911 problems with HTC Dream and Magic fixed by Rogers
Breaking news here, on a serious note really, Rogers have worked together with HTC and have come up with a kind of hustle you don’t usually see.
HTC and Rogers have announced that they have fixed a potentially dangerous glitch within their branded versions of the HTC Dream and HTC Magic. Calls to 911 have been failing with GPS enabled.
Okay, of course you want the upgrade now on the quick don’t you? This really is serious so serious in fact that Rogers have taken the very unusual step of vowing to disable internet access altogether for those who don’t comply.
Anybody who doesn’t apply the ‘mandatory’ patch which will allow emergency calls to go through with no problems will have their internet access suspended. Customers who have been affected will be credited with a months worth of data. And good news for Magic owners out there as you will discover that you have amazingly received HTC’s Sense UI as a bonus. Source – engadget.com