Rogers spending $100 million to cover 1,000km of rural Canada with LTE

The money will go towards covering roads out of smaller regional centers to rural towns and provide any caller access to emergency services.

UK unlocked Galaxy Note 9 devices receiving Android Pie

Also in this story, we get a timeline from Canada’s Rogers Wireless on when it will update the S9, S9+ and Note 9 to Android 9.

Cricket has Nokia 3.1 Plus today, Verizon with Nokia 2 V next week

HMD Global is sending a couple of phones to the carriers to expand the visibility of quality, affordable Nokia phones in North America.

BlackBerry KEYone set to receive Oreo update this week, at least in Canada

June 28 is when Canada’s top wireless service provider expects to start rolling Android 8.0 Oreo out to the BlackBerry KEYone. Yes, this Thursday.
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Moto G6 and E5 series spreading to sales points and carriers in US and Canada

We now have all the details on where you can get the latest and greatest Motorola mid-ranger Android phones in your locality.
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Two Canadian carriers kick off Huawei P20 and P20 Pro pre-orders at reasonable prices

For obvious reasons, the Huawei P20 and P20 Pro are not coming (officially) to the US. But they’re already up for grabs in Canada, and they’re not even that expensive.

For Rogers customers, Huawei P10 Plus gets Android Oreo

It’s been a month since the P10 officially notched its Android 8.0 update and it’s only just starting to make its way to North America.

Android Oreo is ‘coming in March’ to LG V30, G6 and Huawei P10 Plus, at least on one Canadian carrier

If the LG V30, G6 and Huawei P10 Plus can finally get official, stable Android 8.0 Oreo updates on Canada’s Fido network this month, you have to presume global rollouts are right around the corner.

Android Oreo for Nexus 6P coming late, perhaps on September 11

Bell already has an update out for the Nexus 6P, but Rogers users will have to wait. This delay could be tied to compatibility issues with some US carriers.

No more unlocking fees in Canada from December 1

Carriers must be able to provide device unlocking free of charge from day one. Customers now also have more control on overage caps

Google links Sprint and Rogers RCS chatting

Both carriers have taken up Google’s delivery of RCS, the next logical step to SMS and MMS that takes things to iMessage/WhatsApp levels of chatting.

Reminder: BlackBerry KEYone available now from Amazon and Best Buy

Wide availability is now open for the United States and Canada. And the party’s especially vibrant at Rogers Wireless, where pre-orders hit the roof.

LG V20 demand in Canada drives three carriers to sell phone

Smaller regional carriers in Canada have picked up the large phone, but it seems that consumers want the phone at places like Bell and Rogers.

Rogers snags Really Blue Pixel exclusivity in Canada

The Google phone comes in three colors and that third color has been an elusive kind to come by. It will be less so in Canada soon enough.

Rogers Wireless cancels iPhone 7 reservations

The Canadian carrier canceled pre-orders of the iPhone 7. Why? It’s the difference between a business account and a consumer account.

Nexus 9 said to receive Android Nougat in Canada ‘soon’, because duh

Could the HTC/Google Nexus 9 and a few other Nexus devices receive their Android 7.0 Nougat updates earlier than fall? We sure hope so.

Bell and Rogers have the BlackBerry Priv tucked in their systems

O, Canada! BlackBerry’s home and native land. And if there’s any support…

Carrier lists new HTC One (M8) a day early

Take a look at what Rogers in Canada did with its HTC One (M8) carrier page, making the content (including full specs) available a day before launch.