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Antonio, my Blyk personality – update

Remember I’ve adopted a personality to test out Blyk? I’m a 22 year old by the name of Antonio. I’m experiencing what it’s like to be a Blyk customer by receiving targeted communications. It’s good news. I just haven’t had time to get the stuff up. I’ve got screenshots and lots to report. Coming shortly.

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Blyk: I am now Antonio living in Wood Green

Yes, I am now named Antonio, living in Wood Green and studying Psychology part time. Why? Well that’s the persona that I’ve been assigned by the Blyk chaps. For a while I’ve been after an account on Blyk to check out the service properly. My younger brother Fraser hasn’t yet got off his arse and […]

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More news on Blyk

Ah hah! A flurry of Blyk-related news hits the web today. It’s been a while. They’ve not really been talking much, at all, to the industry until now, which has been a real shame. We’ve been Blyk-starved. First, Carlo’s published an update: Link: MobHappy » Blog Archive » An Update On Blyk Jonathan MacDonald, Blyk’s […]

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I’m feeling Blyk starved

After the rather exciting launch, I am feeling starved of information about the UK’s ad-funded MVNO, Blyk. I keep meaning to phone’em up and have a chat. I still haven’t managed to make the time. I’ve also been really annoying my younger brother, Fraser, demanding he get a Blyk account so I can check it […]

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Blyk deploy ID3 security solution

Recently launched youth-focused MVNO Blyk has deployed GB‘s ID3 solution for customer authentication to protect against ID theft and ensure customer data is accurate for advertiser clients. As the first ad-funded mobile network in Europe, Blyk has paid extensive attention to its customer authentication process to ensure best user experience and quality of its member […]

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Blyk arrives, ready to serve the UK’s 16-24 year olds

I originally planned to write up my Blyk launch experience yesterday, however every time I sat down to write, I didn’t feel I’d had enough time to digest and think. I wanted to take time to talk to lots of 16-24 year olds and other demographics to gauge perspective. In addition, I wanted to document […]

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Blyk rides into town

Well. Cat, pigeons. Bull, china shop. It’s going to be an interesting two quarters for the mobile operators in the United Kingdom after the arrival of ad-funded MVNO, Blyk. I went to the launch this morning and I’m currently working on the overview of the experience. I’ve got quite a lot to say and to […]