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    News from 2014
    • Six Things You Need to Do Right Now to Protect Your Kid’s Smartphone Posted 03/24/2014

      Dan Tynan, Yahoo News - Buying your child a smartphone: It’s inevitable (read: When Should You Buy Your Child a Smartphone?). It’s also an expensive accident waiting to happen. A subsidized handset that may have cost $100 or $200 with a two-year contract can cost $600 to $800 to replace if damaged and uninsured. So you want to take steps to protect your investment. Here are your options....”

    • When Should You Buy Your Child a Smartphone? Posted 03/24/2014

      Dan Tanyn, Yahoo News - In every child’s life there are certain indelible rites of passage. Her first bike. Her first baseball mitt or roller skates or guitar. Her first car.

      Yet none of these is more fraught with uncertainty, dread, and potential bankruptcy for you than her first mobile phone. OK, maybe the car; it’s hard to wrap your phone around a tree or get arrested for texting under the influence. But the hazards your kids will be facing on the information superhighway are just as real as those they’ll encounter on the road, if not quite as lethal.”

    • NSBA Announces 2014 Education Technology Innovation Showcase Posted 03/13/2014

      Alexandria, VA. - The National School Boards Association (NSBA) announced today the six companies selected for its annual Technology Innovation Showcase. “The Technology Innovation Showcase was created to highlight emerging companies that are using new technologies for products or services in K-12 education in ways that were virtually impossible to deliver otherwise,” said Thomas J. Gentzel, NSBA’s Executive Director. “The 2014 companies serve as a reminder to always look for new approaches to old challenges.”

    • Kajeet Scores 10 Additional Patents for Innovation in Communication Device Management Posted 02/20/2014

      Proprietary Technology Helps School Districts Administer Connectivity for Students

      BETHESDA, Maryland— Feb. 20, 2014 — Kajeet® (www.kajeet.com/education), the wireless service provider dedicated to kids and education, announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued 10 additional new patents to the company covering management of a communications device. This proprietary technology -- found in the Kajeet SmartSpot™ device -- allows school districts to provide safe mobile broadband to students outside the classroom while regulating how and when the mobile device is used and who pays for the service. The similar technology is used in Kajeet’s cell phone management platform which allows parents to manage their kids’ cell phone activity.

    • Marketing to Tweens Posted 02/01/2014

      Tweens are the generation between young children and teenagers. American children ages 8 to 12 years old have grown up with cell phones and take them for granted. Nearly half of this group in the US own their own cell phones. This makes tweens the next big cell phone demographic for the mobile industry, according to a Nielsen report.

      Nielsen reported that 46 percent of the 20 million young consumers known as “tweens” are using mobile phones. On average, kids get their first cell phone between the ages of 10 and 11 years old. About 55 percent of tweens, who own cell phones, send text messages and 21 percent download ringtones.

    News from 2013
    • Kajeet SmartSpot™ Enhances Student Access with 4G LTE Posted 10/07/2013

      New portable Wi-Fi Hotspot offers students school-managed off-campus connectivity, compatible with any mobile device

      Chicago, IL— Oct. 7, 2013.  Kajeet® (www.kajeet.com/education), the only wireless service provider dedicated to kids and education, announced today at the Wireless EdTech 2013 Conference its new Kajeet SmartSpot™ 4G LTE. School districts can now offer customized off-campus connectivity to students with the Kajeet SmartSpot™, a portable Wi-Fi hotspot, enabling every child to have access to essential academic and education resources on the Internet anytime, anywhere.  Each Kajeet SmartSpot™ 4G LTE — compatible with all devices students use today — extends its national Sprint® network coverage, provides faster data speeds and supports up to 10 student devices.

    • The Kajeet® SmartSpot™ Presented with a Readers Choice Award – Honorable Mention by eSchool News Posted 08/21/2013

      Nominated by readers and evaluated by eSchool News, the Kajeet SmartSpot™ is honored as one of the best educational technology products for use in schools and colleges nationwide.

      Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) August 20, 2013: Kajeet®, the only wireless service provider dedicated to kids and education, is pleased to announce that the Kajeet SmartSpot™ has been selected for a Readers Choice Award – Honorable Mention by eSchool News. Readers Choice Awards are presented annually to the top educational technology products and services that have been identified as having the greatest impact in eSchool News readers’ educational institutions.

    • Kajeet® Welcomes Charles Askew as Northeast Regional Director, Education Division Posted 08/15/2013

      Askew, an authority in the education industry, will lead business development and sales efforts for products and services including the Kajeet SmartSpot™.

      Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) August 15, 2013: Kajeet®, the only wireless service provider dedicated to kids and education, is pleased to welcome Charles Askew as Northeast Regional Director to accelerate the company’s presence and growth in the education marketplace.

    • Kajeet® Launches National, Filtered 4G LTE™ Service Posted 07/30/2013

      Customers of Kajeet will now be able to access filtered data up to ten times faster on the 4G LTE network.

      Bethesda, MD Tuesday July 30, 2013: Kajeet®, the only wireless service provider in America dedicated to kids and education, is pleased to announce the availability of nationwide, Filtered 4G LTE™ service. Effective immediately, customers may activate a 4G LTE Android™ smartphone and enjoy full parental controls, including customizable, mobile Internet filtering, time-of-day restrictions and usage limits to avoid overage charges. Customers may purchase a smartphone from Kajeet or bring an LTE device they already own under the Kajeet Bring Your Own Sprint® Device program. Android™ smartphones with 4G LTE connectivity available from Kajeet include the Samsung Galaxy S IV, the Samsung Galaxy S III and the Samsung Galaxy Victory.

    • FOX43 Shows Off Kajeet as One of the Hottest Products for Kids This Summer Posted 06/04/2013

    • The Charlotte Observer Credits Kajeet For Bridging the Digital Divide in Education Posted 05/09/2013

    • Kajeet® Helping to Close the Broadband Access Gap for Fairfax County Public School Students with Kajeet SmartSpot™ Posted 04/10/2013

      A new offering from the company parents and educators rely on for safe, affordable mobile connectivity, Kajeet SmartSpot™ will assist in closing the digital divide among students in the Fairfax County Public School system

      Bethesda, MD Wednesday, April 10, 2013: Kajeet®, the only wireless service provider dedicated to kids and education, is pleased to announce its selection by Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) for their Access4All initiative. A program designed to address the need for off-campus Internet connectivity, FCPS students are able to borrow (or check out, similar to a library book) a Kajeet SmartSpot™, a portable Wi-Fi hotspot enabling access to school-approved, online resources outside the classroom. Highly compatible and simple for students to use, the Kajeet SmartSpot™ may be paired with any Wi-Fi capable device, including laptops, netbooks, tablets, e-readers or smartphones, enabling quick, easy Internet connectivity for the modern 24/7 education environment.

    • Michael Flood, Vice President of Education Markets at Kajeet®, is Presented with the Consortium for School Networking’s 2013 Private Sector Champion Award Posted 03/14/2013

      Flood, an education industry veteran, was selected for the substantial contributions he has made to the education technology community.

      Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) March 14, 2013: Kajeet®, the only wireless service provider dedicated to kids and schools, is pleased to announce that Michael Flood, Vice President of Education Markets, has been selected by the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) for this year’s Private Sector Champion Award. The Private Sector Champion Award is given to one member each year that has made significant contributions to advance education technology. Flood was presented with the award at CoSN’s Annual Conference in San Diego, CA.

    • Kajeet® Brings Its Sentinel™ Platform to the University of the District of Columbia Community College & UDC-CC Posted 03/12/2013

      Kajeet® continues its mission of making learning mobile by bringing its wireless platform to adult learners enrolled in UDC-CC’s Workforce Development and Lifelong Learning (WDLL) program

      Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) March 12, 2013: Kajeet®, the preeminent wireless service platform for educational institutions, is pleased to announce its partnership with the University of the District of Columbia Community College (UDC-CC), and its participation in the Workforce Development and Lifelong Learning (WDLL) program, an effort crafted by District leaders to improve adult literacy and job readiness for District of Columbia residents. 

    • Arterra Mobility® Welcomes Andy Greig as Senior Vice President, Sales and Business Development Posted 01/08/2013

      Greig, a veteran in the wireless and telecommunications industries, will lead Arterra’s enterprise and MVNE sales expansion

      Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) January 8, 2013: Arterra Mobility®, the easiest way to go wireless™, is pleased to welcome Andy Greig as Senior Vice President, Sales and Business Development, to drive the company’s sales efforts for enterprise clients and Mobile Virtual Network Enabler (MVNE) partners.

    News from 2012
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    News from 2010
    • CBS’s Eye on Parenting Features kajeet Posted 12/29/2010

    • New kajeet® Safety Plan for Kids a Cell Phone “First” Posted 12/07/2010

      Affordable Bundle Offers Holiday Shoppers Unlimited Texting, Picture Messaging and GPS Phone Locator Services, Plus 300 Anytime Minutes

      Bethesda, MD December 7, 2010:  Kajeet® (www.kajeet.com), the safest cell phone for kids ™ and the only cell phone service provider in the U.S. to have won four parenting awards for excellence and safety, has announced the launch of an affordable, all-inclusive monthly safety service plan. The kajeet Safety Plan offers unlimited texting, picture messaging and GPS locates along with 300 minutes of anytime talk. The $24.99 Safety Plan – the first of its kind to affordably bundle the services kids and teenagers want with the safety features parents rely on – is expected to be among kajeet’s most popular offerings this holiday season. Kajeet offers the only contract-free cell phone service with GPS Phone Locator and free parental controls.

    • NBC's Today Show discusses kajeet Posted 10/11/2010

    • The Mom's Choice Awards Names kajeet Among Best In Family-Friendly Products Posted 03/11/2010

      The Mom's Choice Awards Names kajeet Among Best In Family-Friendly Products

       Bethesda, MD (PRWeb) March 11, 2010 -- Kajeet™, the cell phone service for kids and teens, has been named a Mom’s Choice Award Gold Recipient in the Gear and Accessory Category. The Mom’s Choice Award helps families make informed purchasing decisions by recognizing companies that deliver quality family-friendly media products and services.  

    • Kajeet Publishes Free Guidelines for Teen and Tween Cell Phone Use Posted 02/24/2010

      Kajeet Advocates Use of Cell Phone Contracts to Set Limits Before Giving Kids Mobile Devices

      Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) February 24, 2010 -- Kajeet™ (www.kajeet.com), the safest cell phone service for kids, has published guidelines to help parents manage child cell phone use, along with a sample cell phone contract for parents and their children. The kajeet guidelines recommend establishing limits regarding the amount of use, time of use, and breadth of services that may be used. The guidelines also recommend establishing a firm budget before giving a cell phone to a child.

    • Kajeet Selected by AlwaysOn as an OnMedia Top 100 Winner Posted 01/14/2010

      Recognized for creating new opportunities in marketing, branding, advertising, and publishing.

      Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) January 14, 2010– Kajeet™ (www.kajeet.com), the safest cell phone service for kids™ , today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnMedia Top 100 winners. Inclusion in the OnMedia 100 signifies leadership amongst its peers as well as game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. Kajeet was specially selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.

    News from 2009
    • Kajeet Offers Unlimited Texting and 150 Minutes for $19.99/month

      Offer extended beyond September and into the 2009 Holiday Season!
      Posted 09/14/2009

    • Fox Business Reviews Safe Online Products Posted 09/01/2009

      Fox Business recently highlighted kajeet in a segment covering tips for keeping kids safe online.  "The biggest fear of parents is the phone because that's the one that is not in the house..."  In addition to discussing parental controls available for kajeet, this segment reviews other online tools that help parents manage the online experience of their family.

    • Personal Tech: They're Old Enough to Text Now What Posted 08/27/2009

      The New York Times recently covered kajeet as a great cell phone for texting for kids and teens. Kajeet is the safest cell phone service for kids and teens that has the features kids want along with free parental controls to give parents a peace of mind.

       

       

    • Personal Tech: They're Old Enough to Text. Now What? Posted 08/27/2009

      The New York Times recently covered kajeet as a great cell phone for texting for kids and teens. Kajeet is the safest cell phone service for kids and teens that has the features kids want along with free parental controls to give parents a peace of mind.

    • Fox 28 Reviews Award Winning Parenting Products Posted 08/26/2009

      Fox 28 discusses award-winning parenting products with Sherrie Guthrie from Parent Tested, Parent Approved Media.  "These phones are the safest cell phones on the planet for children" says Sharon when discussing the kajeet cell phone.   Other products profiled include the Math Blaster (a DS game that reinforces math facts), sharable "design your own" purses and backpacks, and the Picture Keeper (a program that provides easy picture file backup).

    • Forbes Profiles kajeet's "Moms Direct" Sales Team Posted 07/17/2009

      Kajeet, a cellphone service for children, is recruiting moms to sell its phones to other moms.

    • Kajeet Wins iParenting Media Excellence Award Posted 06/30/2009

      Kajeet, the safest cell phone service for "tweens" and teens has won its third parenting award, the iParenting Media Excellence Award in the safety category.


      Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) June 30, 2009: kajeet™ (www.kajeet.com), the safest cell phone service for kids and the only cell phone carrier in the U.S. that has ever won a parenting award, has won the iParenting Media Award for 2009 Excellent Products in the Safety category. It is the third parenting award kajeet has won in the last eight months.

    • SmartyCard and kajeet Create New Means for Tweens to Earn Mobile Phone Priviledges Posted 06/16/2009

      Companies partner to become first to offer purchase of kid-appropriate phones and airtime with virtual currency.


      San Mateo, Calif., June 16, 2009 – SmartyCard™, the online games service for tweens that lets them earn their favorite rewards through one flexible virtual currency, today announced a strategic partnership with kajeet™, the cell phone service made for kids. Starting today, tweens can unlock and redeem SmartyCard points for kajeet’s popular pay-as-you-go mobile phones from the SmartyCard catalog of real and virtual rewards. SmartyCard and kajeet now offer parents a new way to encourage responsibility and underscore the importance of education before giving mobile privileges to their kids.

    • Resourcefulness: How a Little Telco Out-Maneuvers the Giants Posted 05/17/2009

      Kajeet partnered with Mokugift to launch a plant a tree campaign, which plants a tree for every customer that visits www.kajeet.com/reuse and purchases a refurbished kajeet phone.

    • Sexting is Serious and It's a Felony Posted 05/08/2009

      Reporter Gene Cox from Fox59, Indianapolis, IN reports on the dangers of sexting and features kajeet as a solution to sexting.

      "Sexting is serious and it's a felony. That is the message from Marion County Prosecutor Carl Brizzi being delivered to Central Indiana pre-teens and teens."

    • Kajeet wins NAPPA Parenting Products Competition Honors Posted 05/07/2009

      Judges and family testers name kajeet a National Parenting Publication Awards (NAPPA) Honors Award Winner, judging the kajeet cell phone service for kids to be a great choice for families.

      Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) May 5, 2009:   kajeet™ (www.kajeet.com), the cell phone service for kids, has been named an Honors winner in the 2009 NAPPA (National Parenting Publications Awards) competition. This prestigious award recognizes the commitment kajeet makes to kids and their parents by providing them with some of the most innovative and useful cell phone products and services on the market today.

    • Tech Companies Celebrate Earth Day in Cool Ways Posted 04/17/2009

      IT Week reviews how tech companies are celebrating Earth Day and higlights the kajeet Plant a Tree initiative.  

      "kajeet began its plant a tree program this month in partnership with social venture company Mokugift and the United Nation's Environment Programme's "One Billion Tree Campaign." With the purchase of any recycled cell phone, kajeet will plant a tree in the customer's name in a deforested region of the world. The customer will receive information about where the tree was planted, what type of tree it was, learn more about global warming and how to plant more trees. kajeet will also supply customers with postage-paid envelopes to return any unused, unwanted phones for recycling. Check out the plant a tree site and the amazing graphics."

      To read the full article, click here.

       

    • NBC South Florida Today Reviews Quality Products for Kids Posted 03/26/2009

      NBC's South Florida Today reviews quality parenting products with Sharon Vinderine of Parent Tested, Parent Approved Media, Inc.  During the segment, Sharon says the following about kajeet:  "The really interesting thing about this is that it offers parental controls.  You as a parent can go on the website and can control, for example, that you don’t want your child receiving text messages during school hours.  You can set those limits.  But the other nice thing about it is that it has a GPS locator on it."  kajeet is profiled in minute 2 of the video segment.

    • Kajeet, the Cell Phone Service for Kids, Welcomes Mark Pilipczuk as Chief Marketing Officer Posted 01/28/2009

      Pilipczuk, a direct response marketing veteran previously a senior vice president at AOL LLC, will use his wealth of experience in online marketing to help kajeet cost-effectively cultivate long-term relationships with customers and expand the kajeet.com online store (www.kajeet.com).

      Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) January 28, 2009: kajeet™, the cell phone service made for kids, has named Mark Pilipczuk as chief marketing officer. A father of two and a long-term kajeet customer, Pilipczuk says he is proud to join a company that keeps parents and kids talking. Pilipczuk will use his wealth of experience in online marketing to help kajeet cost-effectively cultivate long-term relationships with customers and expand the kajeet.com online store (www.kajeet.com).

    News from 2008
    • The 10! Show Profiles Award Winning Parenting Products Posted 12/10/2008

      The 10! Show on NBC hosts Sharon Vinderine of Parent Tested, Parent Approved Media, Inc. and profiles award-winning parenting products.  "These (kajeet phones) are amazing!" Sharon says as she reviews the kajeet parental control features.  kajeet is profiled in minute 3 of the video segment.

    • Kajeet, the Cell Phone Service for Kids, has won the PTPA Media Inc. Seal of Approval Posted 12/09/2008

      PTPA Media Inc. (Parent Tested Parent Approved) has announced that the kajeet prepaid cell phone service for kids is a winner in their 2008 Fall Product Call for the best in parenting products.

      Bethesda, Maryland (PRWEB) December 9, 2008 – kajeet™ (www.kajeet.com), the cell phone service made for kids, announces that it has been awarded the prestigious PTPA Media Inc. Seal of Approval for excellence in parenting products. PTPA Media Inc. (Parent Tested Parent Approved) has announced that the kajeet kid's cell phone service is a winner in their 2008 Fall Product Call for the best in parenting products.

    • American Chronicle: "PTPA Media Awards announces their Winning Products for the 2008 Holiday Shoppers!" Posted 11/25/2008

      American Chronicle highlights the PTPA Media Awards.  "Parents can rest assured knowing the PTPA products they purchase for the upcoming holiday season have all been parent tested, parent approved for quality and functionality for their families."

    • Fierce Wireless: "Kajeet launches phones on Amazon" Posted 11/18/2008

      Fierce Wireless talks with Daniel Neal about the launch of kajeet phones in the Amazon.com Wireless Store.  It highlights the niche kajeet has found by "catering specifically to kids and moms who want to have more direct control over how their children use phones".  To read the full article, click here.

    • Kajeet Cell Phone Service for Kids Now Available on Amazon.com Posted 11/18/2008

      kajeet™, the cell phone service made for kids, today announced that its cell phones are now available for purchase from the Amazon.com Wireless store. kajeet has also been included in the Amazon.com 2008 Holiday Toy List featuring this year's top toys, video games, sporting goods, electronics and DVDs.

      Bethesda, Maryland (PRWEB) November 18, 2008 – kajeet™ (www.kajeet.com), the cell phone service made for kids, today announced that its cell phones are now available for purchase from the Amazon.com Wireless store at www.amazon.com/wireless. kajeet has also been included in the Amazon.com 2008 Holiday Toy List (www.amazon.com/holidaytoylist), featuring this year's top toys, video games, sporting goods, electronics and DVDs.

    • Kajeet Cell Phone Service for Kids is 2008 Winner for Parenting Products Posted 09/17/2008

      In this article, TMCnet.com profiles the recent PTPA Media and Global Telecoms Business Innovation Awards for the kajeet Cell Phone Service For Kids. 

      "Cell phones for kids? No kidding. kajeet, a cell phone service targeted at this segment was awarded the PTPA Media (Parent Tested Parent Approval) Seal as a winner in their 2008 Fall Product Call for best in parenting products.

      This win follows closely on the heels of another award. In September, kajeet was presented with the top Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) service innovation award at the Global Telecoms Business Innovation Awards in London, England." 

      To read the full article, click here.

    • Prepaid Reviews: kajeet Takes Home Award for Top MVNO Service Innovation Posted 09/17/2008

      Prepaid Reviews congratulates kajeet on the MVNO service award bestowed by Global Telecoms earlier this week.  "While kajeet was recognized for all of their services, WalletManager stole the show.  It is an application which lets parents and kids figure out who pays for what."  To read the full article, click here.

       

    • Kajeet & Telcordia Recognized for Service Innovation Posted 09/16/2008

      Bethesda, Maryland - September 16, 2008 - kajeet, the cell phone service made for kids, and Telcordia, a global leader in the development of IP, fixed line and mobile telecommunications software and services, were presented with the top MVNO service innovation award at the Global Telecoms Business Innovation Awards in London, England.  These awards honor innovative projects involving telecoms operators and service providers around the world, in association with their vendors and suppliers.

    • Prepaid Reviews: Finding The Best Phone From Each Prepaid Carrier Posted 09/03/2008

      Prepaid Reviews calls kajeet a good deal.  "If we’re talking cell phones for kids, there has to be a good deal to be found. Starting things off right, kajeet offers $25 of airtime when you buy a phone online. So when we look at phones like the Samsung m300 and the Sanyo Katana, we can knock that $25 right off, since it will be made up for with airtime."  To read the full article, click here.

    • msnbc: "A Good Find: GPS to Locate the Kids" Posted 08/25/2008

      msnbc reviews GPS to locate kids' cell phones and interview kajeet CEO and Founder, Daniel Neal about kajeet's GPS Phone Locator.  For the full article, click here.

    • Forbes.com: Disney Dialing Up Kids Posted 08/20/2008

      Forbes.com highlights kajeet as a kid-focused service with "safeguarding features" that make it parent-friendly too.

    • CBS News Reviews kajeet Posted 08/13/2008

      kajeet on CBS NEWS TODAY

      Victoria Pericon of the online magazine Savvy Mommy shows Harry Smith some of the best kid-friendly phones, including kajeet.  View the whole story here.

    • CBS 5 Bay Sunday Reviews kajeet Posted 07/18/2008

      Bay Sunday: “kajeet Cell Phone”
      July 18, 2008, 1:36pm PT
      Sue Kwon unveils the perks of kajeet cell phones. She discusses how parents can control their children’s cell phone usage.

    • Newsweek.com Interviews Daniel Neal Posted 07/12/2008

      Daniel McGinn of Newsweek.com writes in THE TECHNOLOGIST column about the suite of parental controls available on the kajeet service.  To read the full article click here.

    • Cartoon Stars Get Mobile with kajeet Posted 05/20/2008

      Content from Original Cartoon Network Television Shows Coming Soon to kajeet, the Cell Phone Service for Kids
       
      BETHESDA, MD – May 20, 2008 – kajeet™ (www.kajeet.com), the cell phone service made for kids, and Turner Broadcasting System's Cartoon Network today announced a deal to bring mobile content from Cartoon Network to kajeet handsets. The deal brings some of the top names in kids’ entertainment to the unique pay-as-you-go cell phone service.

    • PC Magazine Reviews kajeet Posted 05/19/2008

      PC Magazine editors reviewed the kajeet service for an artcle titled "The Best Gift for New Grads” and concluded that for elementary school graduates "kajeet is ideal; it offers only kid-friendly content and uses sleek Sprint phones." Read the entire review here.

    • Kajeet Announces NEW GPS-based Cell Phone Locator Service Posted 03/31/2008

      GPS Feature Added to Online Management Suite of Tools for Kids Cell Phone Service

       

      LAS VEGAS, NV – March 31, 2008 At CTIA Wireless 2008 in Las Vegas, kajeet™ (www.kajeet.com), the cell phone service made for kids, today announced a new GPS Phone Locator service to help both kids and parents find the kajeet phone. This makes kajeet the only pre-paid operator to offer a GPS phone locator to both parents and kids.

    • BlueCrest Capital Finance Supplies $10 Million in New Debt Financing to kajeet® Posted 01/09/2008

      In a New Year venture lending deal, BlueCrest Capital Finance, L.P. provided $10 million in new debt financing to kajeet, the first pay-as-you-go cell phone service made from a kid’s point of view and an early success in the mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) market. kajeet has previously raised nearly $64 million in venture capital funding.

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