Archive for September, 2010

Comcast Changes DOCSIS 3.0 Speed Tiers.

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

#Comcast Changes Speed Tiers http://snapvoip.blogspot.com/
DSL Reports that Comcast is finallymaking changes to DOCSIS 3.0 Speed tiers. Information gained form an internal memo, the changes should DOCSIS markets pretty soon. The new line up seem to be;
Comcast’s new Economy tier will be 1.5 Mbps/384 kbps, Performance will be 12 Mbps /2 Mbps, Blast will be [...]

HTC ADR6325, Verizon Branded Android 2..2 Device!

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

HTC ADR6325 #ADR6325 http://snapvoip.blogspot.com/
Verizon seem to be full of Droids these days. They have got another device, from HTC, lined up for their Droid 2 Line which includes the Droid R2-D2, a Star Wars themed phone. HTC ADR6325, is a full-QWERTY Android 2.2 handset sporting a 5 megapixel camera, micro-SD card slot, SIM card [...]

Faster Inflight WiFi Coming To The Sky Near You.

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

Faster Inflight #WiFi  http://snapvoip.blogspot.com/
We have written about the Go Go in flight WiFi before and I have personally experienced (winced) the service on Virgin Airlines. Winced because I wished it could have been better, but it was certainly more useful! I have not flown Airtran, the other fleet wise WiFi airline.
Andy from VoIP Watch tells [...]

The DROID? R2-D2?, Star Wars Astromech Droid In Some Verizon Stores!

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

The DROID? R2-D2?, Star Wars Astromech Droid  From Verizon #DROIDR2D2 http://snapvoip.blogspot.com/
One of the famous Star Wars droid duo (the other one being C3PO) is in Verizon stores and it seems that DROID? R2-D2? is a Special Edition DROID 2 coming this Thursday, September 30th to a Verizon location near you!
The DROID? R2-D2? With a graphic [...]

VoIP Hacker, Edwin Pena, Sentenced To 10 Years!

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

VoIP Hacker, Edwin Pena, Sentenced http://snapvoip.blogspot.com/
The master mind of the case of VoIP Hackers, Edwin Andres Pena that broke in to VoIP routers all over the world, who disappeared three years ago, has been sentenced for ten years in the prison.
Robert Moore, ” Not so bright VoIP Hacker goes to Prison “, the other [...]

C2 VoIP Patent Fails In Obviousness Test., Says USPTO

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

#EFF C2 VoIP Patent Fails In Obviousness Test.http://snapvoip.blogspot.com/
In its war against worst patents, EFF has scored a minor but very important victory against one of the top ten worst patents in EFF?s Patent Busting Project,, USPTO has agreed that C2 Patent in question, ?Method and Apparatus for Implementing a Computer Network/Internet Telephone System,? does not [...]

Clear Coverage Maps, Shows You The Nearst Tower!

Monday, September 27th, 2010

#Clear Coverage Maps http://snapvoip.blogspot.com/
Clear has added some more information to their coverage maps. For instance, if you were wondering “hen will Clear cover my city?” Now the future coverage maps will show a clear log in black if the service will arrive within 3 months.
 The maps also could be switched between 4G and 3G coverage [...]

World Business VoIP services forecast 2008 – 2015, It Is Trending Up.

Monday, September 27th, 2010

VoIP services forecast 2008 – 2015 http://snapvoip.blogspot.com/
According to  ABI Research, VoIP markets across the globe seems to be healthy. The economic down turn may actually have helped the trend with business’ looking to cut costs from every corner. The report, ABI Research?s new study, Business VoIP Services focuses on global VoIP Market, covering VoIP integrated [...]

Some T-Mobile Android Devices To Get Wi-Fi Calling Via UMA!

Monday, September 27th, 2010

#T-Mobile #UMA Give Android Devices Wi-Fi Calling! http://snapvoip.blogspot.com/
Armed with leaked employee training materials, Tmonews has announced that T-Mobile is planing to offer WiFi Calling on a number of Android Mobile phones, via Unlicensed Mobile Access (UMA) technology in the future. UMA provides a pathway to GSM [...]

“A Digital Media Primer for Geeks “, The Technical Foundations Of Modern Digital Media.

Monday, September 27th, 2010

“A Digital Media Primer for Geeks ” http://snapvoip.blogspot.com/
For those who are unfamiliar with Xiph.org, the Xiph.Org Foundation established to protect the foundations of Internet multimedia from control by private interests. Xiph.org aim to support and develop free, open protocols and software to serve the public, developer, and business markets, basically everyone [...]