iPhone After 3 Weeks

Data & Rogers I’ve been using significantly less data than I anticipated. After three weeks I’m just under 100MB total usage. I attribute this partially to: being in The States last weekend; staying within wifi range a lot; and mainly Rogers’ terrible 3G network. The network in Winnipeg is not very good (It’s currently been… Continue reading iPhone After 3 Weeks

Rogers does not hold a dominant position in the market for mobile wireless telephony services

Back when Rogers initially released their iPhone prices, I filled out a complaint with the Canadian Competition Bureau. To my surprise, they actually replied! It begins: Dear Ryan Nerdorf, Thank you for your correspondence dated June 30, 2008 regarding Rogers Communications Inc. (“Rogers”). “Nerdorf!” What a classic typo. They must have been getting a lot… Continue reading Rogers does not hold a dominant position in the market for mobile wireless telephony services

iPhone First Impressions

After waiting 10 hours for my phone to be activated, I’ve had my iPhone 3G now for just over 4 full days. I think this is more than enough time to write a quick review. Data Usage: Like every other nerd in the country, I was extremely disappointed and angry after Rogers released their initial… Continue reading iPhone First Impressions

Rogers Caves to Public Pressure!

As rumoured on Electronista, Rogers’ PR spokeswoman Liz Hamilton confirmed that Rogers is indeed announcing a $30 for 6GB iPhone promotion! Although it’s not unlimited, $5/GB fairly reasonable.