Making VoIP Simpler and Cheaper

Like they say, it’s better to light a candle than curse the darkness. In the case of HelloSoft founder and CEO Krishna Yarlagadda, it was his opinion years ago that VoIP equipment was too expensive and inefficient. Prior to founding the San Jose, CA VoIP start-up, Yarlagadda was no stranger to telephony. “I got into it when I was selling chips into cellular wireless base stations and we were looking for new technology and got into VoIP in 1995,” he explains. By 2002, Yarlagadda was … [Read more...]

Onward and Upward

To those of you who made it by the new Voxilla online store for some year-end shopping, we've been glad to see you! And we hope you've been pleased to see our fresh paint and the new goodies on our shelves. We are still working out some distribution logistics, but look forward to a year of new growth in 2007. For you with no idea what I'm going on about, we quietly changed a week or so ago from the old-stand-by shopping cart with the groovy orange graphics to a brand-new platform sporting … [Read more...]

Recipe For a Phone Call

Recipe Phone

At this time of year, we think about getting in touch. People you haven’t talked to in 30 years emerge from the woodwork to ask what you’ve been doing since you were college roommates all those years ago. And many of us will pick up the telephone to talk with faraway friends and relatives. To do that, we’ll dial a phone number. That number might be a Skype or Yahoo ID. But it’s still something we have to keep track of. And today, when everyone has an ever-increasing number of phone … [Read more...]

PhoneGnome Adds Fine-Tuned Calling

The rate at which the folks at Televolution add features to their nifty PhoneGnome products is astounding. Arguably already the simplest to use entry point for IP communications, it's also quickly becoming one of the most powerful. The most recent feature addition, which gives users the ability to direct their outgoing calls to virtually any SIP provider, is sure to offer heavy callers huge budget relief. A PhoneGnome user is now able to fine-tune how outgoing calls are handled by easily … [Read more...]