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California lawmakers approve ban on state VoIP regulation

Industry-backed legislation to thwart California agencies from further regulation of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone service handily won approval this week from the Democratic-led state...

FCC initiative redoubles efforts for 'smart and streamlined' regulations

The Federal Communications Commission on Friday released its plan to take a fresh look at old regulations so to root out industry mandates that may be inconsistent, redundant, outdated or needlessly

8x8 reports record revenues for year, as more businesses turn to cloud services

8x8 Inc. (Nasdaq: EGHT) rode increased revenue from business customers to fourth-quarter 2012 earnings that topped analyst estimates for the quarter and closed out a solid year. The Sunnyvale,

Government lawyers oppose California VoIP deregulation proposal

Industry-backed legislation that would bar California officials from regulating Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) service in the Golden State drew opposition this week from lawyers at the California Public Utilities Commission.

Ericsson delivers first LTE business gateway, receives Verizon certification

Ericsson Converged Workspace is essentially an office in a box that provides office communications using an LTE link from Verizon Wireless.

Vonage shares slide as revenue continues to fall in Q1

VoIP provider Vonage (Nasdaq: VG) today reported a second consecutive quarter of lower revenue, as well as lower earnings in the first quarter of 2012; the combination sent the company's share price

California moves toward VoIP deregulation

A California State Senate bill designed to deregulate voice over IP services in California recently passed the California State Senate's Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications Committee by a vote

The wireless industry needs new ideas in managing spectrum shortage

Wireless companies do have options beyond just buying up spectrum.

Virtutone turns up wholesale VoIP division

VoIP provider Virtutone Networks has launched a wholesale division through which it will provide telephony services to other carriers. The company will use the new division to see VoIP services to

VoIP Supply rolls out new conferencing bundles

VoIP Supply is targeting enterprise customers with its new LifeSize Connections HD Bundles, a cloud-based, HD videoconferencing infrastructure as a service (IaaS) offering. The packages come with