SK Telecom


Apple iPhone Ready for Asian Explosion

A new report says SK Telecom, the telco giant in South Korea, has struck a deal to carry a CDMA version of the iPhone 4, as early as next month. And a second carrier in China could be next.

Virgin Mobile to Acquire Helio

Call it a tale of two business models: Successful MVNO Virgin Mobile USA Inc. will take over struggling MVNO Helio for $39 million, the companies announced on Friday. Like Virgin Mobile, Helio uses Sprint-Nextel Corp. as its underlying network provider, but that’s where the similarities end. Helio, a joint venture between SK Telecom  and EarthLink Inc., spearheaded […]

Helio CEO Steps Down to Become Chairman

Helio LLC Founder and CEO Sky Dayton is leaving the top position at the MVNO to become chairman, the company said Monday. Wonhee Sull, the former president and COO of Helio will replace Dayton. Dayton replaces Jinwoo So, president of global business for SK Telecom, as chairman. “Helio has reached a point in its development […]

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