Google Voice users bummed by the lack of call features in Hangouts have cause to rejoice.
The technology to implement Voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) is maturing, but mobile operators won't roll out telephony services in earnest until 2015. At the same time apps like Skype and Fring are growing quickly in popularity, according to Infonetics Research.
ZRTPCPP, an open-source library that's used by several applications offering end-to-end encrypted phone calls, contained three vulnerabilities that could have enabled arbitrary code execution and denial-of-service attacks, according to researchers from security firm Azimuth Security.
The carrier will add 200 free voice minutes (via VoIP) to a current plan that gives FreedomPop users 500MB of data for free.
Microsoft has completed the first phase of the integration between its enterprise unified communications (UC) Lync server and its Skype consumer IM and IP telephony network.
Now available for multiple Linux distributions, this new update brings numerous tweaks and enhancements.
Google may be nudging us to Hangouts via Gmail, but doing so now limits some of the Google Voice functions.
After racking up 200 million mobile users, communications app Viber has jumped to the desktop with a new app that includes video calling capabilities—a first for the service.
The erstwhile peripheral maker is taking a stab at the VOIP space with Razer Comms.