Rogers expands its Anyplace TV mobile lineup with more live premium sports and
CTV and TSN added to Rogers Anyplace TV for smartphones
TORONTO, July 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Rogers Communications announced today that
customers will have access to even more live sports and popular series on
Rogers Anyplace TV for smartphones. The Rogers Anyplace TV smartphone app now
live streams TSN and TSN2 and will offer CTV and CTV Two live and on demand
programing this Fall.
"With NextBox 2.0 and Rogers Anyplace TV, our customers have come to expect
the best cross-platform entertainment experience. We've worked diligently to
build an extensive lineup of sports, news and entertainment, available across
devices, that we know our customers will love," said David Purdy, senior
vice-president, content, Rogers Communications. "Rogers Anyplace TV
subscribers and usage continues to grow, and customers now have access to more
live sports and popular series, available right at their fingertips anywhere
In addition to Sportsnet content, including this season's live streaming of
Blue Jays and Rogers Cup action, customers will have access to popular
programs and events such as NHL hockey, CFL football, MLS soccer, NCAA
football, all of golf's Majors, and Grand Slam tennis. Additional programming
will be added this fall including The Big Bang Theory and The X Factor.
Rogers Anyplace TV is a multiplatform TV and movie destination that is part of
the NextBox 2.0 entertainment experience, offering live and On Demand
streaming on customers' computers, smartphones, tablets, Xbox 360 gaming
systems and LG Smart TVs. The Rogers Anyplace TV mobile app streams live and
on demand sports, TV shows, and movies on customers' smartphones for $5 per
month for 10 hours of viewing. The app is available for download at iTunes App
store,Google Play, Windows Store,andBlackBerry App World.
About Rogers Communications
Rogers Communications is a diversified Canadian communications and media
company. We are Canada's largest provider of wireless voice and data
communications services and one of Canada's leading providers of cable
television, high speed Internet and telephony services. Through Rogers Media
we are engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping,
magazines and trade publications, sports entertainment, and digital media. We
are publicly traded on theTorontoStock Exchange (TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) and
on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: RCI). For further information about the
Rogers group of companies, please visitrogers.com.
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