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  1. Rogers First to Launch VoLTE in Canada

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    Rogers Communications is now providing commercial VoLTE services throughout Canada. VoLTE technology is available on the  LG G3 Vigor handset and Rogers expects to add more devices to its product portfolio later this year. In contrast to the US where AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile are already...
  2. Rogers Investing $700M on Wireless Network Upgrades in Alberta

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    The wireless networks in Alberta will get the royal treatment in the next four years and Edmonton Oiler fans will also be treated to a multi-year sponsorship deal for the team, all courtesy of Rogers Communications. Rogers will conduct a 40 percent expansion of the network in Alberta, which...
  3. Rogers & Sprint to Launch Wireless Internet Service for Vehicles

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    Rogers Communications and Sprint plan to offer Canadians high-speed Internet access in their vehicles. The service will employ Rogers' wireless networks (including LTE) and made available from auto manufacturers that currently use Sprint’s Velocity system in Canada, which includes infotainment...
  4. Rogers and Videotron Partner on LTE Wireless Network

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    Videotron and Rogers have partnered to bring 4G LTE to even more customers in the province of Québec and the Ottawa region. Both companies will pool their efforts to quickly build out and operate a shared LTE wireless network for both business and consumer markets, which have been growing...
  5. Rogers Launches LTE Max and Expands 4G Deployment

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    Rogers has launched LTE Max, a premium network made up of dual frequency 2100 MHz and 2600 MHz bands that enables the fastest speeds in Canada for a premium wireless internet experience. Coincidently, the BlackBerry Q10, which makes its Canadian market debut on May 1st, is optimized for the...
  6. Rogers Named One of Canada's Greenest Employers by Mediacorp

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    It's quite fitting on Earth Day to be selected as one of Canada's Greenest Employers for 2013. And Rogers takes this nod to environmental leadership in the workplace quite seriously. "We are honoured to be recognized as one of Canada's Greenest Employers," said Nadir Mohamed, president and...
  7. BlackBerry Q10 Smartphone Coming to Rogers on April 30

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    Rogers will be the first Canadian carrier to feature the BlackBerry Q10 smartphone on April 30th. The Q10 sports the famous BlackBerry keyboard and will run on the speedy 2600-megahertz LTE spectrum for the expected cost of $199.99 with a three-year contract. Rogers will be offering the device...
  8. Rogers Looking for New CEO

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    The CEO and President of Rogers Communications, Nadir Mohamed, will retire in January 2014. "Nadir is a highly regarded executive who has delivered strong results and substantial value for more than a decade," said Alan Horn, Chairman of the Board, Rogers Communications Inc. "Thanks to his...
  9. Rogers Adds International LTE Roaming

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    Rogers is out of the gate first with LTE roaming. In a partnership with 3 Hong Kong, Rogers will now offer LTE roaming for its wireless customers travelling to Hong Kong with a 2600MHz device. Raj Doshi, Rogers Senior Vice President of Products elaborates: “Rogers was the first carrier to...
  10. Rogers Acquires Mountain Cablevision & Wireless Spectrum Assets from Shaw

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    Rogers will acquire Hamilton, ON-based Mountain Cablevision and some wireless spectrum licenses from Shaw Communications in a deal valued at $700 million. Rogers now has the option to buy spectrum holdings in both 10MHz and 20MH bands, in Alberta, Manitoba, Northern Ontario, British Columbia...
  11. BlackBerry 10 Available in Early 2013 on Rogers LTE Network

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    Rogers will offer the BlackBerry 10 in early 2013 on its LTE network. BlackBerry fans who want priority access to smartphones in advance of retail availability should book through the Rogers Reservation System starting Dec. 17th. "We are excited to offer our customers the opportunity to be...
  12. Rogers and Microsoft Team on Windows 8 Launch

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    Rogers and Microsoft will partner on the debut of Windows 8 on October 26th with several device launches. To help Microsoft's foray into the market dominated by mobile and touchscreen-based devices, Rogers will be the only wireless carrier in Canada to offer the Nokia Lumia 920, Windows Phone...
  13. Rogers Named Exclusive Carrier for Nokia Lumia 920

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    Rogers will be the exclusive carrier of the Nokia Lumia 920 when it arrives in Canada in November. No pricing details have been announced for the Windows Phone 8 mobile although it will be able to access Rogers' LTE network in select Canadian cities. "Rogers’ decision to offer the Nokia Lumia...
  14. Rogers Adding LTE Coverage to 10 Cities by Oct. 1

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    Rogers is closing in on its goal of bringing 4G LTE service to 60 percent of Canada by the end of 2012. In Ontario, the fastest high-speed network connectivity will soon be available in Kingston, Oakville, Burlington, London, Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and Barrie. The other two major cities...
  15. Rogers First to Launch LTE in Moncton

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    Rogers has finally launched the first LTE network in New Brunswick, bringing the world's fastest mobile network to Moncton. The "Hub City" joins Halifax and St. John's in acquiring LTE services in Atlantic Canada. In addition to New Brunswick, Rogers continues to offer the only LTE network in...
  16. Rogers Launches LTE Network in Halifax & Calgary

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    As of April 2nd, residents and businesses in Calgary and Halifax can join the other 10 million Canadians tapping in to the Rogers LTE network. Rogers hopes to bump up that count to include 60 percent of the Canadian population by the end of 2012. "We're thrilled to offer our LTE network to even...
  17. Roger's LTE Network Goes Live in St. John's

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    Rogers Communications said its LTE network is now live in St. John's, Newfoundland, making it the first carrier to bring the fastest wireless speeds to that province. John Boynton, Rogers Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer said: "With Rogers LTE wireless network coverage...
  18. Rogers LTE Network Reaching More Cities Near Montreal

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    The Rogers Long Term Evolution (LTE) wireless network is coming to a city near you. On January 30th, residents of Laval, Terrebonne, Brossard, Longueuil and Vaudreuil – all surrounding Montreal – will start enjoying LTE speeds. By the end of 2012, the company reports that it will be providing...
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