Cable & Telecom

Rogers offers wireless phone service for remote regions

TORONTO – Rogers says it’s the first Canadian carrier to offer a wireless phone service to homes and small businesses in remote areas. The Rogers Wireless Home Phone service allows users to place calls over the Rogers’ wireless network through a cordless or corded phone that is connected to an electrically powered adapter with an active SIM card. The service, launched Tuesday, will be available in regions across Canada where Rogers home and small business landline services are not offered.   Starting at the introductory price of $9.99 per month for new and existing Rogers wireless customers, the Rogers Wireless...