Sales & Marketing


  • Report: AT&T Should Keep iPhone Exclusivity
    As many assume the iPhone will be available on the Verizon network sometime next year, at least a couple of analysts are arguing that AT&T should fight to maintain its exclusive deal with Apple’s famous smartphone.iSuppli Corp. says AT&T should keep iPhone ...More
    September 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • Twitter Now Open to Online Advertising
    Microblogging site Twitter now allows advertising.Founder Biz Stone announced the change to the venture capital-backed company’s terms of service in his blog on Thursday.Twitter has been searching for ways to make money as it attracts more than 45 million visitors ...More
    September 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • Sprint Unveiling Unlimited Cell-to-Cell Plan
    Sprint today is introducing a new calling plan that gives customers unlimited cell-to-cell calls to anyone in the U.S. Dubbed “Any Mobile, Anytime,” the new plan will set you back $70, but it includes data.Sprint, which has approximately 50 million customers on ...More
    September 10, 2009 Posted in News
  • Palm to ‘Dust’ Off Pixi in Time for Holiday Season
    Opening to mixed reviews and so-so sales numbers – depending on what you expected from the Pre – Palm is ready to pull the wraps off of the new Pixi in time for the holidays.The Pixi is a smartphone that you might describe as the Pre’s little brother. ...More
    September 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • Salesforce Tweets Twitter Integration
    As Salesforce.com’s Service Cloud offering for contact center agents takes off, the company announced it is integrating its offerings with Twitter, Google and Facebook. The collaborations are intended to supply expanded knowledge of customers to Salesforce.com ...More
    September 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • Don’t Invite Facebook Friends, Buy Them!
    Don’t have as many friends as you’d like? Not enough people looking at your wall on Facebook? An Australian marketing company has the answer to your problem. It will sell you some new friends.uSocial will help you attract 1,000 new friends for $177. If ...More
    September 5, 2009 Posted in News
  • 8x8 Virtual Office Bundle on Sale at 400 OfficeMax Stores
    IT Expo West – 8x8 Inc. announced this week that OfficeMax is offering the 8x8/Aastra co-branded 6755i IP business phone bundled with the 8x8 Virtual Office phone services, at approximately 400 of its retail locations in the United States and online. The plug-and-play ...More
    September 4, 2009 Posted in News, Voice over IP (VoIP)/IP Telephony
  • Report Names BlackBerry Storm 2 Release Date
    It’s looking more and more like Verizon’s move to cut the price of the BlackBerry Storm to just $50 was indeed a precursor to the release of the Storm 2.The popular Storm didn’t take long to sell out when it was released last fall. Now, a new report ...More
    September 4, 2009 Posted in News
  • TelcoBridges Touts New Distribution Partner
    IT EXPO — TelcoBridges Inc. has announced plans to help service providers deploy next-generation media gateways through a new North American distribution partnership.The partnership is with Pulse Inc., a provider of carrier-grade VoIP and Media Gateway solutions. As ...More
    September 3, 2009 Posted in News
  • Report: Palm Pre Sales to Miss Estimates
    A new report says sales of the Palm Pre are likely to fall way short of the 1 to 1.5 million smartphones that Sprint had hoped to sell in the third quarter.David Eller of Town Hall Investment Research says Sprint and Palm have reason to feel downright gloomy. Although no ...More
    September 3, 2009 Posted in News