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From the hottest on-line communities to the best mobile high-speed devices – Rogers keeps you connected with your Valentine

February 5, 2008

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    TORONTO, Feb. 5 /CNW/ - Whether you want to "poke" your high school crush
or upload your picture to Facebook ®, send her a full keyboard love note or
share your love in picture messaging, Rogers Wireless is helping customers
stay connected with access to your favourite on-line social communities on
high-speed Rogers Vision phones and full keyboard devices.
    "As the leading wireless carrier in Canada and the largest social
networking provider in North America, Rogers Wireless continues to offer the
latest innovations today's youth want in mobile technology. Valentine's Day is
a very busy social time and with access to the hottest on-line communities,
our customers have even more ways to stay in constant touch on the go with
their loved ones," said John Boynton, SVP & Chief Marketing Officer, Rogers

    Hottest Communities
    Connecting with your friends when you can't be there in person just got a
whole lot better with enhanced mobile access to all that matters. As mobile
community sites increase exponentially in popularity as a way for youth to
communicate, Rogers is providing access to the hottest on-line options such as
Facebook, and MySpace along with new unlimited community access price

    The hottest devices: high-speed and full keyboards

    Red BlackBerry® Curve™ 8310

    Just in time for Valentine's, the BlackBerry Curve 8310 smartphone now
comes in a new hot colour. The full QWERTY keyboard BlackBerry Curve 8310
delivers your trusted BlackBerry email solution with great multimedia features
and built-in GPS to help you get where you want to go. For $15 per month,
customers can have access to BlackBerry® Internet Service for email,
Internet browsing and access to Facebook using the Facebook® for
BlackBerry® Smartphones application.

    Take a hi-res picture of your best buddy

    Tell the story as it happens with pictures or face-to-face. The new,
exclusive-to-Rogers, Sony Ericsson K850 Cyber-shot™ is a 5 megapixel camera
phone device that has access to Rogers' high-speed wireless network, allowing
for video calling, music downloads, picture and video blogging at
broadband-like speeds. The Sony Ericsson K850 is available $199.99 on a three
year term plan only at Rogers Wireless and as an exclusive offer, customers
can go online and redeem for a free 8GB memory card.

    Video call the one you love

    Rogers has an exclusive line-up of video calling high-speed mobile
phones. Talk face to face even if you are far away with the Motorola V9,
LG Shine (now available in pink) and LG TU 515. Customers can activate or
renew any voice plan on a three year term with a Vision Unlimited On Device
Mobile Browsing Plan on a three year term and get a $100 off a Rogers Vision
device and twelve months of free local video calling.

    For more information please visit

    About Rogers Wireless

    About Rogers Wireless: Rogers Wireless provides wireless voice and data
communications services across Canada to more than 7 million customers under
both the Rogers Wireless and Fido brands. Proven to operate Canada's most
reliable wireless voice and data communications network, Rogers Wireless is
Canada's largest wireless provider and the only carrier operating on the
global standard GSM and highly advanced HSPA technology platforms. As well as
providing seamless roaming in more than 200 countries around the world with
its GSM based services, Rogers Wireless also provides wireless broadband
services across Canada utilizing its 2.5GHz fixed wireless spectrum. The
company is a subsidiary of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI; NYSE: RCI), a
diversified Canadian communications and media company. For further
information, please visit

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