Rogers continues to bring technology innovations to the market that dramatically change home entertainment,” says John Boynton, executive vice- president and chief marketing officer, Rogers Communications. “from the launch of high speed internet, video-on-demand, on demand online and now live tv on your tablet, we’re committed to delivering world- leading internet experiences to our customers.
Canada’s first cell-phone company – Rogers Cantel Inc offers mobile phones and pagers. That year, the first official cellular call in Canada was made on the Rogers wireless network.
Let’s get digital – Rogers becomes the first carrier to offer digital cellular services.
Speed it up – Rogers was the first to offer truly high-speed internet to consumers, marking a radical change in how we used our computers.
Blackberry comes to town – The first to offer BlackBerry devices and plans, Rogers ushered in the next wave of cellular: the smartphone era.
Mobile overhaul – As mobile phones became more complex, Rogers followed suit by launching a faster network that could handle it: 3G.
Things get even faster – Five years after 3G, Rogers launched an even faster mobile network – HSPA – giving Canadians access to the mobile internet.
Say hello to iPhone – Rogers brought smiles to many Canadians when it brought the now-iconic iPhone north of the U.S. border.
Say hello to android – With the launch of the HTC Magic and Dream, both running Google’s up-and-coming Android OS, Rogers becomes the first to bring Android to Canada.
Warp speed ahead – The ultra-fast LTE mobile network comes to Canada, exclusively from Rogers.