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VoIP

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Singaporean startup launches free VoIP for 2G

The Nanu app plays sponsored ads before a call, letting users make free calls to other app users, as well as landlines and mobiles not using the app.

By August 5, 2014

Article

Tim Berners-Lee: 25 years on, the Web still needs work (Q&A)

The World Wide Web is a smashing technological success. But the man who invented it wants it to break down more cultural barriers, thwart government snooping, and let the Web run applications not just house documents.

By March 11, 2014

Video

Lenovo's slim X1 Carbon gets an "adaptive" row of touch controls

New CPUs and a better-than-HD screen make this a 2.8-pound ultrabook a top crossover contender.

By January 6, 2014

Review

Skype for Windows Phone

Skype for Windows Phone is a simple and stable app for free video calls and messaging, but poor video quality will disappoint power users.

September 12, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 12, 2013

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Get an Obihai OBi100 voice-over-IP adapter for $29.99

Designed to pair with Google Voice but compatible with other VoIP providers, this little gizmo promises free (or at least dirt-cheap) phone service for life.

By June 13, 2013

Article

Get an Ooma Telo home phone system for $99.99

It's refurbished, but at least you don't have to deal with any rebates. And except for taxes and fees, phone service is free for life.

By June 6, 2013

Article

FreedomPop goes freebie with new mobile service

The same startup looking to disrupt the broadband industry with free Internet unveils a mobile offering that has no monthly charges, costs or carriers.

By June 5, 2013

Article

FCC again balks on telephone network shutdown

commentary The remaining wireline carriers want to speed up the transition to native IP networks, an investment that has the added bonus of ending the digital divide once and for all. So why won't the FCC let them do it?

By May 14, 2013

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Skype beware, Viber flies past 200M users, lands on desktop

The popular messaging app now lets people make free calls and send texts from a PC or Mac.

By May 7, 2013

Review

Facebook Messenger for Android

Facebook Messenger is still the best way to chat with Facebook friends from your Android device.

April 16, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating April 16, 2013

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