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2008-11-12 12:00:15

Optimus Telecomunicacoes, a Portugal-based mobile operator, has chosen BroadSoft's BroadWorks VoIP application platform to deliver a new residential VoIP offering that combines mobile services with web-based social networking features. Optimus has launched Optimus TAG Community service in April 2008. It has developed a webphone that extends the subscriber's service to a PC while keeping the same customer identity. Subscribers can use the same phone number for both the mobile and the...

2008-11-04 12:00:09

COLOGNE, Germany, November 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile web portal mjoy.com is offering a groundbreaking new service: From now on, any mobile phone user can send free messages to any phone in the world, unlimited, to all countries and completely free of charge. Mjoy is a service for people who want to stop wasting money on communications, mobile services and content. Functional on all common handsets available today, Mjoy doesn't require the installation of applications or advanced...

2008-09-15 12:00:15

Communication services provider Tuitalk, a division and brand of Argela-USA, has launched its free phone service in 38 countries, which is available to anyone who signs up via the company's website. For 10 minutes per day, users can make international calls using a downloadable PC client. According to Tuitalk, its PC-to-phone service is available to countries such as China, Japan, Mexico, Germany and the UK. Users can also make free calls to landlines and mobile phones in the US and Canada....

2008-07-14 15:00:23

8x8, a provider of Packet8 business and communication services, has announced it has added the popular Apple iPhone to the list of over 450 mobile handset devices now supported by the Packet8 MobileTalk international calling service. Featuring mobile international calling rates such as $.01 per minute to China, $.02 per minute to the UK, $.03 per minute to Mexico and $.059 per minute to India. The Packet8 MobileTalk service enables cell phone users to reduce their international phone bills...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.