University examines cloud phone service

Georgetown University is testing a cloud phone service intended to replace its 25-year-old system, which would cost millions of dollars to replace. The move, part of a broader telecommunications infrastructure overhaul, advances the private university’s plan to migrate to consumer-friendly cloud and mobile software, says CIO Judd Nicholson. Georgetown University Georgetown University CIO Judd Nicholson. […] Read more »

University examines cloud phone service

Georgetown University is testing a cloud phone service intended to replace its 25-year-old system, which would cost millions of dollars to replace. The move, part of a broader telecommunications infrastructure overhaul, advances the private university’s plan to migrate to consumer-friendly cloud and mobile software, says CIO Judd Nicholson. Georgetown University Georgetown University CIO Judd Nicholson. […] Read more »

Microsoft’s Azure cloud revenue doubles, but phone sales plummet

Microsoft’s cloud push continued to pay off last quarter, with revenue from its Azure services more than doubling from the same period last year, the company reported Tuesday. Overall revenue for the quarter was down, however, thanks partly to a steep decline in Microsoft’s handset business. Total revenue for the three months ended June 30 was […] Read more »

Microsoft’s weak phone sales drag down its Surface and cloud wins

Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia is proving to be quite the albatross around the company’s neck. The company has stepped away from focusing on phones, and its handset sales revenue fell by almost half in the first quarter. Microsoft sold only 2.3 million Lumia phones during the quarter, 73 percent fewer units compared with the first […] Read more »

No phone, no problem: NSA will target the cloud instead

As of last week, the National Security Agency can no longer cull through Americans’ phone records, but it can continue to eavesdrop on our emails, video chats, and documents. The NSA can keep metadata already collected until Feb. 29, 2016, and your phone data will continue to be collected by telecom companies. But the fact […] Read more »

Recent Releases For Blackberry Mobile Phones

In 1999, Canadian company Research In Motion created Blackberry, leading to Blackberry mobile phones being some of the most well-known in the world. Among the latest of a line of popular phones, there are the Smartphones which are the Torch, the Pearl, the Bold, the Curve, the Storm, the Style and the Tour. Read more »

Catch Phone Predators Red Handed With Your Own Reverse Phone Number Lookup

Doing a reverse lookup phone number on the Web is free or low-cost most of the time and is always very simple to execute. There are several different companies that offer this service to people in order for them to call people back or at lease know who called them without leaving a message as to who they are and what they wanted. It drives some people crazy to get a call with only a phone number and no name or business title on the caller ID. Read more »