Search:

Type: Posts; User: snugglebunny

Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.20 seconds.

  1. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,678

    Plans No messages prior to the current bill (I went and...

    No messages prior to the current bill (I went and rechecked) and, you'd think that after making a deal in early November pricing would remain stable for at east 90 days in any case . . . . .
    ...
  2. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,678

    Plans 2 buck a month increase on Value Packs?

    Got a surprise increase this week when my bill, generated on the 17th contained a $2/month/line increase for the cost of my (unchanged) value packs, along with a note stating that this was legal,...
  3. I have to say that a penny isn't going to break...

    I have to say that a penny isn't going to break the bank, BUT I linked my accounts to a US credit card that I pay off whenever I am IN the US. I tend to overpay the card to give me the freedom to go...
  4. Replies
    37
    Views
    12,780

    I use Freedompop for my International calling...

    I use Freedompop for my International calling (and the US is International to me). I also use GV, Textnow and Fongo (Canadian only).

    But be aware that carrier-supported WiFi calling, which there...
  5. Replies
    1
    Views
    990

    It did get messed up. It isn't likely to show up...

    It did get messed up. It isn't likely to show up unless you call and ask that the tab be removed. I ended up with 2 new phones at no extra cost when they messed up two of my three lines and the...
  6. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,599

    I think this is more of a marketing gimmick than...

    I think this is more of a marketing gimmick than anything else, since the app has no clue about the traffic around you, for example, and without access to an accelerometer need to depend on location...
  7. Do I keep my S5 and sell the S7 or just switch?

    I got a new S5 in September of last year and in February got a Nexus 6P that has issues with BT MAP connections to my car, so Rogers did a straight swap of the 6P for an S7. No extra cash involved....
  8. Replies
    0
    Views
    1,402

    Nexus 6P contacts and MAP protocol

    So I upgraded from a Galaxy S5 to a Nexus 6P and while I like the phone a lot, I have a issue;

    While my various phones all sync up with my car and provide contact transfer, only some provide...
  9. That second phone is one of a pile of old phones...

    That second phone is one of a pile of old phones I have sitting around here (I usually use a Blackberry for travelling, but I can choose between a bunch of Windows Phones, several Blackberries,...
  10. As part of my plan I pay $5 which includes Name...

    As part of my plan I pay $5 which includes Name Display, Preferred LD rates, Voicemail-to-text and delivery to my inbox and a couple of other features. These days their 'roam like home' allows fixed...
  11. My experience, having spent 25 years travelling...

    My experience, having spent 25 years travelling 88 countries around the world on business has been that SMS works just fine for it's intended purpose and e-mail for the rest of my written needs, even...
  12. Replies
    7
    Views
    2,486

    Name display works just fine on my S5 - but it...

    Name display works just fine on my S5 - but it doesn't work with the car's display, these days I only get names from the directory on BT connected devices though, which IS an Android issue - It...
  13. Follow up . . . . eighth time's a charm!! I...

    Follow up . . . . eighth time's a charm!!

    I decided to give unsubscribing from the text-2-landline service one last time - lo and behold I GOT A REPLY CONFIRMING THE REQUEST.

    I tried to text to...
  14. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,648

    Be aware that the building code in many...

    Be aware that the building code in many jurisdictions requires a mains powered smoke detector and that removing it can have serious consequences if you need to file a claim for a fire related...
  15. Replies
    257
    Views
    12,023

    This one's for my daughter . . . .

    This one's for my daughter . . . .
  16. Replies
    176
    Views
    6,524

    I keep entering. I never win. Maybe this time?

    I keep entering. I never win. Maybe this time?
  17. Replies
    22
    Views
    4,554

    While there is no fee normally charged to the...

    While there is no fee normally charged to the subscriber, it can trigger (and has triggered) Roam Like Home charges on my account.



    Why would the phone be doing this? Copy text is a switch...
  18. Where there's a will there's a way - LD...

    Where there's a will there's a way -

    LD calling:

    It shouldn't be a hardship to Rogers to consult the NPA/NXX database to determine the tarrif basis for the call ahead of time - they actually...
  19. Peeve: Text to landline charges, Out of region charges for texts & US calling

    I'm tossing this out there as a topic for discussion:

    One of my pet peeves is to be charged for text messages sent to non-cellular numbers, a service that Rogers (and maybe other carriers as well)...
  20. Replies
    22
    Views
    4,554

    Quick answer; I have always had the copy feature...

    Quick answer; I have always had the copy feature turned on - I archive all SMS to a Gmail account (I wish they'd copy MMS messages as well, but they don't). It was never actually enabled via the...
  21. Replies
    22
    Views
    4,554

    A 'premium number' is any special code that is...

    A 'premium number' is any special code that is not a traditional telephone termination. There might, or might not be a charge to the subscriber for texting or calling that number.
  22. Replies
    22
    Views
    4,554

    Actually, I was charged for Roam Like Home, which...

    Actually, I was charged for Roam Like Home, which is what prompted the discussion with Rogers - and while we have this mystery to deal with they took the charge off my bill . . . but there might be a...
  23. Replies
    22
    Views
    4,554

    It's a Galaxy S5 and it is up to date and always...

    It's a Galaxy S5 and it is up to date and always is. The OS is 5.1.1

    No issues with banking (yet)

    The phones are secure - you'd think that a hacker would send data rather than SMS messages ....
  24. Replies
    22
    Views
    4,554

    Thanks for your suggestions. Quick answers to...

    Thanks for your suggestions.

    Quick answers to the questions - no, I don't use One Number and according to the Rogers agent, the text messages originated from my phone itself.

    Apps in common? ...
  25. Replies
    22
    Views
    4,554

    Mystery text messages and Roam Like Home

    So here's a cellular mystery . . . . . .

    I am with Rogers​. In this month's bill I was charged for one day of use in the US under the 'Roam Like Home' plan, yet I know for a fact that I did not...
Results 1 to 25 of 250
Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4