Blyk

07.23.09
Blyk hooks up with Vodafone in Holland
07.23.09

Blyk hooks up with Vodafone in Holland

Talks had apparently been going on for a while to start a Blyk-branded Dutch MVNO, but to better ali...

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07.06.09
Blyk hooking up with Orange in UK?
07.06.09

Blyk hooking up with Orange in UK?

Blyk's efforts to bring its ads-for-minutes business model to new carriers seemingly continue, but o...

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06.11.09
Blyk looking to partner with a carrier for Indian launch
06.11.09

Blyk looking to partner with a carrier for Indian launch

We'd just recently heard that Blyk was getting out of the business of starting its own regional carr...

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05.19.09
Blyk shelves plans to expand to other markets, focuses on carrier partnerships
05.19.09

Blyk shelves plans to expand to other markets, focuses on carrier partnerships

Relabeling its first (and only) live network as a "proof of concept," Blyk CEO Antti Öhrling ha...

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06.26.08
Ads-for-minutes model marches on: Blyk expanding to three more countries
06.26.08

Ads-for-minutes model marches on: Blyk expanding to three more countries

The concept of exchanging voice minutes for obligatory ads pushed to handsets is a business model st...

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04.29.08
Blyk reaches 100,000 subscriber mark in Britain, dons party hats in celebration
04.29.08

Blyk reaches 100,000 subscriber mark in Britain, dons party hats in celebration

Hold on to your seats, chaps -- Blyk has just surpassed that magical 100,000 subscriber mark in Bri...

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11.22.07
Blyk alleges decent click-through rates on mobile ads
11.22.07

Blyk alleges decent click-through rates on mobile ads

It has yet to be conclusively proven that the ads-for-minutes system really works, but UK-based Blyk...

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10.02.07
Blyk's ad-supported free service goes live in UK
10.02.07

Blyk's ad-supported free service goes live in UK

Alright, we give Xero Mobile a pretty hard time around here -- mostly deserved, we'd argue -- but at...

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07.10.07
Blyk's launch delayed until October
07.10.07

Blyk's launch delayed until October

Blyk, the European ad-backed MVNO headed by a Nokia alum, has had its launch delayed. Blyk's free wi...

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