Over-The-Top Is Coming to Take Your Voice

Nigel Eastwood | Posted 01.06.2016 | UK Tech
Nigel Eastwood

The tech giants are only just starting to recognise what they can potentially offer to their customers - and by offering their users new services they hope to tie them into their existing social networks.

WhatsApp VoIP: Will it Succeed in the Developing World?

Nigel Eastwood | Posted 21.03.2015 | UK Tech
Nigel Eastwood

VoIP technology is actually now more than 20 years old and the initial boom in consumer wireline VoIP came more than 10 years ago. Wireless mobile VoIP has also been around for quite a number of years. The first consumer application was introduced in 2006. A long time ago in telecoms!

10 Incredibly Creative Uses for VoIP

Hilary Wardle | Posted 03.08.2014 | UK Tech
Hilary Wardle

Cheap or free Voice Over Internet Protocol calls- commonly known as VoIP - have become hugely popular in recent years popularity thanks to the success of mass market services such as Skype.

Is Facebook's Latest Release Proof It's Making A Phone?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.03.2013 | UK Tech

Facebook is testing free voice calling in the United States. Mark Zuckerberg's social network has begun the limited test using its Messenger app fo...

Ringing in the New Year With Telecom Predictions

Andreas Bernström | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Tech
Andreas Bernström

As we put an eventful 2012 behind us and head into 2013, it's time to gaze into our crystal ball and predict what we can expect to see in the fast-paced telecoms industry in the coming twelve months.

VoIP - The Future of Calling?

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

Voice over internet protocol is the future of calling. Just like landlines and the telegraph machine, one day even SIM cards will demand their own spot at the technology museum.

Operators Get Gold for Service During the Olympics

Andreas Bernström | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK Tech
Andreas Bernström

Whenever there is a major sporting occasion that engages the British public, the UK press likes to pen a few stories about how many extra cups of tea will be made during the event by thirsty viewers.

Sun, Sea and Mobiles: Get the Most Out of Your Phone on Holiday

Andreas Bernström | Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Tech
Andreas Bernström

Most people never go anywhere without their mobile these days and there even exists a name for those who experience anxiety when they are without their phone: nomophobia. What's more, O2 claim mobile usage abroad is growing by 100% each year.

VoIP Blocking 'Could Cause 18m To Switch Networks', Survey Claims

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.05.2012 | UK Tech

Mobile operators blocking Skype, Rebtel and other internet voice calling (VoIP) apps could cause more than 18m British smartphone users to switch netw...

A paradox wrapped inside a conundrum

John Carr | Posted 25.09.2011 | UK
John Carr

A neatly almost-alliterative subject header in an email caught my eye recently. Mind Candy boss explains Moshi Monsters mobile strategy Hmmm. For th...