• Online Companies Determine Top Games of 2004
    Online wireless retailer LetsTalk and the editors of IGN.com, a destination for video gamers, have issued a Top 10 List of Wireless Games for 2004 as well as Editor's Choice Awards of the best games to buy for the upcoming holiday season. "Cell phones have become so ...More
    December 23, 2004 Posted in Articles
  • Cybertel Lets Military Families Talk Overseas during Holidays
    With some help from Cybertel Communications Corp., Marines stationed in Iraq this holiday will be able to talk with their families in the United States. Cybertel Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cybertel Capital Corp., says troops will place calls on its Cphone ...More
    December 23, 2004 Posted in Articles
  • Congress Sure to Revisit '96 Act in 2005, Panelists Say
    A serious review of the 1996 Telecommunications Act in the next Congress was a virtual certainty, according to key professional staff members from both the House of Representatives and the Senate during an appearance before the ALTS 2004 Business and Policy Conference this ...More
    December 3, 2004 Posted in News
  • CLEC Industry Awaits Final TRO Remand Order
    Speculation regarding the outcome of the FCC's “final” TRO Remand decision ran rampant during presentations at the ALTS 2004 Business and Policy Conference held Wednesday in Washington, D.C. FCC staffers, who appeared on many of the conference panels, were peppered with ...More
    December 3, 2004 Posted in News
  • News Briefs
    Last Mile Connections has expanded its offering to include global bandwidth management solutions. The company recently added inter-city bandwidth services covering a range of speeds and technologies, sourced neutrally from national and global carriers. Executives say as ...More
    December 1, 2004 Posted in Articles
  • Rethinking Internet Risk Management
    Hurricane Ivan illustrated a need for new forms of Internet business risk management when it damaged an undersea cable and disconnected the Cayman Islands. The disconnection lasted more than two days and is an example of a risk beyond the control of the enterprise or the ...More
    December 1, 2004 Posted in Articles
  • Products News
    ACCUDATA RELEASES ABL FOR COLLECT CALL BILLING Accudata Technologies Inc. has introduced its Assured Billing Lookup (ABL) service for collect calling. Accudata says many carriers lose out on revenue from calls that cannot be connected, so ABL hunts down billing information ...More
    December 1, 2004 Posted in Articles
  • News Briefs
    ATI, a carrier that works with master agents, has been selected by Inc. Magazine as company No. 41 on its Inc. 500 list. ATI came in No. 5 for the telecom sector and No. 2 in Orange County, Calif. Inc. Magazine's annual list ranks America's 500 fastest growing privately ...More
    December 1, 2004 Posted in Articles
  • Channel News
    Level (3) Solidifies VoIP Deals Level (3) Communications Inc. has been busy making deals with a number of companies, including European broadband provider ntl, integrated triple-play provider HomeNet Communications Inc., broadband provider Speakeasy, and reseller New Global ...More
    December 1, 2004 Posted in Articles
  • Round Table
    ROUNDTABLE... ON RULES THE FCC RELEASED FREEING THE BIGGEST LOCAL PHONE COMPANIES FROM OBLIGATIONS TO SHARE LOCAL LOOPS WITH COMPETITORS IF THEY BUILD A FIBER NETWORK WITHIN 500 FEET OF A HOME OR SMALL BUSINESS. "This relief was necessary to restore incentives to make ...More
    December 1, 2004 Posted in Articles