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Siemens Releases Multi-Standard Base Station

Siemens Communications Inc. yesterday at CTIA Wireless released its Siemens Multi-standard Base Station (MBS). The system provides Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) cellular operators with one platform for supporting the radio elements for 2G and 3G mobile networks, without needing to buy individual systems for each technology. Using the Siemens MBS, operators can upgrade […]

PayPal Launches Mobile Purchasing Service

PayPal, part of online auction giant eBay Inc., on Thursday introduced PayPal Mobile, a text message-based service that lets consumers in the United States and Canada send money using their mobile devices. People also can buy items using PayPal Mobiles Text to Buy service. Companies including 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, Bravo, MTV and the […]

UTStarcom Demonstrates Wireless Technologies, New Devices

UTStarcom Inc. made several announcements this week at CTIA Wireless in Las Vegas. The company first is demonstrating a live video transmission using EV-DO Revision A wireless technology. UTStarcom has expanded on its distributed 1xRTT architecture to provide EV-DO Rev A capabilities, which is designed to enable operators to offer a much faster network to […]

Bango, mBlox Partner

Bango, the mobile content enabler, and mBlox, a mobile transaction network, have announced a global collaboration to deliver an integrated content billing solution. By integrating the mBlox billing platform with Bangos browse-and-buy technology, users get a portal style payment experience for mobile content even though the underlying billing mechanism is Premium SMS. When content is […]

Product News

MetaSolv, Foundry Develop Platform for Service Providers OSS provider MetaSolv Software Inc. has teamed with Foundry Networks Inc., a maker of equipment including LAN, backbone and applications switches. The companies have created a pre-integrated platform they say supports quicker time-to-market as providers deploy MPLS and Ethernet services. The joint service covers activation of MPLS-based VPN […]

Comtrend Combines VDSL2, ADSL2+ in Wireless Router

A new multimode DSL wireless router, called the CT-5371, from Comtrend Corp., supports all existing ADSL standards as well as the ITU-T VDSL2 standard. The box includes four 10/100 Base-T Ethernet ports and one USB port to provide wired LAN connectivity along with an integrated 802.11n Wi-Fi WLAN access point. The system employs a scalable […]

Intelecom Unveils Partner Program, INTELEBOX Gateway

Intelecom Solutions Inc. (Booth 633) unveiled today its new partner program and launched its INTELEBOX gateway to enable end-to-end VoIP services. Intelecom is a 10-year-old integrated communications carrier that provides voice and data applications over a private data network as well as the public Internet. At its booth, Intelecom will demonstrate the quality of its […]

Meetings Costing Too Much Green?

Genesys Conferencing (Booth 523) has launched a free tool that tallies up the savings a company can achieve by using Web conferencing, including the positive effect of conferencing on global greenhouse gas emissions. Most companies dont think about the environmental impact their traveling workforces make, said the company, including the emission of tons of carbon […]

NEW PRODUCTS

TalkSwitch Inc. Unveils TS-600 Desktop Telephone Set TalkSwitch, which makes telephone systems for small and multilocation businesses, has released its TS-600 desktop telephone set for the North American market. The TS-600 is a single-line analog telephone set that incorporates a mix of telephony features such as a 7.4-square-inch LCD display, a speakerphone and single-cord connectivity, […]

Skype Launches Presence Engine

Peer-to-peer VoIP provider Skype has announced SkypeWeb, a Web presence feature that allows people to see Skype users online status and chat with them from any Web site. Web administrators also can enable all site visitors to talk for free over the Internet. Users can make their Skype status available on the Web by opting […]

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