The Yellow Pages: Adapt or die?

While there is much kvetching and hand-wringing of late regarding impending demise of the dead-tree business (sic) that is the newspaper industry, there is another dead-tree business that is descending quickly toward irrelevance:  The Yellow Pages. Every year, beginning around this time, trucks shunt around cities and visit every household in North America, and indeed […]

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Cable Industry Sees VoIP Looming…

http://news.com.com/2100-1033-982130.html By Ben Charny Staff Writer, CNET News.com January 27, 2003, 4:00 AM PT Read more about VoIP A group of telecommunications giants is quietly pushing a proposal that could create hang-ups for up-and-coming Internet-telephone rivals. At stake are rules used to divvy up the 5.2 billion unassigned phone numbers set aside for use in […]

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Not Sold On The Stupid Network…

http://www.ispcon.com/SNEditorial/sn_detail.asp?ID7 Wednesday, October 30, 2002 The stupid network: Why I’m not sold…yet There may yet be a place for special packet treatment, and the silicon to do it By Scott Mace, SERVICENETWORKS.com You know things are bad in the Internet industry when the best-sounding idea out there is David Isenberg’s call for the return to […]

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NextGen Voice is Hot In Asia?

http://biz.yahoo.com/iw/020822/045743.html Thursday August 22, 2:36 pm ET Press Release SOURCE: Infonetics Research Next Gen Voice Product Market Hit $233.6M In 2Q02; Strong Growth Expected In Asia Pacific SAN JOSE, CA–(INTERNET WIRE)–Aug 22, 2002 — Worldwide revenue for next gen voice products totaled $233.6 million in 2Q02, an 18% decline from 1Q02, and is projected to […]

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Net2Phone Sues Dialpad For Hiring…

http://dailynews.yahoo.com/htx/cn/20001026/tc/net2phone_sues_rival_for_hiring_its_employees_2.html Thursday October 26 02:00 PM EDT Net2Phone sues rival for hiring its employees By Wylie Wong, CNET News.com Net2Phone has sued rival start-up Dialpad.com for hiring two of its executives, the latest example of the fierce competition among tech companies to attract and retain employees. At stake is the ability of workers to pursue […]

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