Category: Rogers


Nokia Lumia 625 now available at Rogers and Fido

The Nokia Lumia 625 is not new to Canada as TELUS launched this last October for $300 (it’s now priced $200). Now, 3-months later, both Rogers and Fido have made this Windows Phone 8 powered device available on their lineup. The Nokia Lumia 625 is priced at Rogers and Fido for $0 with 2-year or



Rogers suretap Wallet launching soon, will come pre-loaded on future devices with a pre-paid MasterCard

Rogers announced its suretap Wallet mobile payment system on November 7th. This will eventually allow customers with select Android and BlackBerry devices to use “co-branded virtual Rogers Prepaid MasterCard that can be loaded with funds to use at their favourite retailers across Canada.” This is an extension of the company’s suretap initiative and brings the true digital wallet



Industry Canada to likely announce results of 700Mhz auction tomorrow

Industry Canada just revealed that they will likely announce the results of the 700Mhz auction tomorrow, February 5th, at 12:30pm ET. Industry Minister, James Moore, “will make an announcement regarding Canada’s wireless industry,” according to a short release issued late today. He will then take questions from journalists. The Government launched the 700Mhz auction on January



Rogers announces Mobile Shopper, a M2M initiative with a goal to ‘breathe new life into the Canadian retail experience’

Rogers recently announced their “Rogers Alerts” initiative that gives customers who opt-in various coupons to their smartphone. When this launched last October, Rogers noted that it’s “a new location-based mobile solution that allows Rogers wireless customers to access personalized, location-based offers from their favourite retailers on their smartphone.” Rogers is now forging ahead in this



Rogers and Fido Moto X owners now receiving OS 4.4.2 KitKat

According to Motorola’s main blog, Rogers and Fido customers can expect to taste Android 4.4.2 KitKat on their Moto X this week.The Google-owned manufacturer stated that “KitKat Comes to Moto X in Canada” and that the rollout “started this week.” It’s also the first Android 4.4.2-based version of KitKat for the Moto X, as the