Category: Rogers

Carriers ask Industry Canada for “spectrum fee holiday”

To say the least, System Access Fees are a touchy subject here in Canada. While the carriers sub brands have graciously waived the fees, Bell, Rogers and Telus continue charge between $6.95 to $8.95 per month. Unlike years ago when the government implemented the fees to pay for building wireless networks, this is no longer

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Nokia E71 $0.00 at The Source

If you’ve been holding out for a decent deal on the Nokia E71, head on over The Source as they have this available on a “Father’s Day” promo for $0.00. This has to be on a new activation on a 3-year contract with a $45 a month Voice and Data plan. Pretty good deal… on

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Big 3 carriers launching “Zoompass” June 15th

I was unaware that the big 3 Canadian wireless carriers are in a joint venture together. Bell, Rogers and TELUS own a company called “EnStream” and their mandate is to “enable every mobile device user to access their electronic money, identification and other personal information for transacting – at any time and any place.” On

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Rogers HTC Magic Unboxing

Not to take away from the spotlight of the iPhone 3G S, but a nice reminder of a smashing device is the new Android powered HTC Magic. We’ve been playing around with this and will have a full review shortly… for now check out our unboxing of what contents you can expect to get when

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Rogers & Fido relaunch iPhone 6GB $30 plan, plus other details

Coming off the whirlwind hype of the new Apple iPhone 3GS, we got word that Rogers and Fido will both carry these devices and launch them on June 19th, along with other countries such as he United States, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. The overall style and design of the new

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Sony Ericsson puts “Coming Soon” on X1 compatible MH700 earbuds

Certainly not groundbreaking news or hardly news but Sony Ericsson is set to release a new accessory that shows it’s only compatible with the very long awaited XPERIA X1. The official description says “Enjoy your music – it’ll pause if you get a call. Simply answer with the Stereo Portable Handsfree MH700’s handy microphone button.

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Retailer shortages of Rogers HTC Magic & Dream?

We know Rogers made a massive push to become the first carrier in Canada to release an Android device but have heard there’s shortages already of the HTC Dream & Magic. With the Revolution in full speed, this is now evident with both Best Buy and Future Shop stating the HTC Dream is “Coming Soon”,

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More leakage of Rogers X1… $599 outright?

The Sony Ericsson Xperia X1 has taken its sweet time making its way into our Canadian hands. Many reasons could be caused for the delay such as software, waiting for the Android devices to launch, wanting to get the C905 out first?? New pics have emerged from our Forum member “palanium” that shows Rogers is

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Nokia N97 coming to Canada in June?

It was only last week that I wrote about the Nokia N97 and how you’ll possibly be able to get this unlocked for $834.99 on June 5th. However, Nokia made an announcement yesterday that they plan to release the “highly anticipated Nokia N97, Nokia’s flagship mobile computer, will begin selling in June in more than

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