64 Mini console now available in Canada [Read here]
  • Google shuttering Google+ [Read here]


  • Ian Hardy

    I still love Tetris and still the biggest fan of Tim Hortons in the world. Now into its tenth year, my focus at MobileSyrup is advertising and partnership and ensuring Canadians have a voice in the wireless market.