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New magicJack Plus with Free Calling over 4G and Wi-Fi

VocalTec Communications, maker of the low-cost magicJack telephony device, will be demonstrating its new magicJack Plus at CES tonight. A popular item since its launch in 2007--and the target of con...

NetTALK Duo Reviewed: It's a MagicJack Killer

Look out, magicJack! After reviewing the netTALK Duo, we found that this voice-over IP device--which lets you make free domestic and cheap international phone calls--is not only more versatile than ma...

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Unlimited Skype Calls Coming to Select Verizon Smart Phones Starting in March

In a joint press conference today, Verizon and Skype announced that Skype has created a mobile app exclusively for Verizon smart phones. Starting in March, the app will allow users to make Skype calls, often free, in lieu of using voice minutes..

netTALK Issues Terse Response to magicJack Criticism

It's on! Or is it? In response to magicJack founder Dan Borislow's sharply-worded comments last week, competitor netTALK has issued a very measured response, defending the credentials of its executive...

magicJack Head: Femtocell Device

It's amazing what a low price and a marketing blitz can accomplish. magicJack, the pocket-size USB plug-and-play VOIP service, has sold over 5 million units since its 2007 debut. The much-wanted Linux...

Can the netTALK Slay the Mighty magicJack?

Could this innocuous device be the magicJack killer? netTALK is looking to muscle in on Dan Borislow's territory with the TK6000, its very own low-cost telephony device that plugs into your notebook via USB. .

Skype Announces High-Definition 720p Video Calling

If video calling isn't an intimate enough way of keeping in touch, maybe seeing your friends' faces in high-definition will help. Today, Skype announced its high-definition service, at 720p resolution...

Holiday Gift Ideas For Keeping Families Connected

When you've got a large family spread out across the country, or even the globe as I do, the holidays can be a bit hard. Finding the right gift is difficult regardless of distance, but when the only i...

magicJack and Eee PC Merged Into One. Is Vonage-Aspire One Combo Far Behind?

If the technical or customer support problems haven't put you off magicJack's VOIP service altogether, you might be interested that a fan on the Unofficial magickJack Forums put the device inside his ...