suretap™ wallet will include a co-branded virtual Rogers Prepaid MasterCard and Gift Cards from national retailers Approximately one third of Canadian smartphone owners made a mobile payment in the past year TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2013 /CNW/ – Rogers announced today that its suretap™ wallet, the first mobile wallet from a carrier in Canada, will be […]
A little while back we told you about the launch of the CIBC app in conjunction with Rogers. The CIBC Mobile payment app allows you to use your phone to make purchases up to $50. At the time, only BlackBerry Bold 9900 and BlackBerry Z10 were supported. Now the app has been updated and can […]
As promised, Rogers is now selling the BlackBerry Z30 on their website. As you recall, they weren’t planning on selling the phone originally. No, they were quite content with their current BlackBerry lineup. That angered a lot of people. The backlash it created made Rogers reconsider their position on selling the phone, so here we […]
After getting all of the negative feedback from their customers Rogers decided to stock the BlackBerry Z30. While TELUS, Bell and MTS all have the BlackBerry Z30 currently available Rogers has decided to take reservations for the device. You can learn more by heading over to Rogers website. Source: Rogers
After much backlash from customer Rogers Wireless has had a change of heart when it comes to the BlackBerry Z30. Rogers has issued the below statement via their website stating that they will in fact carry the BlackBerry Z30! There is power in numbers, so keep up the great work supporting BlackBerry!! Toronto, ON (October […]
Rogers has always carried BlackBerries, as long as they have been around at least. They usually have most of the line up for sale on their website and in stores. So it is fairly shocking that they will not be selling the Z30 at all. Rogers spoke to the Globe and Mail: “We believe we […]
When the BlackBerry Z30 was announced, BlackBerry also made mention that starting in mid-October BlackBerry 10.2 would start rolling out to a BlackBerry 10 device near you. With that being said this roll out is subject to carrier approval as well. Well Rogers has made it known that they will be rolling out BlackBerry 10.2 […]
Rogers brings a update to the MyAccount app and is now available for download, this update includes bug fixes, the Rogers AnyPlace TV app , so if your on Rogers go ahead and grab ths app and/or update. Download from BlackBerry World
Rogers has recently announced a new loyalty program called the “First Rewards” program for their subscribers. The program is aimed at the subscribers that utilize Rogers services and awards those users with points that can be traded for additional goodies from Rogers. There are different tiers that are associated with the program. Silver tier members […]
Coming days after the CRTC new rules, this one actually only affects Rogers subscribers who got a subsidized phone prior to Jan 22, 2012. A lot of people have probably updated after that or the upgrade fee is pretty low if you haven’t upgraded since before that date. Rogers new upgrade fee has increased. So […]
If you are a Rogers customer and picked up a Blackberry Q10, you may have received the model that takes advantage of the 2600Mhz radio frequency. This of course puts you on the LTE Max network that Rogers has begun to roll out, with theoretical speeds of up to 150Mbps (you will never see those numbers in reality). Rogers […]
The CRTC has gone and made some major changes to how cell phones and contracts will be handled in Canada. One of the major points that I like about the new rules, is that you can terminate your contract after two years with no cancellation fees. You would only owe what is left on the […]
Larger carriers are always looking for ways to improve their footprint for their customers and one way to do so is to partner with the local carriers for roaming agreements in areas that they are not very strong. Rogers just did the exact thing by partnering with Videotron, they have signed a 20 year deal […]
Starting this Friday May 24th , Rogers is offering a new promotion. You can get a Blue Jays jersey gift with purchase of with a BlackBerry Q10 or Z10 smartphone on select 3-year plans. This is a limited time offer. If you live in the Toronto area, then you might want to check this out. […]
With the launch for the BlackBerry Q10 in Canada coming up fast an image from Rogers Wireless has surfaced online showing several devices that are getting 86′ed. Rogers has issued end of life status for the HTC One X, Samsung Galaxy SII LTE, Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia T (Bond Phone), HTC Desire C, LG […]
If you have been holding for the true BlackBerry QWERTY device know that you soon will have it in yours hands, Rogers has tipped us off and let us know that they will soon have the BlackBerry Q10 available for you and these handsets will be rocking on the 2600 MHz LTE spectrum. Hit the jump to […]
BlackBerry had previously said that the Q10 would be releasing in April, and it looks like it will come right down to the wire in Canada. In this leaked screenshot passed along to Mobilesyrup, it seems that Rogers will be releasing the BlackBerry Q10 on April 30th.
Back in November, Rogers and CIBC joined together to launch Suretap, the mobile payment system. They claim to be Canada’s first mobile payment system. Currently, both the BlackBerry Bold 9900 and BlackBerry Z10 are capable of using this technology with more in the future.
If you were still on the fence about getting the Z10 because you thought the contract price was still too high, this may change your mind. The year contract price has been lowered to $99.99 at Rogers, Bell and Virgin.
Rogers has updated their Smart Home Monitoring Service App and it is now available for download for BlackBerry 10. Along with this update, they have expanded their service coverage area. Golden Horseshoe, including Oakville, Lincoln, West Lincoln, Grimsby, Hamilton and the Greater Hamilton area, Burlington, Niagara Falls, Thorold, Pelham, Niagara-on-the-Lake, St. Catharines, Wainfleet, Welland, Fort […]