Company Overview

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Status:
Acquired by Virgin Mobile USA
Founded:
February 1, 2005
Founders:
Sky Dayton
Headquarters:
Los Angeles, CA
Categories:
Mobile
Description:
Helio, a mobile service that targets multimedia services for the youth market, runs a high-speed 3G network.

Detailed Description

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Helio is a premium mobile service that targets multimedia services for the youth market and runs over a high-speed 3G network.

Premium services include MySpace mobile, GPS-enabled Google Maps, GPS-powered Buddy Beacon and downloadable content sharing through "gifting & begging".

Helio has retail stores in Santa Monica, San Diego, Palo Alto and Denver. A New York store is opening soon.

Helio is a joint venture between SK Telecom and EarthLink with $440 million in funding.

Current Team (5)

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Past Team (8)

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Products (1)

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    Helio

    Helio was launched in 2006

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    10960 Wilshire Blvd.

    Suite 700

    Los Angeles, CA 90024

    USA

Competitors (1)

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