• ClearOne Introduces Converge Pro 880T
    ClearOne Communications Inc. announced availability of the Converge Pro 880T, a new addition to the Converge Pro platform of professional audio solutions for conferencing applications. Because the new 880T includes a built-in telephone interface and power amplifier, it is a ...More
    January 7, 2008 Posted in News
  • Newertech Announces iPhone Accessory Line
    Newer Technology Inc. (NewerTech), a developer of PC, Macintosh and iPod performance upgrades and accessories, announced its new NewerTech iPhone Accessory Line consisting of six products that add iPhone functionality and user convenience. The NewerTech iPhone Accessory ...More
    January 7, 2008 Posted in News
  • Motorola Lays Off 1,600 More Employees
    Motorola Inc. said late Friday it laid off 1,600 more employees in the fourth quarter of 2007 and that the costs will create capex charges in 2008. The telecom equipment company released the information in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Motorola in ...More
    January 4, 2008 By Kelly Teal Posted in News
  • Intelliverse Mourns Raveill’s Passing
    Paul Raveill, vice president of wholesale services at Intelliverse, died Dec. 23. He was 49. Intelliverse said Raveill had been suffering for the past year from Sarcoidosis, a multiorgan disease, which attacks the organs when granulomas (masses of inflamed tissue or lumps) ...More
    January 4, 2008 By Cara Sievers Posted in News
  • KeaneTel Reopens Sales Partner Program Enrollment
    KeaneTel has announced that enrollment in its Sales Partner Program, which closed in January 2007, is open again this month. The family-owned master agent says it chose, for the benefit of its sales partners, to grow its distribution channel at a manageable rate and ...More
    January 4, 2008 By Cara Sievers Posted in News
  • Vonage Pays Sprint $80 Million, Presumably Running Out of Cash
    A document filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and published Thursday shows that Vonage Holdings Corp. has paid the $80 million it agreed to hand over for infringing on some of Sprint Nextel Corp.’s VoIP patents. Vonage and Sprint reached a settlement ...More
    January 4, 2008 By Kelly Teal Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Intel Drops Out of One Laptop Program
    Intel Corp. said it has left the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) program, which aims to provide low-cost computers to children in underdeveloped countries. The chip maker said ongoing disagreements with the organization forced the move, which comes just days before a OLPC ...More
    January 4, 2008 Posted in News
  • Bandwave Systems Presents Agent-Partner Award
    Bandwave Systems presented Jack Zoblin, president of Cory Communications in Haddonfield, N.J., with its Agent-Partner award. “It was a pleasure to present the Borgata gift certificate to Jack Zoblin of Cory Communications commemorating five productive years in our agent ...More
    January 4, 2008 Posted in News
  • Channel Director Leaves New Edge Networks
    Bruce Barnes, former director of channel programs at New Edge Networks, left the company to take a position with Qwest Communications International Inc. In his role as sales manager at Qwest, Barnes will not be involved in the Qwest Business Partner Program. “In early ...More
    January 3, 2008 Posted in News
  • Level 3-Limelight Case Could be Trendsetter
    Level 3 Communications Inc. said this week it’s suing Limelight Networks Inc. for infringing on its content delivery network patents. Meanwhile, one telecom attorney predicted the number of cases like this only will increase as carriers roll out converged services. ...More
    January 2, 2008 By Kelly Teal Posted in News