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Rogers Raises Prices in Manitoba by $5 on Share Everything Plans

Prices for Rogers Share Everything Plans in Manitoba just became more expensive, as the company has raised select plans by $5 per month, reports MobileSyrup. Internal documents reveal the 2GB plan has been replaced by a 2.5GB data bucket, coming with a $5 increase across the board for BYOD, Smart Tab and Premium Tab options. As for...

Manitoba Snowmobilers Get New Snow Trails by RiderX iOS App

Non-profit recreation group Snoman (Snowmobilers of Manitoba) has announced a new free iOS app for snowmobilers, called Snow Trails by RiderX, developed by Polaris Industries. The Snow Trails by RiderX iOS app has reached version 4.0, which is an overhaul of the app from the ground up. The app provides essential information such as snowmobile...

Uber is Looking to Launch Their Ride-Sharing Service in Winnipeg

According to a new report from CBC News, Uber is looking to launch their ride-sharing service in Winnipeg. An official with the ride sharing company is in Winnipeg promoting the company and the service it offers. Uber's public policy manager Chris Schafer says that Uber is a faster, cheaper way for people to get a ride....

CAA Manitoba: Suspend Licenses of New Drivers that Text While Driving

The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) in Manitoba wants new drivers to face tougher penalties if they are caught texting and driving, such as the suspension of licenses, urging similar consequences as driving under the influence of alcohol, reports the Winnipeg Sun. CAA Manitoba president and CEO Mike Mager said “Those in the graduated driver licensing program...

Manitoba’s Distracted Driving Demerits Now the Toughest in Canada

Manitoba’s new distracted driving penalties are now the harshest in Canada, mainly the increase in demerit points, which are now five, along with the $200 fine. In a news release today, Attorney General Gord Mackintosh (via CBC News) said “There is no denying that talking on a handheld cellphone and texting are both major distractions while...

Fido Launches $55 Unlimited Canada-Wide Plan with 5GB for MB, SK

Fido has launched a new $55 per month unlimited Canada-wide talk and text plan with 5GB of data for residents of Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Normally, this plan is priced at $60/month, but it’s been cut by $5. Those who bring their own devices can save 10% off their monthly plans as well. Virgin Mobile and...