Media Centre

doctorSIM in the news

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Here you will find all the latest news on the company.

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Press Kit

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Press releases to the Spanish market (all in Spanish).


Newspapers & Magazines

doctorSIM in print.

Radio & TV

doctorSIM on the radio and TV.

  • Daily news, Wednesday, 4 March 2009 at 14:00

    Televisión del Principado de Asturias interviewed Alberto Pena, one of the founders of doctorSIM, for their daily news programme. Click here to view the video.


  • A ver si te atreves, Wednesday, 16 January 2008 at 01:30.

    Our Chief Operating Officer (COO), Lidia Meana, visited Onda Cero radio station to speak to Luján Argüelles about mobile phone rates and how doctorSIM can help you save money on your monthly phone bill.


  • En días como hoy, Friday, 11 January 2008 at 07:45.

    Hugo Meana, the CEO of doctorSIM, was interviewed on Spanish National Radio by Juan Ramón Lucas, a well-known presenter in Spain. They discussed mobile phone rates and how to choose the right network provider for you.


  • Aviso para Navegantes, Thursday, 10 January 2008 at 22:00.

    Jorge González spent a few minutes of his late-night show on Canal Sur radio station discussing doctorSIM and explaining to his listeners how they can save on their monthly phone bill.


  • La Sexta TV daily news programme, Tuesday, 13 November 2007 at 14:30.

    A report by La Sexta TV on the elevated phone rates customers are paying in Spain due to the confusion surrounding the different payment plans on offer. Footage included our office in Madrid and comments from Lidia Meana, the COO of doctorSIM.


  • SER Consumer, Saturday, 10 November 2007.

    doctorSIM was mentioned on SER radio station’s weekly show dedicated to the Spanish consumer.


  • Buenos días Andalucía, 5 November 2007.

    Hugo Meana, the CEO of doctorSIM, spoke to Andalusia Radio about the issues encountered when it comes to choosing the right payment plan.


Internet & Blogs

doctorSIM has appeared in various digital media and featured on numerous specialised blogs. Listed below are some of them.

  • Android Geeks Blog (English)
    How To Unlock Your Cell Phone With doctorSIM.
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  • eKomi (English)
    eKomi StarInsights: Most Reviewed Consumer Electronic Companies in Spain.
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  • AndroidGuys (English)
    Unlock your smartphone quick and easy with doctorSIM.
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  • Techcrunch.com (English)
    Startup winners selected.
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  • Econsultancy.com (English)
    It takes confidence to send customers to the competition.
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  • VentureBeat.com (English)
    Company Profile.
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  • ABC Tecnología
    How to unlock your phone.
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  • Phone unlocking generates savings, Monday, 13 August 2012.
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  • Report on ‘switching’ network provider, Monday, 1 August 2011.
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  • Phone: free or subsidised?, Thursday, 16 June 2011.
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  • Report on smartphones, Friday, 29 October 2010.
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  • Report on monthly phone bills, Thursday, 14 January 2010.
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  • Analysis article, Tuesday, 10 February 2009.
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  • Analysis article, Friday, 3 October 2008.
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  • Article, Thursday, 10 January 2008.
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  • Article, Sunday, 23 December 2007.
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  • News, Sunday, 21 October 2007.
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  • Article, Wednesday, 31 October 2007.
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  • Article, Sunday, 21 October 2007.
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  • Analysis article, Thursday, 21 June 2007.
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  • Analysis article, Saturday, 12 May 2007.
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Awards & Recognitions


  • Vivero 2007

    In October 2007, SIMO informed doctorSIM that we were one of the finalists of the Vivero 2007 Award aimed at startups characterised by their innovation, originality and future prospects.


  • Actualidad Económica

    Actualidad Económica named doctorSIM one of the 100 Best Ideas of 2007. Every year, Actualidad Económica, a reputable and prestigious business magazine in Spain, publishes a list of the 100 best ideas and business projects split by category.


  • LeWeb 2008

    In 2008, LeWeb, an exclusive conference on the Internet and new technologies held every year in Paris since 2003, selected doctorSIM as one of the top 30 startups in the world.