SyrupDrop Dec. 10th: Pebble acquired by Fitbit and Apple loses $399 million in patent trial

Happy Holidays and welcome back to SyrupDrop! December 25th is drawing near, but the tech news reel just keeps spinning.

This week in tech, one of Canada’s startup darlings has been acquired by a wearable giant in a less than satisfying way, the Note 7 saga may at last (finally) come to an end, along with the design patent trial of the century.

For a full list of the stories covered in this episode, see below:

Related: SyrupDrop Dec. 2: Out with Shomi, in with Freedom Mobile’s LTE network (kind of)