iPhone Raises its Internet Voice

Medford, Cassimir
July 2008
Red Herring;7/11/2008, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the move of Apple Inc. to add a VoIP service from Truphone to its iPhone App Store in 2008. It is noted that low-cost mobile Internet phone via the App Store could prove a hit for fans of Apple's iPhone but a threat to its carrier partners. Moe Tanabian, a principal with IBB Consulting, indicated the importance of the service to AT&T.


Related Articles

  • Free streaming is the future of audio.  // Electronics Weekly;9/9/2009, Issue 2397, p3 

    The article presents the author's comments on the future of online voice telephony (VOIP). Apple Inc. recently agreed to provide the Spotify music-streaming application for the iPhone in its stores. The author says that Apple's offer shows the future of online audio where customers will have...

  • PCW Forum.  // PCWorld;Mar2008, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p15 

    Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including one about the iPhone, "How to Switch to VoIP Phone Service," in the November 2007 issue, and "What's Your Company's ITers Wish You Didn't Know," in the January 2007 issue.

  • How Wi-Fi saved 3G from the i Phone. Tanner, John C. // Wireless Asia;May/Jun2009, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p6 

    The article presents an analysis concerning the aspect of iPhone as an element driving 3G operator interest in interacting with Wi-Fi network. It stresses the network capability of Wi-Fi to transform into the equivalent of public femtocells. It says that the costs of Wi-Fi hot spots were offset...

  • VoIP Gets Wake-up Call. Medford, Cassimir // Red Herring;6/27/2008, p3 

    The article unveils the plan of T-Mobile USA to launch a $10 per month home phone service across the U.S. The plan is said to have raised shock waves in the Internet voice industry. According to Moe Tanabian, a principal with IBB Consulting, such plan marks voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) as...

  • APPLE CHANGES THE RULES. Wildstrom, Stephen // BRW;1/8/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 50, p14 

    The article reports that Apple has changed the telecommunication industry with its introduction of iPhone. AT&T became the big winner when it signed on as the exclusive iPhone carrier in the U.S. AT&T activated 2.4 million of the 3G iPnes in 2008, with 40 percent of the consumers coming from...

  • Tethering and the iPhone. Arya, Aayush // Macworld;Jun2009, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p14 

    The article offers information on tethering, the ability to share a cellular phone's EDGE or 3G connection with a computer via Bluetooth, USB, or Wi-Fi, which is missing on Apple Inc.'s iPhone. Using a phone that supports tethering, one can get one's computer onto the Internet where there is a...

  • Dialing Up Low Phone Bills. LaGesse, David // U.S. News & World Report;11/3/2008, Vol. 145 Issue 10, p62 

    The article offers information about Internet telephone systems for U.S. residents wishing to save money. With the expansion of voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) technology, cable television and telephone companies are introducing combinations of Internet and landline services. The telephone...

  • movements.  // Telecom Asia;Sep2012, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p11 

    The article offers telecommunication news brief as of September 2012 on topics including rumors suggesting the launch of next-generation iPhone by Apple Inc., increase in average internet speed and action against illegitimate app stores in the U.S.

  • A Worm Turns. Wolfe, Daniel // American Banker;11/25/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 212, p5 

    The article discusses an iPhone computer worm called "Duh," which steals data stored on the phone, and intercepts one-time-use passcodes sent by text message to people logging in at online banking sites. The Duh worm can only attack iPhones which have been "jail-broken," enabling them to run...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics