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CNET

08/14/2017

Get an unlimited no-contract phone plan for $45

Rok Mobile’s new option costs at least $5 less per month than any other unlimited-data plan — and comes with a surprising extra.

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Android Authority

08/8/2017

Weekly Plan Spotlight: The best value Unlimited Data Plan

We’re back again with the Weekly Plan Spotlight, and this time around we’re showcasing a carrier that we feel hasn’t gotten quite enough attention. It’s called ROK…

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Prepaid Phone News

08/4/2017

ROK Mobile Changes Sprint Plans, Adds New “Unlimited” Data Plan

Sprint and Verizon MVNO ROK Mobile has made a number of changes to its Sprint based plan lineup.

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WhistleOut

08/4/2017

Here’s the Straight Up Cheapest Unlimited Data Plan in the Market

ROK Mobile’s introducing a new unlimited data cell phone plan that’s the straight up, cheapest unlimited data deal in the market.

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GlobeNewswire

07/31/2017

GlobeNewswire: Amazon.com Now Offers Monthly Discount Life and Personal Health Benefits Plans by ROK Mobile

ROK Mobile, the mobile operator with a cause, announced today that it is now offering its supplemental health and personal benefit plans on Amazon.com, as the company continues its mission to innovate the mobile space with its expanding social impact initiatives.

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GlobeNewswire

07/21/2017

ROK Mobile Announces the World’s First Mobile Super-Plan, Instead of Data Plan, As Part of the #Vets2Vets Initiative

ROK Mobile announced today the launch of the first mobile Super-Plan to accompany the recently launched ‘Veterans Helping Veterans’ initiative.

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HIStalk

07/19/2017

ROK Mobile’s #Vets2Vets program in the news

Rok Mobile will give 1,200 veterans in the greater Los Angeles area free mobile service and telemedicine access next month as part of its new Veterans Helping Veterans program.

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GlobeNewswire

07/13/2017

ROK Mobile’s Founder, Billionaire John Paul DeJoria to give his Fortune Away to Homeless Veterans Through ROK Mobile’s ‘Veterans Helping Veterans’ program – #Vets2Vets

ROK Mobile launches pilot program to donate FREE Mobile Service and Select Personal and Health Benefits for the 1,200 Homeless Veterans in Greater Los Angeles Area.

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Las Vegas Review-Journal

06/29/2017

From homelessness to billionaire: John Paul DeJoria keeps it real

I’m a major shareholder of Rok Mobile. It’s now the fastest-growing mobile phone company and app in the United States.

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LOOK TO THE STARS

06/27/2017

Good Fortune: The Inspirational Life Story Of John Paul DeJoria

JP is best known for building not just one, but two iconic billion-dollar businesses — John Paul Mitchell Systems and Patrón Spirits — and he now adds John Paul Pet and ROK Mobile to that roster as well.

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Best MVNO

06/27/2017

ROK Mobile Revamps Plans, Appears To Be More Focused On The Sprint Network

In early May it was discovered that ROK Mobile added Sprint back as an MVNO network partner after more than a year of being an exclusive partner of Verizon.

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CISION PR Newswire

06/23/2017

“Good Fortune” The Inspirational Life Story Of John Paul DeJoria, Hits The Big Screen

JP is best known for building not just one, but two iconic billion-dollar businesses—John Paul Mitchell Systems and Patrón Spirits—and he now adds John Paul Pet and ROK Mobile to that roster as well.

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Prepaid Reviews

05/15/2017

ROK Mobile Changes Tune and Adds Sprint Back to Partner List

It looks like ROK Mobile is finally changing its tune and has re-added Sprint to its lineup.

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Prepaid Phone News

05/8/2017

ROK Mobile Brings Back Sprint as and MVNO Partner

With the MVNO’s decision to run Sprint’s network once again, it is hopeful it will be able to extend its services to those who prefer this carrier over Verizon.

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bestMVNO

05/7/2017

ROK Mobile Goes Back To Its Roots, Adds Sprint As An MVNO Partner

A few days ago, ROK Mobile announced on Facebook that it is once again a Sprint MVNO.

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GlobeNewswire

05/3/2017

ROK Mobile Appoints former COO John Janes to Chief Executive Officer

ROK Mobile, a MVNO provider who is leading the industry in social-impact benefits bundled with mobile voice, text, and data plans, announced that it has appointed former Chief Operating Officer, John Janes, to Chief Executive Officer.

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Market Wired

05/1/2017

ROK Mobile Partners with Mobolize to Maximize Data Usage

ROK Mobile and Mobolize announced today that ROK Mobile has licensed Mobolize’s new mobile video optimization technology that extends data plans, delivering up to four times (4X) more data on their data plans.

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Telecompaper

05/1/2017

ROK Mobile taps Mobolize to maximize data usage

US MVNO ROK Mobile licensed Mobolize’s new mobile video optimization technology that extends data plans, delivering up to four times more data on their data plans.

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WhistleOut

02/17/2017

ROK Mobile wants to prevent disaster from rocking your life…

ROK Mobile is a self-described “lifestyle” mobile carrier known for offering a single all-in-one mobile and music streaming plan. Last year, the company began including services like accidental death insurance and online medical access…

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openPR

09/16/2016

ROK | BDG Mobile Plan Goes Beyond Talk & Text to Incorporate Music…

ATLANTA (Sept. 15, 2016) – Mobile provider ROK Mobile and non-profit organization Bridge DA Gap have joined forces to introduce the ROK | BDG Mobile plan to consumers nationwide. The no-contract plan provides unlimited talk & text…

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PR Newswire

09/13/2016

Virtual Piggy enters Memorandum of Understanding with ROK Mobile

PALM BEACH, Fla., Sept. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – Virtual Piggy Inc. (OTCBB: VPIG) announced today the execution of a Memorandum of Understanding with ROK Mobile, a provider of innovative telephone and technology services…

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Prepaid Reviews

09/09/2016

Prepaid Faceoff: ROK Mobile vs. Straight Talk

With the massive number of prepaid MVNOs and carrier options, it’s sometimes hard to keep track of it all and even harder to compare and decide which company is the right one for you. So, every once in a while we’re going to go through and…

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Financial News (UK)

09/01/2016

ROK Mobile, Human Health Organization form joint venture in creation of new…

ROK Mobile International Inc. and Human Health Organization (H20) have joined forces to create smartphone technology focused on improving the health of mobile phone users worldwide, the companies said.

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Android Headlines

08/31/2016

ROK and H2O Announce Smartphone Powered by NASA Tech

Yesterday in Los Angeles, California, ROK Mobile International (ROK) and Human Health Organization (H2O) have announced their newfound partnership. The two companies have decided to join forces

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PR Newswire

08/30/2016

ROK Mobile International, Inc. and Human Health Organization Announce Joint…

ROK Mobile International Inc.(ROK) and Human Health Organization™ (H2O) join forces to create smartphone technology focused on improving the health of mobile phone users worldwide

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YAHOO Finance

08/30/2016

ROK Mobile International, Inc. and Human Health Organization Announce Joint…

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The alliance between ROK and H2O will expand the reach of ROK’s unique mobile services to a global audience via next generation smartphones, focused on using patented NASA technology…

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PC Mag

07/01/2016

The Case for Buying an Unlocked Phone

Here at PCMag, we’ve long been a proponent of unlocked cell phones. Last year we reviewed 39 unlocked models available in the US, and our list of The Best Unlocked Phones offers options from $149 up to $700…

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Prepaid Phone News

05/16/2016

ROK Mobile is Including Life, Burial Insurance To A New $50 A Month Smartphone…

As far as mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) go, ROK Mobile has always been unique, choosing to combine affordable mobile plans with music-related features. Now, it appears that this wireless carrier is about to get even more…

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Forbes

05/11/2016

Why Billionaire John Paul DeJoria’s ROK Mobile Is Pairing Life and Burial Insurance…

Patron tequila and John Paul Mitchell hair care co-founder John Paul DeJoria has a business-philanthropy hybrid up his sleeve. ROK Mobile, the wireless operator that DeJoria co-founded in 2014, is set to unveil a new plan aimed at helping…

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Mobile Choice

05/09/2016

Top SIM-Only Deals Right Now

We take a look at the five best mobile data deals which are perfect value-for-money’s and which will let you browse and stream in peace without having to worry about heavy bills at the end of the month…

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ROK Mobile

04/25/2016

Check out our video…SXSW 2016 Radio Day Stage Presented by ROK Mobile

#TotalMusicFreedom vibes. Watch how we ROKed SXSW 2016!

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The Hunting Ground Film

04/14/2016

Thank you to ROK Mobile and It’s On Us for Partnering with us, and to all our All-Star

Sing for Survivors is a contest to amplify the voices of those fighting the crisis of campus sexual assault. We asked students at universities around the country to record and submit original performances of Lady Gaga and Diane Warren’s

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USA Today College

04/08/2016

Watch: A Capella Contest Sings Out Against Sexual Assult

Lady Gaga’s gut-wrenching song Til It Happens to You – written for The Hunting Ground documentary about campus rape released last year – continues to help spread understanding of sexual assault with, surprisingly and awesomely…

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Recombu

03/31/2016

ROK Mobile Offers Unlimited Music Streaming With Its SIM-Only Deal

ROK Mobile is a UK provider that offers SIM-only monthly plans, with the added incentive of unlimited music streaming via its own ROK Mobile Music app…

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NPR

03/26/2016

Watch Lucius Perform at SXSW

Brooklyn’s Lucius played the Radio Day Stage at SXSW 2016 last week, performing songs from its new album, Good Grief, as well as favorites from 2014’s Wildewoman

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KFUV Public Radio

03/24/2016

Hinds – “Garden” (Live at SXSW)

Hinds performs “Garden” live at Radio Day Stage Powered by VuHaus. Recorded 3/18/16.

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