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Rogers To FINALLY Offer eSIM Support For Apple Watch Users

September 12, 2018

I just finished watching the Apple event where the new Apple Watch Series 4 was announced along with the iPhone Xr, Xs and Xs Max phones. And one thing popped up that will be of interest to Canadians. Unlike last year where Rogers was missing from the list of supported carriers of the Apple Watch […]

A Reader Complains About The Lack Of Support For The Samsung Galaxy Watch From Rogers

January 25, 2019

I got a comment related to this story that I posted about the Samsung Galaxy Watch. Which for those on Team Android is the chief competitor to the Apple Watch. I posted that story in relation to Rogers lack of eSIM support at the time. They now have that support. Sort of. But only for […]

Are Rogers And Fido Rolling Out eSIM Support? [UPDATED: Who Knows??]

December 5, 2018

It seems that Rogers and their flanker brand Fido might be on the verge something that for a change will make their users happy. According to Apple’s website, they now support eSIM. Here’s some snapshots proving that: Weirdly, this other document doesn’t show that either carrier has eSIM support. I’m guessing that it has to […]

My Move From Rogers To TELUS Mobility [UPDATED]

October 11, 2018

As many frequent readers are aware, I switched cell phone carriers in the last few months. For years I had been a loyal Rogers customer. While Rogers wasn’t perfect, I did have a comfort level with them that incentivised me to not make a move elsewhere. That however changed recently when Rogers went through, and […]

EXCLUSIVE: Rogers May Be FINALLY About To Provide Support For The Apple Watch

August 27, 2018

For months now, I have been writing about the lack of Apple Watch Support by Rogers along with their total mishandling of the situation. With no timeline, no clear statement from the telco in red about what their plans were about if they would ever provide support for Apple’s wearable device, many people trashed Rogers […]

With The Announcement Of The Samsung Galaxy Watch, The Lack Of Support For eSIM On The Rogers Network Is Further Highlighted

August 13, 2018

Since the Apple Watch was announced last fall Rogers has been on the back foot trying to tap dance around the fact that their chief rivals Bell and Telus can support the eSIM technology that it uses and they can’t. Last week Rogers problems increased as Samsung announced the Samsung Galaxy Watch. Guess what? It […]

Rogers Messaging About The Apple Watch With LTE May Be Sending The Wrong Message

June 4, 2018

As frequent readers of this blog will know. Rogers has been very unwilling to say one way or another if they will carry the Apple Watch with LTE. I personally had to switch to Telus to be able to use one, and many others have switched to that carrier or Bell for the same reason. […]

Review: Apple Watch Series 3 GPS + Cellular

May 25, 2018

As many of you know, I’ve become a huge fan of the Apple Watch. Partially for the fitness functionality that’s present which has helped me to be far more disciplined when it come to staying active, and partially for the fact that I can discreetly see and respond to notifications, texts, and emails. Recently, I […]

It’s Been Seven Months Since The Apple Watch With LTE Was Released And Rogers Still Lacks Support

April 20, 2018

We’re now about 7 months since the Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE has been launched, and Rogers who is Canada’s largest telco still lacks support for it. Now I have said each time that I have talked about this that they risk losing customers over this as other telcos, most notably Bell, are looking […]

Rogers Continued Inability To Support The Apple Watch With LTE Continues To Stoke Frustration

March 1, 2018

Something that I never thought would drag on this long is the ongoing saga of Rogers and their inability to support the Apple Watch with LTE when the other members of the big three carriers, namely Telus and Bell do. Most of that frustration is being played out on Twitter: @Rogers want to tell me […]