Category: Rogers

Canadian Carriers using Special RIM Devices for HSPA+ Network Testing

Canadian Carriers using Special RIM Devices for HSPA+ Network Testing

July 30, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

I was reading an article by Ronen from BerryReview, when I received a similar tip in my inbox. Rogers Wireless recently announced they would begin upgrading their current 3G (HSPA) network to a faster 21mbps speed. Well apparently Rogers is using special RIM devices to test out the new faster network, which should launch starting […]

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Wicked BlackBerry Curve 8900 Ice Sculpture from Rogers

Wicked BlackBerry Curve 8900 Ice Sculpture from Rogers

February 9, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

Our friends over at MobileSyrup are showing a really cool ice sculpture that Rogers had at the Winterlude Festival in Ottawa. This frozen BlackBerry Curve looks desiged by someone with a great talent, because I’ve never seen a frozen BlackBerry before with such great detail!

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Rogers getting ready for BlackBerry Storm 9520…

Rogers getting ready for BlackBerry Storm 9520…

January 19, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

Our friends at BlackBerry Cool have received a great tip on the rumored Rogers BlackBerry Storm 9520. Looks like its still in the works and should be coming fairly soon. The BlackBerry Storm 9520 will feature 3G HSDPA and Wi-Fi packed into that clickable body. No word on exact launch dates or pricing but stay […]

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RIM 2009 Roadmap shows 3 new CDMA models and more…

RIM 2009 Roadmap shows 3 new CDMA models and more…

December 25, 2008 | By | 17 Comments

Great news has arrived for those CDMA users in the house. A leaked document shows that three new CDMA BlackBerry models will be launching in the first half of 2009. These code-named models include “Niagara” the CDMA BlackBerry Bold 9030, “Jupiter” the CDMA BlackBerry Curve 8900, and “Apex” the CDMA BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230. Here’s […]

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Breaking News: BlackBerry Storm and 3G Pearl Flip heading to Rogers

Breaking News: BlackBerry Storm and 3G Pearl Flip heading to Rogers

December 25, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

I promised myself I wouldn’t be writing any news today, however some big news has broken! A small Christmas present to all BlackBerry addicts. News has broken that Rogers Wireless will be picking up two new BlackBerry smartphones in early 2009. First one will be 3G/Wi-Fi packing version of the BlackBerry Storm. This 3G version of the […]

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SlingPlayer Beta for BlackBerry coming to North America on December 30th

SlingPlayer Beta for BlackBerry coming to North America on December 30th

December 18, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Good news for those with a SlingBox! Sling Media has announced that they will be holding public beta for BlackBerry users in North America starting December 30, 2008. SlingPlayer allows you to control your TV and DVR (Digital Video Recorder) right from your BlackBerry or computer. In Canada the software will only be available for […]

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Rogers BlackBerry Curve 8900 unboxed!

Rogers BlackBerry Curve 8900 unboxed!

December 9, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

The folks over at BBCool have just unboxed the new BlackBerry Curve 8900 from Rogers Wireless. They started off saying how it has an amazing form factor, however the device was a little choppy at first in terms of speed. Other than that they seem pretty happy with the new Curve. I had a chance […]

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Rogers officially announces BlackBerry Curve 8900

Rogers officially announces BlackBerry Curve 8900

December 8, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Rogers officially got around to announcing the BlackBerry Curve 8900. This new Curve packs Quadband GSM, EDGE, Wi-Fi, GPS and a 3.2 megapixel camera. Not only that but its RIM’s thinnest full QWERTY BlacKBerry to date. This new Curve is available from Rogers starting today for $179.99 with three year term. Skip on over for […]

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Some Rogers stores get BlackBerry Curve 8900

Some Rogers stores get BlackBerry Curve 8900

December 6, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Some lucky people got their hands on Rogers’ new BlackBerry Curve 8900 from select stores. Apparently some Rogers stores actually received their stock early. This new Curve features Quadband GSM, EDGE, Wi-Fi, 3.2 megapixel camera and OS 4.6. All that for only $179 with three year term. So anyone else get their hands on a […]

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Rogers quitely lauching BlackBerry Curve 8900?

Rogers quitely lauching BlackBerry Curve 8900?

November 28, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

We knew it was coming but honestly we didn’t expect it so soon. Rogers has internally announced they will be launching the BlackBerry Curve 8900 very soon. Pricing will start at $179.99 for three year term. This comes as both TELUS and Bell get ready to launch RIM’s first ever touch screen BlackBerry in Canada. […]

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Rogers rumors: Curve 8900 in Q1, Pink Bold soon?

Rogers rumors: Curve 8900 in Q1, Pink Bold soon?

November 26, 2008 | By | 24 Comments

Here are a couple of new rumors for Rogers WIreless here in Canada. Apparently Rogers will be releasing the BlackBerry Curve 8900 in January 2009 for a price tag of $149.99 with three year term, next up is Rogers might be picking up a Pink colored BlackBerry Bold. And the last rumor thats floating around […]

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Canada’s hot BlackBerry deals! $0 Pearls, $25 Pearl Flips..

Canada’s hot BlackBerry deals! $0 Pearls, $25 Pearl Flips..

November 14, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

The Holiday Shopping season is now starting in full swing. The competitive pricing on BlackBerry smartphones is here. Both Bell and TELUS both now have their popular BlackBerry Pearl 8130 for $0 with three year term and Rogers is offering their new BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220 for only $24.99 with three year term as well. […]

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