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Free VoIP services: Not necessarily free

December 12, 2005 EST | Enterprise Technology , Internet

Though not a new technology, VOIP, or Voice Over Internet Protocol, has recently begun gaining ground on the traditional long distance telephone industry. Simply put, VOIP is the ability for a person to talk on the telephone over an Internet...

How to go wireless with VOIP in 5 easy steps

November 14, 2005 EST | Internet

You've seen the ads, and now you too, want to go wireless with a VoIP service. You have done your homework and are convinced that not only will VoIP save you money, but also the added features are just what...

5 benefits to adding VoIP

November 14, 2005 EST | Internet

There are many benefits and advantages to switching from PSTN- Public Switched Telephone Network. VoIP technology is growing and changing every day. Major corporations are transferring their business needs over to VoIP and households worldwide are making the switch. VoIP...

SBC Communications eNewConnect - Order or change phone service online

October 20, 2005 EST | Internet

SBC Communications' new product, named eNewConnect, allows customers to order new SBC phone service or move their existing SBC phone service to a new address, all online....

IP or not IP that is the question

September 28, 2005 EST | Internet

Will the technology I invest in today be obsolete in 5 years? Will the only systems installed in 5 years be IP systems? Is it a mistake to consider digital phone systems? These are questions that I am frequently asked....

Free ISP?

August 09, 2005 EST | Internet

Yes, there is such a thing as a free ISP or internet service provider. An internet service provider is a company that provides internet access, usually for a nominal fee. However, you might be surprised to find that there are...

Search technologies

August 09, 2005 EST | Internet

Each of us has been faced with the problem of searching for information more than once. Irregardless of the data source we are using (Internet, file system on our hard drive, data base or a global information system of a...

Understanding XML server

July 19, 2005 EST | Internet

XML Server can be a Web Server that stores the XML files in it and serves them on demand. The XML Server would have processing capabilities with an XML engine and to transform the XML document to other forms. Basically...

Does VoIP spell the end for traditional telephones?

July 16, 2005 EST | Internet

Just What is Voice Over IP Telephony? Voice over Internet Telephony is technology that means you can hold telephone calls over the Internet or an IP network. It eliminates the need for having separate lines for your Internet connection and...

VoIP Training Center

July 12, 2005 EST | Internet

There's a nice little VoIP training center courtesy of VoIP News anyone interested in VoIP should visit. Actually it's a comprehensive listing and review of training and certification programs offered around the world, online, and in CDs, videos and books....

Basic steps to optimize internet security

June 28, 2005 EST | Internet

First, here are some tips to make windows safer : For basic security and update patches install Service Pack 2 for Windows XP or Service Pack 4 for Windows 2000. Once a month use Windows Update so you can get...

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)

June 18, 2005 EST | Internet

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) is a wireline transmission technology that brings data and information faster over copper telephone lines already installed in homes and businesses. Traditional phone service connects your home or business to a telephone company office via copper...

HIgh speed internet access

June 18, 2005 EST | Internet

High-speed Internet access (sometimes loosely referred to as "broadband Internet access" or simply "broadband") allows users to access the Internet and Internet-related services at significantly higher speeds than traditional modems. High-speed Internet access makes the data processing capabilities necessary to...

Some DSL broadband definitions

June 09, 2005 EST | Internet

Often too many people get confused with all the definitions, here we have explained in easy to understand terms. ADSL: Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line - asymmetric meaning it's faster downstream than upstream. ASAM: Advanced Services Access Manager -Whether you have...

Skype hot selling products

June 07, 2005 EST | Internet

All Skype-to-Skype calls are FREE no matter where or when you call. In addition Skype has several premium services. It's important that you truly understand the value behind these products in order to become a successful marketing representative of Skype....

Introducing Skype

June 07, 2005 EST | Internet

Skype aims to delight you by offering free global telephony, to make unlimited, superior quality voice calls via its next-generation peer-to-peer software. Skype’s mission is providing a simple, reliable and friendly communications tool that just works. We aim for people...

Skype vs. Vonage VoIP comparison

June 07, 2005 EST | Internet

Many of you have probably already heard about VoIP, or voice over IP. This is a technology that allows you to make telephone calls using the internet. With VoIP you can save money on your monthly bill, get inexpensive or...

Wireless broadband - II

June 04, 2005 EST | Consumer Info , Internet

Does unlicensed mean unregulated? Many WISPs use what is termed “unlicensed” or “license exempt” devices to provide broadband services. This does not mean that they pose any safety concerns, or are somehow operating outside the law. The FCC tests and...

Wireless broadband

June 04, 2005 EST | Consumer Info , Internet

At the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), facilitating access to broadband services for all Americans, and thereby improving lives both at home and at work, is a central policy objective. Indeed, the President has called for affordable and universal broadband by...

VoIP / Internet Voice

June 04, 2005 EST | Consumer Info , Internet

Background Internet Voice, also known as Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), is a technology that allows you to make telephone calls using a broadband Internet connection instead of a regular (or analog) phone line. Some services using VoIP may only...

Search engine rank

June 03, 2005 EST | Consumer Info , Internet

You're using your favorite search engine, ready to find the most appropriate sites for your needs. You type in your search terms, and up comes a list of the most relevant sites, right? Not necessarily, says the Federal Trade Commission...

FTP - File Transfer Protocol explained

May 31, 2005 EST | Internet

File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a protocol that is part of the TCP/IP suite. It is the standard for transferring large amounts of data from server to server and from servers to clients. There is a very good chance that...

Introducing Really Simple Syndication in ASP.NET

May 29, 2005 EST | Internet

Really Simple Syndication (RSS) is an XML standard for declaring content entries for small content feeds. The RSS format has gained popularity over the years due to its simplicity. The XML file formatted according to the RSS specification is either...

Access control list in .NET framework

May 25, 2005 EST | Internet

Once you complete developing a web application, you need to secure it. This is when the aspect of security comes into picture. There will be some portions of your application which need to be secured from users. Securing an application...

Google introduces internet portal feature

May 23, 2005 EST | Internet

Google introduced a new option that will allow the millions of Google users worldwide to select components tools located underneath the search engine's hood and display them on the main page. The step pushes the company even more closer to...