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.

  • Hacker uncovers Freedom Mobile customer login vulnerability [Read here]
  • General Motors’ Maven car-sharing app launches in Toronto [Read here]
  • LCBO finalizes deal with Shopify for online, in-store cannabis sales system [Read here]
  • Huawei launches 5G wireless-to-the-home trial with Telus [Read here]
  • Shaw loses approximately a quarter of its workforce in voluntary departure program [Read here]
  • CRTC denies PIAC request to look into unsavoury telecom sales practices [Read here]
  • Ontario to expand broadband high-speed internet to 850 more public schools [Read here]
  • Public Mobile increases rate on promo plan, offers subscribers $40/4GB Koodo plan [Read here]
  • Google launches Family Link parental control service in Canada [Read here]
  • Bell to offer 4K HDR Fibe TV set-top box [Read here]
  • Phone-based scheme scams millions out of Canadians [Read here]
  • Lyft to expand to Ottawa ‘in the coming weeks’ [Read here]
  • What to expect from Mobile World Congress 2018 [Read here]
  • Lenovo’s Yoga 920 2-in-1 has a stylish hinge and great display [Read here]