ITworld Unified Communications http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/32/all en Google invites Glass wearers to brave LA's beaches http://www.itworld.com/415304/google-invites-glass-wearers-brave-las-beaches Users of Google Glass will get to meet and compare their techie headgear this weekend at a spot where appearance is everything.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/415304/google-invites-glass-wearers-brave-las-beaches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/415304/google-invites-glass-wearers-brave-las-beaches#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:56:53 +0000 IDGNS staff 415304 at http://www.itworld.com Space X rocket en route to ISS with space laser cargo http://www.itworld.com/networking/415291/space-x-rocket-en-route-iss-space-laser-cargo A Space X Falcon rocket lifted off Friday afternoon for the International Space Station (ISS) from the Cape Canaveral Air Station in Florida.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/415291/space-x-rocket-en-route-iss-space-laser-cargo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/415291/space-x-rocket-en-route-iss-space-laser-cargo#comments Networking Unified Communications News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:46:25 +0000 IDGNS staff 415291 at http://www.itworld.com Steve Jobs' character becomes issue in Silicon Valley no-hiring case http://www.itworld.com/internet/415286/steve-jobs-character-becomes-issue-silicon-valley-no-hiring-case Tech workers suing over an alleged no-poaching agreement among Silicon Valley firms are fighting an attempt by defendants to ban evidence that might portray Steve Jobs as a bad guy.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/415286/steve-jobs-character-becomes-issue-silicon-valley-no-hiring-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/415286/steve-jobs-character-becomes-issue-silicon-valley-no-hiring-case#comments Internet IT Management Legal Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:44:35 +0000 IDGNS staff 415286 at http://www.itworld.com FCC vote on incentive auction plan could further open broadband competition http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415277/fcc-vote-incentive-auction-plan-could-further-open-broadband-competition The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will reserve a significant amount of spectrum in its upcoming auctions of the television band for unlicensed uses such as Wi-Fi, agency officials said Friday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415277/fcc-vote-incentive-auction-plan-could-further-open-broadband-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415277/fcc-vote-incentive-auction-plan-could-further-open-broadband-competition#comments Government IT Management Mobile & Wireless Unified Communications News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:27:33 +0000 IDGNS staff 415277 at http://www.itworld.com China's Alibaba to offer mobile phone services in June http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415171/chinas-alibaba-offer-mobile-phone-services-june Alibaba&#039;s Tmall and Taobao sites already sell everything from clothes and furniture to car tires and medicines. But soon they&#039;ll also be offering 3G data and voice call plans as well, the Chinese e-commerce giant said Thursday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415171/chinas-alibaba-offer-mobile-phone-services-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415171/chinas-alibaba-offer-mobile-phone-services-june#comments Internet IT Management Networking Unified Communications News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:01:54 +0000 IDGNS staff 415171 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook wants to help you meet friends offline http://www.itworld.com/internet/415161/facebook-wants-help-you-meet-friends-offline Facebook now has its own take on location sharing -- an optional feature that periodically broadcasts people&#039;s locations to their friends.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/415161/facebook-wants-help-you-meet-friends-offline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/415161/facebook-wants-help-you-meet-friends-offline#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless On-demand Software Software Unified Communications News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:24:00 +0000 IDGNS staff 415161 at http://www.itworld.com Enterprise who? Google says little about Apps, business cloud services in Q1 report http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/415151/enterprise-who-google-says-little-about-apps-business-cloud-services-q1-r Google did little during its first-quarter earnings report to shush critics who say its Enterprise unit is a second-class citizen in its kingdom.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/415151/enterprise-who-google-says-little-about-apps-business-cloud-services-q1-r" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/415151/enterprise-who-google-says-little-about-apps-business-cloud-services-q1-r#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet Networking On-demand Software Software Unified Communications News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:23:31 +0000 IDGNS staff 415151 at http://www.itworld.com Exclusive: Google's Project Loon tests move to LTE band in Nevada http://www.itworld.com/internet/415150/exclusive-googles-project-loon-tests-move-lte-band-nevada Google has expanded its Project Loon tests to the Nevada desert and, for the first time, into licensed radio spectrum.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/415150/exclusive-googles-project-loon-tests-move-lte-band-nevada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/415150/exclusive-googles-project-loon-tests-move-lte-band-nevada#comments Internet Unified Communications News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:39:04 +0000 IDGNS staff 415150 at http://www.itworld.com Net neutrality ruling complicates US transition to IP networks http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/415022/net-neutrality-ruling-complicates-us-transition-ip-networks The transition from copper-based telephone systems to IP networks in the U.S. could become swept up in political fallout as the FCC figures out how to regulate such networks in ways that will appease the courts.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/415022/net-neutrality-ruling-complicates-us-transition-ip-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/415022/net-neutrality-ruling-complicates-us-transition-ip-networks#comments Government IT Management Mobile & Wireless Networking Unified Communications News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:18:21 +0000 IDGNS staff 415022 at http://www.itworld.com What is SIP Trunking? http://www.itworld.com/answers/topic/unified-communications/question/what-sip-trunking <p>Iā€™m a little confused about VoIP telephony terminology, specifically the term ā€œSIP Trunking.ā€. Is SIP Trunking just another way to say VoIP, or does it refer to something else?</p> Unified Communications sip trunking voip Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:06:21 +0000 dayzsunny 414995 at http://www.itworld.com AT&T wearables to hit the smartwatch runway soon http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/414979/att-wearables-hit-smartwatch-runway-soon Smartwatches for use on AT&amp;amp;T&#039;s network will be out this year, a company executive said Wednesday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/414979/att-wearables-hit-smartwatch-runway-soon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/414979/att-wearables-hit-smartwatch-runway-soon#comments Unified Communications News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:15:26 +0000 IDGNS staff 414979 at http://www.itworld.com Google revenue jumps 19 percent but still disappoints http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414976/google-revenue-jumps-19-percent-still-disappoints Google reported a 19 percent increase in revenue for the first quarter, but results from its advertising business were mixed.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414976/google-revenue-jumps-19-percent-still-disappoints" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414976/google-revenue-jumps-19-percent-still-disappoints#comments Internet IT Management Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:29:54 +0000 IDGNS staff 414976 at http://www.itworld.com Some customers aren't sold on US transition to IP networks http://www.itworld.com/legal/414955/some-customers-arent-sold-us-transition-ip-networks Many U.S. residents who have written the FCC to voice concerns about the move from copper-based telephone networks to Internet Protocol are concerned about the potential effects on health from mobile-headset radiation and what happens when the electricity goes out.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/legal/414955/some-customers-arent-sold-us-transition-ip-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/legal/414955/some-customers-arent-sold-us-transition-ip-networks#comments Government IT Management Legal Networking Unified Communications News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:23:33 +0000 IDGNS staff 414955 at http://www.itworld.com Google opens the floodgates for new 'social' ads http://www.itworld.com/internet/414954/google-opens-floodgates-new-social-ads q]<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/414954/google-opens-floodgates-new-social-ads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/414954/google-opens-floodgates-new-social-ads#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:27:45 +0000 IDGNS staff 414954 at http://www.itworld.com Lavaboom builds encrypted webmail service to resist snooping http://www.itworld.com/security/414928/lavaboom-builds-encrypted-webmail-service-resist-snooping A new webmail service called Lavaboom promises to provide easy-to-use email encryption without ever learning its users&#039; private encryption keys or message contents.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/414928/lavaboom-builds-encrypted-webmail-service-resist-snooping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/414928/lavaboom-builds-encrypted-webmail-service-resist-snooping#comments Data Protection Internet Networking On-demand Software Security Unified Communications News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:27:12 +0000 IDGNS staff 414928 at http://www.itworld.com