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10.23.15
FCC caps 'excessive and egregious' prison telephone rates
10.23.15

FCC caps 'excessive and egregious' prison telephone rates

The reform started because a Washington, DC grandmother couldn't afford to call her grandson in prison.

By S. Dent,   10.23.15
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07.02.12
Ooma Linx extender makes a visit to the FCC, lets phones go the extra DECT distance
07.02.12

Ooma Linx extender makes a visit to the FCC, lets phones go the extra DECT distance

For a VoIP phone company, Ooma has been unusually quiet since it showed us the HD2 handset at CES...

By J. Fingas,   07.02.12
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04.03.12
Motorola HS1101 and MBP2000PU Android Home Phones get examined, detailed by the FCC
04.03.12

Motorola HS1101 and MBP2000PU Android Home Phones get examined, detailed by the FCC

We imagine that the vast majority of Android users have since abandoned or even eliminated landline...

By Z. Honig,   04.03.12
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07.27.11
Vonage Extensions makes mobile international calling a free-of-charge affair
07.27.11

Vonage Extensions makes mobile international calling a free-of-charge affair

Hey Vonage customers, your VoIP service of choice is about to get a bit of a mobile value-add. Annou...

By J. Volpe,   07.27.11
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04.19.11
Vonage offers unlimited VoIP calling to mobile phones in 42 countries
04.19.11

Vonage offers unlimited VoIP calling to mobile phones in 42 countries

It's been a while since we've heard much from the ever-embattled VoIP provider, but it looks like Vo...

By C. Trout,   04.19.11
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12.31.09
AT&T asks FCC to phase out landline regulations
12.31.09

AT&T asks FCC to phase out landline regulations

A day without landline phones? Some may say that's inevitable, but it looks like AT&T is now sta...

By D. Melanson,   12.31.09
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10.22.08
TrueCall shall fight telemarketers on the beaches, landing grounds, etc
10.22.08

TrueCall shall fight telemarketers on the beaches, landing grounds, etc

Telemarketers-turned-inventors from the United Kingdom have started shipping TrueCall (£99.99)...

By Samuel Axon,   10.22.08
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09.05.07
Planet Earth: now home to four billion phone lines
09.05.07

Planet Earth: now home to four billion phone lines

Go on, pick your jaw up off the floor -- this isn't that staggering, now is it? Considering all thos...

By D. Murph,   09.05.07
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09.05.07
Planet Earth: now home to four billion phone lines
09.05.07

Planet Earth: now home to four billion phone lines

Go on, pick your jaw up off the floor -- this isn't that staggering, now is it? Considering all thos...

By D. Murph,   09.05.07
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