Will 911 Difficulties Derail VoIP?

Service providers are bracing for a major sea change as the feds prepare to impose first-ever regulations requiring them to offer enhanced emergency calling services. Some providers, including telecom giant AT&T, are saying they may have to pull the plug on existing customers if new FCC Chief Kevin Martin gets his way when the commission meets next week. Not helping the VoIP providers' cause is the recent death of an infant in Forida, whose parents tried to call 911 on their Vonage line … [Read more...]