VoIP player Nimbuzz raises $15 mn in Second round funding
TelecomTiger, July 4, 2008
Nimbuzz plans to use the funds for enhanced product development and offering so as to make increased number of handsets equipped with the company’s platform.
KITS to Release J2EE Solutions That Extends IBM Lotus Sametime(TM ...
RedOrbit, July 3, 2008
Knowledgeable & Innovative Technical Solutions, Inc. has announced plans to release RadioConnect(TM), an IBM Lotus Sametime plug-in that will extend IBM's Unified Communications (UC) tool set to Land Mobile Radios (LMR's), in late-September.
Google Talk isn’t the only iPhone optimized IM client
ZDNet, July 3, 2008
There are clients for jailbroken iPhones too, but today I am just writing about browser-based solutions.
8x8 Awarded New VoIP Patent
ag-IP-news Agency, July 3, 2008
Since its establishment in 1987, 8x8 has been awarded seventy-three (73) United States patents covering a variety of voice and video communications, processing and storage technologies.
Google Talk comes to the iPhone, death of the text message ...
The Industry Standard, July 2, 2008
Google has unveiled a web-based version of its Google Talk instant messaging client specifically built for the iPhone. Quite simply: It’s amazing — but it has limitations.
Adium 1.2.6 Released
123Macmini.com, July 2, 2008
The Adium team has announced the release of Adium 1.2.6. The big news with this release is that ICQ connectivity was restored with libpurple 2.4.3.
Computerworld Readers Applaud Nortel And Microsoft Unified ...
WebWire (press release), July 2, 2008
"Our unified communications solutions help users reach the right people while using the applications they rely on the most" said Adam Anger, senior director with the Business and Marketing Organization of Microsoft Hong Kong.
When Skype doesn't quite cut it
Computerworld Australia, July 1, 2008
Along with more than 700 other companies, Digital Rapids submitted a business case, stating how unified communications would benefit the company, which was reviewed by a panel of judges.
Startup Puts Unified Communications On One Box
CRN, June 30, 2008
Unison, a startup that's taking an open source path to bringing unified communications to the masses, on Monday announced pricing details and its inaugural channel program.
Research: Unified Communications and IP Contact Centers Show ...
TMC Net, June 30, 2008
As a result of these challenges, many have looked to unified communications to streamline processes and deliver cost savings while also driving efficiency and productivity.
Service brings Clips to E-mail, IM
Hollywood Reporter, June 30, 2008
PopTok, a new free service that will bring major-studio movie and TV clips to e-mail and instant messaging, is launching Monday in beta.
Baidu new Instant Messaging Service will offer Video
Developing Telecoms (press release), June 30, 2008
Baidu.com, the largest Chinese language internet search engine, is launching an instant messaging application with real-time video chat as it aims to hold on to its top spot.
Wi-Fi Alliance(R) Now Certifying Devices for Voice Over Wi-Fi ...
TMC Net, June 30, 2008
Driven by the growing popularity of Wi-Fi(R) technology and voice over IP (VoIP), the Wi-Fi industry has developed a new certification program for voice-capable Wi-Fi devices in home and small office environments.
Packetel’s Turbo Meeting Web Conferencing Solution Helps Business ...
dBusinessNews San Jose (press release), June 29, 2008
Packetel, a leading telecommunications company, announces its web conferencing service, Turbo Meeting.