Articles by Colin C. Haley 

Qwest Backs VoIP E911 Deadline

The Baby Bell says the FCC should set a date for broadband telephony firms to provide E911.

Turning Hotspots Into VoIP Phone Booths

Vonage and UTStarcom team to help VoIP users on the go.

Connecting Kids With Claus

Cisco videophones give sick kids some face time with St. Nick.

Skype Takes Another EBay Exec

Henry Gomez will spearhead the VoIP service's North American expansion.

Cisco Enlisted For DoD IP Conferencing

The vendor joins Radvision to work on the largest voice and video conferencing project in the federal government.

Cisco Buys Into Video With Scientific-Atlanta

The network equipment maker pays $6.9B for the set-top box maker.

Juniper's Funk Buy

The network equipment maker pays $122M for security specialist Funk Software.

Level 3 Buys Triple-Play Shot

The backbone operator will pay $680 million for WilTel's network and video subsidiary.

Bandwidth.com Helps SMBs Find VoIP

Bandwidth.com unveils online test tools to serve SMBs.

Did Vonage Infringe on Patents?

A Sprint Nextel subsidiary thinks so and has sued the VoIP leader.

Skype Sticks With GIPS

The VoIP provider extends and expands its contract with Global IP Sound as it eyes the mobile market.

Skype 1.4 Rolls Out the Door

While Skype execs were negotiating a blockbuster sale, its developers were hard at work. What's new?

A Disconnect Between SMBs, VoIP

SMB decision-makers are interested in VoIP, but service providers aren't making it easy for them to buy.

Skype and Vonage: The Ones That Got Away

Veteran VCs acknowledge missing on two big VoIP names, but there's plenty of opportunity out there.

VoIP Bloggers Gain Influence

Daily commentators are helping shape new products, company strategy and regulations.

'A Dinosaur's Perspective' on VoIP

BellSouth's CTO says VoIP is an opportunity not a threat.

Sununu: IP Community Should Speak Up

In the wake of Hurricane Katrina communication problems, Sen. John Sununu says IP advocates have an important story to tell.

GIPS Goes Deeper in Asia-Pac

The maker of VoIP technology targets VoIP equipment manufacturers with a new office in Hong Kong.

Skype Goes Mobile in Germany

The VoIP player looks beyond the desktop by partnering with wireless carrier E-Plus.

Report: Vonage Preps For IPO

A public offering would illustrate the rapid ascension of VoIP from niche to mainstream.

Piggybacking on Skype

Startup iSkoot's software lets users connect to Skype with cell phones.

Vonage Confirms Site, Service Trouble

The VoIP provider's Web site was down, and some subscribers reported being unable to dial out today. The company said the issue has been resolved.

Vonage, TowerStream Tackle Wireless VoIP

Baby Bell rivals become partners in a common struggle.

Verizon Gets Schooled on VoIP

The carrier funds two research projects at Columbia.

Cisco Fills Triple-Play Slot

Pays $97M for Sheer Networks in backyard acquisition.

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