Category: Rogers

Rogers finally put LG Xenon available on website

Even thought the LG Xenon officially launched last week, it took Rogers a few days to get the beast online for sale. My guess is that they we overjoyed with the upcoming Android launches on June 2nd. The touchscreen Xenon is described as a “Quick Messaging Device” and comes with a full QWERTY (side slider)

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Sony Ericsson Canada shows C510 as coming soon

Although we are still waiting patiently (very patiently) for the upcoming Sony Ericsson XPERIA X1, C905 and W705 to be officially released in Canada, a new beauty has hit their website and slapped with the familiar “coming soon” text. However, the C510a is coming to Canada. No release date is mentioned but a familiar “The

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Future Shop says hello to HTC Dream & Magic

Future Shop has wasted no time getting in on the Android party. They have clearly shown their excitement by promoting both the upcoming Rogers HTC Magic and Dream. On their website it says “This year Google comes to Canada with the Android-powered HTC Dream and HTC Magic. These amazing phones will have powerful software that

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Rogers HTC Dream to be $599.99 outright?

I did some snooping around this morning and went and “Joined the Revolution” for the upcoming Rogers Android devices (HTC Magic and Dream). Put down my name and contact info to possibly win 1 of 5 Revolutionary phones. Then I read the rules & regulations associated with this contest. The contest dates go from “May

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Rogers to launch Android HTC Dream and Magic June 2nd!

The great news just keeps on coming today! Rogers Wireless will exclusively release the highly anticipated HTC Dream and HTC Magic. These are not just another couple HTC devices, what is unique about these are that they are the first cellphones in Canada powered by Google’s open source Android platform. Excited? This is actually huge

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LG Xenon coming to Rogers at $79.99

Rogers is set to release a follow-up to the Secret with the Xenon. According to HoFo member “Treatz”, shipping has already started and you will be able to purchase this on the following price plans: $79.99 on a  on 3-year contract and $129.99 a 2-year contract. Although nothing is in the Rogers site yet, LG

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Twitter makes its way to Rogers and Fido

As Twitters popularity continues Rogers and Fido have announced that their customers can join the rest of the world and send and receive Tweets by Short Code 21212. In addition, they will have the ability to follow new people and reply to their updates. Good news is that this will be no additional cost for

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Swine flu to impact Rogers Wireless revenues?

Rogers reported Q1 results earlier today, but forecasting future revenue has Rob Bruce, President of Rogers Wireless, thinking back a few years to SARS. How come? Well it seems like with the current swine flu disease going around he believes this will effect international travel and eventually wireless revenues. “As travel bans happened around SARS

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Rogers’ URmagazine promotes Sony Ericsson W705

If you’re a customer of Rogers Wireless then you must now about their magazine called URmagazine. This comes out every couple months and give news, tips and promotes contests. We checked it out and found a sweet piece of advertising for the upcoming Sony Ericsson W705. Although it’s a bit grainy, the ad is in

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Rogers sells a Smarphone every 3 minutes (Q1 results)

Looks like a recession can’t hold Rogers down! Nadir Mohamed, newly appointed President & CEO of Rogers reported their Q1 2009 results grew an impressive 8%. In the report they state that the business was driven mostly by postpaid subscriber additions of 104,000 (last year was 97,000), also their data revenue growth increased by a

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