Natterbox to Revolutionize Business Telephony for Salesforce Users

Natterbox Natterbox, the UK-based global voice cloud services provider, today introduced Natterbox VoiceCloud PBX for Salesforce®, the first complete global telephony system that is managed from within Salesforce®. The global service introduces a new era in self-service telephony — landline and mobile — for the world’s leading enterprise cloud ecosystem. With this introduction, Natterbox is…

Lycamobile charts expansion into emerging markets and OTT services

Lycamobile OTT Just like traditional operators, MVNO Lycamobile is diversifying and expanding into OTT services in order to offer more value to its customers. In the last six months, the company launched the services Lycaremit, an online money transfer service; Lycachat, a VoIP app; and the entertainment service LycaTV. CEO Christopher Tooley told Telecompaper more…

IVR Technologies, Inc. Partners with Acrobits, S.R.O. for Integrated OTT SIP Softphone and WebRTC Client Solutions

OTT IVR Technologies, a leading software development company providing mobile and VoIP enhanced services as well as real-time billing solutions to mobile and next-generation carrier networks, has partnered with Acrobits, an innovator of OTT SIP and WebRTC client applications. The integrated Cloud Softphone solution provides mobile and VoIP operators with a branded client that is…

One Horizon Delivers Mobile VoIP Solution for Prepaid Roamers With Smart Communications, the Philippines’ Leading Wireless Service Provider

VoIP One Horizon Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: OHGI), a leading carrier-grade VoIP solution for mobile providers and smartphones, today announced that it has delivered a data roaming VoIP solution with its customer, Smart Communications, the Philippines’ leading wireless service provider with an estimated 55 million prepaid subscribers. For the first time ever, prepaid subscribers that travel…

Interim injunction dismissed because of delay Lebara Mobile Ltd and others v Lycamobile UK Ltd and others [2015] EWHC 3318 (Ch)

Lebara Mobile After a three-day hearing in late November 2015, the Court dismissed Lebara’s application for an interim injunction to prevent Lyca blocking its own customers from accessing Lebara services. Lebara’s delay in bringing the application was one of the key determining factors against the granting of the injunction. What? In February 2015, Lebara launched…

ChatSim Unlimited

ChatSim ChatSim Unlimited is a global roaming SIM card with an unbeatable price: $12 for the SIM, plus $12 per year for unlimited messaging through various chat apps. I tried it in two European countries and found it delivered on its promises in both Greece and Spain, as well as at home in New York…

Fayn offers 100 VoIP minutes free with all mobile tariffs

Fayn VoIP

Czech MVNO and VoIP operator Fayn introduced a promotion, offering new and existing customers of all mobile tariffs a gift package of 100 minutes to be used in March.

Customers will be able to spend the minutes on VoIP calls. With all mobile tariffs, the operator attaches a VoIP number.

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Manana Innovations to invest Rs 500 crore in telecom business

VoIP Telecom services company Manana Innovations plans to invest Rs 500 crore to build its mobile services business in India and abroad over the next five years. “We are looking at international roaming business. In India, this market is estimated to be around Rs 18,000 crore. We are looking to capture five per cent of…

MOGUL WAVE OPENS NEW CHILE OFFICE

Travel SIM Mogul Wave LLC, a mobile VoIP industry leader, today announced that it has opened a new office in Chile to better meet the needs of the consumers and business professionals in the area.

 Plans to develop operations in Chile were initiated due to their rapidly expanding distribution base. The new office, which includes…

Telinta Enhances its TeliSIM MVNO Solution by Adding Direct Calling within the European Union

VoIP MVNO Direct Calling helps telecom service providers to better meet the needs of travelers calling within the European Union. Award-winning cloud-based MVNO solution replaces GSM Termination with cost-effective VoIP. Telinta, a leading provider of cloud-based Switching and Billing solutions for telecom service providers, today announced the addition of a Direct Calling option for its…

ITSPA concerned about wholesale UK mobile market

VoIP ITSPA, UK trade association for VoIP and next generation communication service providers, has expressed major concern for the future health of the UK mobile market after the merger of BT and EE was formally approved by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). ITSPA chairman Eli Katz said that the competitiveness of the UK mobile…

TextNow Wireless

TextNow Wireless TextNow Wireless is one of several hybrid cellular/Wi-Fi service providers that have popped up in recent years, but what sets it apart from the rest is its price. A mere $18.99 per month gets you 500MB of 3G/4G data and unlimited 2G, talk, and texting. That’s lower than you’ll find on Google’s Project…

Cloud Telephones aiming to double reseller numbers

Cloud Telephones, the specialist VoIP and connectivity services provider, is aiming to double the number of resellers it works with pro-actively to market and sell hosted VoIP services over the coming year. The company is currently working with and paying commission to 70 partners across the UK and wants to bring another 70 on board…

Verizon Asks FCC for a VoIP Waiver Too

Verizon is asking the FCC for the same conditions on voice-over-IP (VoIP) calling that the government agency recently granted AT&T. Earlier in October, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) granted AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) a waiver, saying that the carrier didn’t have to support Teletype (TTY) voice-to-text support for hearing-impaired customers with VoIP calling. The carrier…

Telinta Integrates its MVNO Solution and Mobile Softphone into a Seamless White Label Mobile Solution

Telecom service providers can now provide an integrated offer combining highly profitable global mobile roaming with a brandable mobile softphone application. Seamless white label mobile solution is attractive to both business and consumer end users seeking cost-effective mobile calling while traveling. Telinta, a global leader in cloud-based VoIP switching and billing, today announced that telecom…

Convergence – What Operators Should Consider

Convergence comes in many forms, and there are several functions that operators need to consider when creating or upgrading their networks. Today’s mobile and VoIP networks consist of disparate systems, most of which do not integrate at the back-end and usually have some elements based on post and/or real-time processing. Consider an MVNO that relies…

Artilium acquires Comsys

We are happy to announce that today we have transformed the Artilium group’s prospects with the acquisition of Comsys (www.comsys.net). In particular it accelerates our growth strategy beyond Belgium so we can now reach more customers and deliver more products. The highlights of this deal are: Artilium and Comsys agree to merge to strengthen leadership…

Acquisition & Appointment of Director

Artilium acquires Comsys Group to boost international growth and earnings Appoints Non-Executive Director Artilium and Comsys agree to merge to strengthen leadership in telecom software Consideration to be satisfied with issue of Artilium shares, locked in for 12 months The acquisition is earnings accretive in the first year Comsys founder, Mr. Dorenbos, becomes Non-Executive Director…

Telco Cuba, Inc. Announces Its “Let’s Talk Cuba” Service and Other Milestones

Telco Cuba, Inc. (OTC PINK: QBAN), a publicly traded telecom solutions provider, is excited to announce several milestones. Telco Cuba relaunches its flagship website, http://www.telcocuba.com. The website is the focal point of all services to be made available to its subscribers. Subscribers will be able to view our service offerings, purchase mobile phones and engage…

Mexican MVNO QBoCel Selects FTS’ MVNO Billing & Policy Control Solution

FTS, a global provider of billing, charging, policy control and payment solutions, today announced that QBoCel, a Mexican MVNO that operates on Telefonica’s Movistar Mexico network, has selected FTS’ MVNO billing and policy control solution to offer innovative services to its customers. The multi-year, multi-million dollar project marks a significant expansion for FTS in the…

Corrected Press Release: NEXT Enters Into Definitive Agreement With Pleasant

Pleasant Kids, Inc. (OTC PINK:PLKD) and Next Group Holdings, Inc., a leading-edge technology and communications group that combines mobility and remittances into one global product are issuing this press release to correct and clarify that certain press release issued on August 17, 2015 announcing that the parties have completed a merger. On August 15, 2015,…

SmartMobile MVNO launched in South Africa

Cape Town-based SmartMobile, which specializes in providing cellular services and handsets to the emerging post-paid market in South Africa, has officially launched its MVNO Cape Town-based SmartMobile, which specializes in providing cellular services and handsets to the emerging post-paid market in South Africa, has officially launched its MVNO through MVN-X (headed by former Virgin Mobile…

Africa: Trends That Will Accelerate Africa’s Data Future – Anticipating the End of the Mobile Operator As We Know It

The transition to an all-data future in Africa will not necessarily be smooth or quick. But signs from elsewhere indicate an accelerating move from the old mobile ways to what may become the new data ones. Russell Southwood looks at recent global and African industry news developments that have important implications for Africa’s communications industry.…