Rogers Wireless rolls out productivity-enhancing voicemail to text powered by SpinVox service

December 11, 2007

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LONDON, Ontario -- Rogers Wireless today announced the national rollout of Voicemail to Text powered by SpinVox service. The innovative new service, delivered on Rogers Wireless network, the most reliable in Canada, through technology by SpinVox, the world leader in Voice-to-Screen™ messaging, offers mobile professionals fast, easy access to their voicemails by converting messages to text and relaying them to BlackBerry devices, PDAs, smartphones or cell phones as SMS messages.

Rogers Voicemail to Text powered by SpinVox service is available this month in seven provinces, including BC, Ontario Rogers Voicemail to Text powered by SpinVox service available in the following Ontario exchanges: 416, 647, 905, 289, 613, 519 and 705, Québec and the Atlantic provinces, representing more than 80 per cent of the Canadian population According to StatsCan 2006 Census. The service will launch in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba in early 2008.

Rogers Voicemail to Text powered by SpinVox service operates using SpinVox’s Voice Message Conversion System (VMCS) that combines secure, state-of-the-art speech technologies with human intelligence and learning to quickly, easily and accurately convert voice messages of up to three minutes in length to text. The only voicemail-to-text service on the market with multilingual capability, SpinVox converts messages in four languages: English, French, German and Spanish.

"As Canada’s largest provider of voice and data communications services, Rogers Wireless is pleased to offer customers yet another time-saving productivity weapon in the war against inefficiency,” said Irv Witte, Vice President, Business Marketing, Rogers Wireless. “With Rogers Voicemail to Text powered by SpinVox service, customers across Canada will have the added convenience and flexibility of receiving messages and call-back numbers in real time, without the hassle of dialing-in or writing anything down.”

Rogers Wireless Communications Inc. (NYSE: RCN; Toronto: RCM)

SpinVox Ltd.

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