Mobile Vikings withdraws VoIP app Viking Talk

Mobile Vikings Belgian MVNO Mobile Vikings is withdrawing its Viking Talk VoIP app, saying there are too many competitors in the market. New customers can no longer download the app, and existing users won’t be able to access the app from February. The app was first launched in October 2011 and later updated at the

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

CJ Hellovision shareholders approve SK Telecom merger

CJ Hellovision Shareholders of South Korean cableco CJ HelloVision have approved the company’s planned merger with SK Broadband, a unit of SK Telecom, the Korea Times reports. According to the newspaper more than 97% of the participating investors voted in favour of the KRW500 billion (USD405 million) deal, despite heightened resistance from minority shareholders, rival

Fayn offers 100 VoIP minutes free with all mobile tariffs

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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

Pleasant Kids Inc (OTCMKTS:PLKD) Looking To Be The NEXT Big Player

NEXT GEN Pleasant Kids Inc (OTCMKTS:PLKD) has been one of the most talked about names on the OTC markets. The stock has a history of explosive moves. PLKD has been a multi-bagger for those that got in near triple zeroes and then ran as high as $.41 per share. Driving these moves has been the

TalkTalk claims BT-EE deal could see price increases of 25 per cent or more

TalkTalk The Competition and Markets Authority’s (CMA) decision to approve BT’s £12.5bn takeover of EE could see price increases of 25 per cent or more, according to BT rival TalkTalk . Last week, the CMA approved the merger unconditionally, without offering any remedies. The UK’s trade association for VoIP and new communication services, ITSPA, labelled

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

Portabilidad numérica supera los 5 millones y 2015 fue el año donde se realizaron más cambios

Virgin Mobile Chile El año pasado se registró la mayor cifra de portaciones desde el inicio del beneficio, con más de 2 millones de cambios. En total, se han realizado 5.340.560 portaciones. Durante el año 2015 las portaciones numéricas alcanzaron 5.340.560, de los cuales 4.806.152 corresponden a números móviles y 534.408 a números fijos, esto

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

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

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