VOIP

Companies Often Derail IT Architectural Plans

Why IT Architectural Plans Often Get Derailed<p>Despite the need for digital transformations, companies are falling short in developing long-term …

Telephony

Identifying exposures and vulnerabilities in UC/RTC Environments

Businesses continue to evolve and rely more heavily on Unified Communications (UC) and Real Time Communications (RTC) based applications to run their …

Security

Saudi Arabia Lifts Ban on FaceTime and Other Video/Voice Calling Apps

Saudi Arabia today lifted a ban on services that provide access to calling someone over the internet, part of government efforts attempting to attract more business to the country. This means that "all online voice and video call services," including Apple's FaceTime, Microsoft's Skype, and …

Technology (India)

Saudi Arabia to lift ban on VoIP calls, making services like Skype, WhatsApp available today

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia lifts ban on Skype and Whatsapp voice calls

Saudi Arabia is lifting its ban on voice calls on Skype, Whatsapp and other applications in the latest in a series of reforms by the kingdom’s new crown prince designed to make the country more attractive for business.<p>The conservative kingdom has previously banned internet phone calls - known as …

Saudi Arabia

7 Sure Fire Ways to Make Your Business Appear Bigger

By Michael Zhou<p>In every walk of life perception and optics do matter a lot, especially when it comes to small businesses; image enhancement and big …

Small Business

Saudi Arabia to lift ban on WhatsApp, Skype calling

Saudi Arabia announced, on Wednesday, that they are lifting the ban Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) voice and video calling services including …

Pakistan

Tomizone buys Bluesky Online Services

Managed services provider of WiFi based connectivity, Tomizone will buy New Zealand-based managed services company Bluesky Online Services.

Online Life

WhatsApp now allows users to pin chats, also introduces VoIP calling interface

WhatsApp developers continue to gradually introduce new features and changes to the popular messaging app. Days after the company introduced …

WhatsApp

ByeThirdParty hides third-party VoIP app data from the Phone app

One of the features that shipped with iOS 10 that doesn’t get as much attention as it should is CallKit, an SDK that app developers can utilize to …

iOS

Do you still need your landline? This checklist will help you decide

More than a third of Brits ignore their home phone when it rings.<p><b>Is it still worth having a landline?</b><p>More than a third of British people ignore their …

Telephony

Apple Watch 3 To Support VoIP Bit Not Direct Phone Calls

We recently heard that Apple will release an LTE version of their Apple Watch 3.Now according to a recent report, the Apple Watch 3 will not come …

Smartwatches

Russian cybercriminals using VOIP services to bypass fraud verifications

Flashpoint researchers spotted Russian speaking cybercriminals using VOIP services to bypass phone call transaction verification.

Security

This #1 Bestselling Phone Interacts With The Amazon Echo

Ooma Telo claims to be the “#1 rated home phone service for overall satisfaction and value by a leading consumer research publication.” They seem to …

Amazon Echo

Tech.Co - Tech & Startup Events, News and Resources

Innovate Celebrate Meet the Women Founders Competing to Be TechCo’s Startup of the Year<p>Mobile Samsung Wants to Make a Foldable Phone by …

Small Business

Malware cleverly weaponizes Discord to steal game currency from Roblox players

Why it matters to you<p>Everyone should be wary of links for unsupported cheating modifications, but Roblox and Discord users in particular should steer …

Gaming

How to stop VoIP issues from ruining your sales engagement strategy

<i>This post was written with Sean Kester, the VP Product Marketing at SalesLoft.</i><p>VoIP telephony is hard. That’s a fact.<p>Jitter, latency, and packet loss are foreign terms for most. However, they’re also the most common issues we’ve uncovered when diagnosing VoIP issues.<p>Twilio is rarely the issue — …

Wi-Fi

5 Minutes With Telecoms Entrepreneur Adrian Shatku, Founder Of UNIFI Communications

American entrepreneur Adrian Shatku is the founder of New York-based UNIFI Communications, one of the largest carriers of international voice traffic and a leading provider of enhanced telecommunication services and solutions in the world. UNIFI provides international voice traffic and telephony …

Entrepreneurship

OBi200 VoIP Phone Adapter w/ Google Voice support for $40 (Reg. $48)

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Google Voice

Skype and WhatsApp accord needed for calls, says du

Du, the UAE's second largest telecoms provider, insisted it is open to offering voice over internet protocol (VoIP) services such as Skype and …

United Arab Emirates

Fitbit Smartwatch vs. Apple Watch 3: Rumored Features Comparison

Fitbit announced its plans for a smartwatch in January. The company’s CEO James Park told the Financial Times on Wednesday the smartwatch would …

Wearable Tech

Cracking the Mobile Entrepreneur Code: 4 Things You Must Have

Though we might think fondly of a Mad Men-styled office with cool mid-century décor and a bar in every room, those days are long gone. Not only do we …

Mobile

LETTERS

I grew up in Chicago, have read the Sun-Times for most of my life, and it wasn’t until now that I realized that there are actually two Chicagos — …

Chicago Public Schools

Ziber Blockchain Mobile Platform Announces ICO, Offers Cheaper Communications Option

Ziber, a new platform in the cryptocurrency industry has come up with a new revolutionary application of blockchain technology to offer an efficient …

Mobile

Private jet industry takes off in India

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Indian private jet industry is the latest playground for the country's wealthiest.<p>Billions of dollars worth of new private aircraft have entered India over the past 10 years -- making it the ninth largest in the world, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA). By …

International Air Transport Association

Ziber, a New-Age Blockchain-Based Communication Platform Announces ICO

A majority of communications across the world happens over mobile phone networks and the internet. Almost everyone these days own a mobile phone, but …

Mobile

Sprint ordered to pay CenturyLink $13.7M in VoIP call dispute

Sprint (S +1.1%) has been ordered by a court to pay $13.7M to CenturyLink (CTL -1.2%) to settle a claim of unpaid call termination fees.<p>Sprint had …

Business

What are the most popular VOIP services?

This infographic gives you an overall view of top 7 VOIP services like Phone.com, Grasshopper, Nextiva, Jive Communications, RingCentral, Ooma Office …

Telephony

UK PE firm Altitude Partners launches second regional fund

UK-based <b>Altitude Partners</b> is seeking to raise 10 million pounds in the first close of its second regional fund. The fund, which is being backed by …

Venture Capital

Could tech company Jive become a Utah unicorn?

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This article is the third part in a series about Utah tech companies that may be on their way to unicorn-dom. The second part can be …