Hosted VoIP: The Build-Your-Own Mobility Solution

Over the last few years, the Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) industry has experienced an increased demand for new business communications solutions and functionalities. In turn, providers have been working to expand existing platforms and churn innovative solutions that facilitate mobility and remote work. Today’s increasingly popular trend of permitting employees to work outside of the office wouldn’t be possible without cloud-based innovations in hosted PBX and the many services it … [Read more...]

Provider in the Spotlight: DIDforSale

Based in sunny California, DIDforSale is a market leader in business VoIP services. As one of the most popular VoIP providers, DIDforSale is known for the superior quality of their services, and for offering superior prices. Rates are under $9.00 a month, with call rates that drop to as low as only $0.004 per minute. To top this all off, DIDforSale charges no minimums, and offers strong customer service. DIDforSale is partnered with several quality service providers in the US and all over the … [Read more...]

Are My VoIP Calls Safe from Government Surveillance?

When news broke this month about “project PRISM”, many callers began to wonder if any form of communication was safe from government surveillance. Under PRISM, the NSA (National Security Agency) gathered information on millions of citizens’ phone calls. According to Gen. Keith Alexander, the surveillance has prevented over 50 terrorists attacks since the September 11th attacks in 2001. The American public has been largely dichotomous about the surveillance. Some Americans are … [Read more...]

Like the iPhone – How About a Sun Phone?

When I caught up with Sun CTO Bob Brewin a few weeks ago at AjaxWorld, I wasn't expecting to talk about telephones. But that was exactly what Brewin had on his mind as he promoted Sun's software stack for Rich Internet Applications (RIAs), JavaFX. That's because JavaFX lets developers create programs that can be ported unchanged to PCs, music and video players, game consoles TV set-top boxes andphones. Kinda makes you think of the Apple iPhone. But Brewin is aiming higher than the iPhone, … [Read more...]