Together with Research in Motion and Yahoo, Rogers Wireless brings Yahoo Messenger to the BlackBerry for Rogers Wireless customers. “The Yahoo! Messenger application leverages BlackBerry “push” technology to deliver a premier instant messaging (IM) experience for Rogers Wireless’ mobile customers.”
Rogers has a broad relationship with Yahoo! and a long, successful history providing BlackBerry in Canada, so we’re thrilled to extend the Yahoo! experience to our loyal BlackBerry customers with this enhanced communications solution,” said Raj Doshi, Vice President, Device and Product Management, Rogers Wireless. “Yahoo! Messenger and BlackBerry continue to grow in popularity as more customers seek ways to remain connected to people and information throughout the day. By offering Yahoo! Messenger services on BlackBerry devices, our mobile customers will enjoy a truly integrated communications experience, extending the popular desktop-based Yahoo! Messenger experience to BlackBerry, to accept and initiate conversations, regardless of location.