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News Buzz (Updated November 10, 2007)

First Look: Windows Live apps
Times of India, November 10, 2007
Microsoft and its Web rivals like Google Inc and Yahoo Inc are all jockeying to capitalise on the surge of advertising money flowing to the Web.
That’s Your AIM in My Gtalk
TechCrunch, November 9, 2007
In the meantime, it looks like AIM will soon be working just fine with Google Talk, Google’s IM client.
Interra Picks Managed Voip Solution from Cypress Communications
TMCnet, November 9, 2007
Interra International, a worldwide trading company headquartered in Atlanta, has signed a contract with Cypress Communications
Mundu IM Brings Instant Messaging to the iphone
TMC Net, November 8, 2007
Geodesic Information Systems today announced a brand new member of their Mundu(TM) product line, Mundu IM - iPhone Edition, specifically designed and optimized to work with the Apple Safari web browser on the iPhone.
Sungard NZ leads Global Unified Comms Trial
Computerworld New Zealand, November 8, 2007
Financial software and services giant Sungard is taking its first steps towards unified communications, with a New Zealand rollout of Microsoft’s just-announced Office Communications Server.
IBM and Nokia collaborate for mobility with Lotus Notes 8
AME Info (press release), November 8, 2007
IBM and Nokia are collaborating to make it easier for business professionals in the region to 'go mobile' while staying fully integrated with their organization's messaging platform.
Fonality Merges voip and CRM
IDM.net.au, November 7, 2007
Fonality claims it is going to unite the two worlds in order to provide an integrated communications and customer relationship management (CRM) platform aimed at SMEs.
New Generation of Windows Live Now Available to Consumers Worldwide
WebWire (press release), November 7, 2007
Microsoft today announced the global availability of the next generation of its Windows Live services, a set of online tools available at no charge for consumers…
Meez Launches Animated 3D Avatars on AOL’s AIM
Business Wire (press release), November 7, 2007
By partnering with AIM, one of the Web’s leading social communities, Meez continues to expand the creative user applications for its avatars and the promotional opportunities for brand advertisers.
Microsoft Launches Xbox LIVE in India.
Desicritics.org, November 7, 2007
Beginning the 5th of November, gamers in India can go online using their Xbox 360 consoles to play multiplayer games and arcade games, download games, demos and media content, and engage with the online Xbox community.
Oracle Introduces Oracle(R) Communications Unified Inventory ...
CNNMoney.com, November 6, 2007
Oracle today introduced Oracle(R) Communications Unified Inventory Management, a new standards-based inventory management application that will provide communications service providers with a real-time, unified view of customer, service and resource inventory.
Microsoft launches next wave of Biz Communications Software
Moneycontrol.com (press release), November 6, 2007
Microsoft India today announced the availability of its Unified Communications (UC) software following the global launch by Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates in San Francisco last week.
Yahoo! Enhances Messenger for Filipinos
Inquirer.net, November 6, 2007
Online services portal Yahoo! is introducing a beta version of its instant messaging application targeted at Filipinos.
Siemens' Deploys Unified Communication Solution over IP for ...
CNNMoney.com, November 6, 2007
The new solution centralizes the HSS's communications resources, saves money and improves collaboration among employees at HSS's facilities and those of its affiliates in the United States and Mexico.
Joost Chooses meebo to Power Channel Chat
Business Wire (press release), November 6, 2007
meebo, a website for instant messaging (IM), today announced a partnership with Joost to power Channel Chat across Joost’s global TV distribution platform.
AT&T Boosts Unified Communications Portfolio with Interwise Buy
SDA India Magazine, November 5, 2007
AT & T has provided a fillip to its unified communications portfolio through its acquisition of Interwise, leading global provider of Internet Protocol (IP)-based voice, Web and video conferencing services.
Avistar Communications Gerald Burnett to retire as CEO
Trading Markets (press release), November 5, 2007
Avistar Communications Corp. said Monday Gerald Burnett, its founder and chairman, plans to retire as chief executive at year end.
Ensim Launches Blackberry Connector for Unify Enterprise at ...
Web Services Journal, November 5, 2007
Ensim Corporation, the leading provider of management software for unified communications infrastructure, today released a new connector for its Unify Enterprise platform to support BlackBerry® Enterprise Server (BES).
British Airways Taps Communigate Systems to Unify Communications
Trading Markets (press release), November 4, 2007
CommuniGate Systems, a provider of carrier-class Rich Media Internet Communications solutions, announced that British Airways has chosen CommuniGate Pro to drive communications for the company's diverse and worldwide mobile employee base.

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