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Kineto's Smart VoIP offers competition to Goggle Voice, Skype

Kineto Wireless has rolled out a "Smart VoIP" app that allows mobile operators to offer an over-the-top voice service through their existing network infrastructure. Kineto's Smart VoIP application

Cisco wants EU to re-examine Skype-Microsoft deal

Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) is asking a European court to take another look at the EU's approval of Microsoft's (Nasdaq: MSFT) $8.5 billion acquisition of Skype, seeking to have regulators force the VoIP

Rebtel tops 15M users in 2011, eyes 25M in 2012

VoIP provider Rebtel, which has increasingly turned its focus to mobile VoIP and has targeted Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT)'s Skype as its main competitor, has grown its user log to more than 15 million

RTX launches new cordless Skype phone

RTX is rolling out a new cordless Skype phone that doesn't require a user to be physically connected to a PC to make a VoIP call. The DUALphone 4088 simply requires a broadband connection to

Skype to integrate with Windows Phone 'soon…' maybe

The military axiom "hurry up, and wait," could well become Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT)'s own when it comes to integrating its Skype VoIP and video calling app with its Windows Phone. Skype--which was

Sigma Designs shows HD videoconferencing for the home system

Sigma Designs, a provider of system-on-chip solutions that enable service providers to deliver entertainment and control throughout the home, is jumping into the video conferencing market. The

Logitech rolls out webcam for 1080p video calling

Logitech (Nasdaq: LOGI) is looking to get a bigger piece of the consumer and SMB market with a high-end webcam that provides users of Skype and other video calling platforms, with up to 1080p video.

Growing Skype, FaceTime and Google help families connect at holiday time

Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT)'s Skype is now averaging some 300 million video call minutes a day, up about 900 percent from just four years ago. And, other services, like Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) chat and

Skype offering free Wi-Fi hotspots for travelers at over 50 U.S. airports

Click here to zoom in on this map. Facing the delight of air travel this holiday season? Have some last minute shopping to do while you're waiting for your flight to be called in Spokane,

Microsoft's so.cl experiment includes video sharing, group chat

Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT)'s FUSE Labs has rolled out a semi-social website called, appropriately, so.cl, which combines web browsing, search and networking into one package. Microsoft describes So.cl,