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TextNow Launches VoIP Mobile Service, Plans Start At $19 Per Month

08/06/2013, Some people go with carrier unlocked devices because they don’t want to be restricted to one carrier for two years. Though if you’re not comfortable with any sort of commitment with a carrier, TextNow is the perfect alternative. It is a mobile...

Facebook Ports Free VoIP Calling To Android Platform

04/18/2013, We do know that Facebook, the world’s most popular social network at the moment, does offer VoIP calls to users of their app on the iOS platform, but it seems that Christmas has arrived slightly earlier this time around, where Facebook ported their free...

Facebook iPhone Messenger VoIP Feature Not Powered By Skype

01/17/2013, Facebook announced yesterday its iPhone Messenger application would receive the ability to make VoIP calls in the U.S., which was previously only made available to Canadian users as a way to test the feature before rolling it out in the U.S. Seeing how...

Facebook Rolls Out VoIP Calling To U.S. iPhone Messenger Users

01/16/2013, Earlier this month, Facebook updated its iPhone Messenger App to be a little more than just a way for you to IM your Facebook friends, that is, if for some reason you prefer to do it in a standalone application rather than reading your messages through...

Vox.io lets you make calls from your web browser for free

07/09/2012, If you love using Google Talk or the extremely popular VoIP service that is Skype, then perhaps Vox.io will interest you. Vox.io is a browser-based VoIP service that currently available for iPhone users. To use the app, users will have to create their own...

HD Voice makes a splash

01/26/2012, While we are more or less used to High Definition video, how about your ears? Are they up to snuff, what with the HD Voice making a splash in the VoIP scene? There is a way to measure sound quality, just like how pixel count matters where visuals are...

Ooma HD2 handset has smartphone features

01/10/2012, [CES 2012] How many of you have a landline these days? I suppose the Justin Bieber generation would go, “What’s that?” Ooma does not offer a classic landline service, but rather, it is the leading provider of HD-quality free home phone service, and...

Google Extends Free US and Canada Domestic Calling through 2012

12/13/2011, Google is doing it again and has made VOIP calls from GMail free for the USA and Canada through 2012. It’s Google’s gift for the Holidays and Google also reminds everyone that it also offers calls to the rest of the world at rates that it...

Skype 5.7 beta for Windows slightly updated

11/17/2011, Skype 5.7 beta for Windows (5.7.0.123, download link) has received an update which features a few new /better functionalities: Group screen sharing: First, groups can now use screen sharing. This was previously only working with a one to one video chat....

Brando’s Bluetooth handset TK2 could double up as a phone

11/16/2011, If you prefer the concept of a Bluetooth handset over a Bluetooth earpiece, Brando may have the solution for you with the Bluetooth Handset TK2, as pictured to the right above next to the iPhone. It basically acts and holds like a phone, which we’re...