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The best Android Auto head units for 2020

Maybe your vehicle’s stereo has gone kaput, or perhaps it’s time for an upgrade. Maybe you’re just tired of humming along to a washed-out, tinny sound. Whatever the reason, an aftermarket head unit is usually the solution. Many people have Android smartphones and would also like to take advantage of Android Auto, which allows popular…

Head of expert panel urges Liberals to act quickly on telecom, broadcast reforms

The Trudeau government is being urged to quickly reform Canada’s broadcasting and telecom legislation by an expert panel tasked with overhauling the system for the 21st century. The panel’s recommendations, released Wednesday in a 235-page report, would give the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission sweeping new powers and responsibilities, including oversight of foreign streaming services.…

Trudeau, ministers head to Winnipeg for cabinet retreat, western outreach

OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is reviving his practice of holding periodic cabinet retreats outside the nation’s capital — an exercise in regional outreach that his office maintains is worth the added cost of ferrying ministers around the country. Beginning Sunday, he and his 36 ministers will be holed up in Winnipeg for three…

Charlie Foran named new head of the Writers’ Trust

Writer Charlie Foran has been named the new executive director of the Writers’ Trust of Canada. He’s familiar with the organization, having won its Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction as well as a $ 50,000 fellowship established a few years ago. His books include biographies “Mordecai: The Life and Times” and “Maurice Richard,”…