Category: Rogers


Rogers to exclusively launch the LG G Flex this spring

This is definitely good news. The LG G Flex coming to Canada and will exclusively be available through Rogers this spring, according to a press release. This is one of the world’s first smartphones with a curved display —  top to bottom, “designed to follow the curve of the human face.”


Rogers Samsung ATIV S GDR3 update coming February 15th

Rogers users who are rocking the Samsung ATIV S can mark off February 15th in their calendars because this is when the GDR3 update will hit your device. Rogers has once again updated their “OS Upgrades” schedule today and shows that the ATIV S, which is now a 2-year old Windows Phone 8 smartphone —



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