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News Buzz (Updated December 18, 2008)

Meebo To Launch Syndicated IM Service
MediaPost Publications, December 18, 2008
"The service allows users to log into all of their networks at the same time," Meebo chief revenue officer Carter Brokaw said at an industry summit on Wednesday.
BeejiveIM for iPhone Drops Price, Helps Last Minute Shoppers Fill ...
MarketWatch, Dec 17, 2008
BeejiveIM for iPhone is helping last minute shoppers find the best deals for their loved ones -- and themselves -- by offering this top iPhone App Store instant messaging application for only $12.99, down from $15.99.
The Radicati Group Releases New Study, "Messaging & Collaboration ...
MarketWatch, Dec 17, 2008
This shows the continued importance of email in the corporate world, even in the face of other collaborative tools, such as business social networks, IM, web conferencing software, and others.
Yahoo shows ads in IM Chat Windows
CNET News, December 17, 2008
Yahoo Messenger long has shown ads on its buddy list window, but the Internet pioneer is testing them in the instant-messaging chat windows as well.
GizmoCall tries to make cheap VoIP calls easy
Cnet Asia, December 17, 2008
A new low-cost voice over Internet Protocol service started by serial entrepreneur Michael Robertson promises to provide cheap phone calls without requiring any software to be downloaded.
MTS Allstream Wins Unified Communications Partner of the Year in ...
CNW Telbec, December 16, 2008
MTS Allstream Inc. ("MTS Allstream") has been selected as the winner in the Solutions Awards category at the 2008 Microsoft Partner Program IMPACT Awards.
Livemeetups.com - Brand New Web Conferencing Solution Launched
PRLog.Org (press release), December 16, 2008
Livemeetups.com is web conferencing and online meeting solution, which enables simple and fast desktop sharing between presenter and attendees.
Covergence Virtualizes PBXs, Delivering a Cohesive VoIP Service ...
Business Wire (press release), December 15, 2008
CSM is communications middleware that virtualizes multi-vendor PBXs and Unified Communications systems into a single cohesive service that reduces costs and improves productivity.
IBM Delivers New Cloud Service for Web Conferencing
PR-USA.net (press release), December 15, 2008
IBM also announced a new distribution partnership with InterCall to deliver Lotus Sametime Unyte’s intuitive online meeting capability to InterCall customers worldwide.
Gold Systems Achieves Unified Communications Competency Voice ...
Business Wire (press release), December 15, 2008
Companies who achieve the Unified Communications competency Voice specialization are qualified by Microsoft to deploy Microsoft unified communications technologies such as Microsoft Exchange Unified Messaging and Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007, including Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and audio-, video-, and Web-conferencing.

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