Video Telephony and Conferencing Study

PEW Internet researched video calling and conferencing in its latest study, which includes online and mobile video calling. The basic figures are 23 % of US internet users have used online video calling and 7 % of those having a mobile phone did mobile video calling. Furthermore conferencing has become more important to businesses. Video ...

W3C aims to integrate Speech into HTML5

The W3C has launched a new incubator group on the integration of speech technologies into HTML5 gestartet. The aim of the group is to work out a common standard to ease the integration of speech applications into HTML. W3C HTML Speech Incubator Group Directory Sources: HTLM, Web Design – Speech Recognition – Telecommunications – Internet ...

A new Mobile App Platform

Samsung has started a new line of mobile phones, Samsung Wave. These smartphones are equipped with a new mobile application system called bada. Equal to the development kits for the iPhone and the Android platform this platform enables developers to create apps for Samsung Wave phones. By the significant market share of Samsung within the ...

Delivering Video Advertising while Internet Phone Calls

BroadBand Connections has developed an innovative video advertising solution. The service works in connection with internet phone calls, which are initiated by click to call buttons on websites. Now if a customers uses a click to call button to call a service representative or the like, a video is presented during the waiting time. Read ...

Reports on ENUM and PLC

The OECD has released reports on internet technologies, which are expected to become important in the future. One report is related to ENUM, the integration of telephony and information technology, and the other concerns PLC (PowerLine Communications), internet access and networking using powerlines. ENUM: Converging telephone numbers and addresses in next generation networks Broadband over ...