Posts tagged " unified communications "

cloud UC, UCaaS, team collaboration apps, cloud-based team collaboration tools, unified communications, UC, VoIP, VoIP/UC, SaaS, UC platforms, telco revenue

Wait – Slack was Valuated at What?!

April 23rd, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

“Phone calls are almost 140 yrs old and SMS is 22 years old. Astonishing that such antique products are still mainstays of many telco’s revenues.” That’s a tweet I read last week from @disruptivedean that inspired this blog. While we know that voice is not going away, we do know that the revenues from it […]

Live From Your Phone – Video Streaming Apps!

April 14th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

Recently I’ve been discussing the rise of video streaming apps and solutions such as Apple TV – but even as I write these posts, a new phenomenon has begun to take hold. Live video streaming apps such as Twitter’s Periscope and South By Southwest darling Meerkat have attracted large numbers of users and an even […]

WebRTC Chrome Apps – Ready for Prime Time?

October 7th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

It might come as a surprise, but last year Google Chromebook overtook sales of both Android and Windows tablets, as well as MacBooks, in the US business market. There are many reasons for this: They’re more cost-effective than traditional PCs They’re not burdened by a traditional OS, which makes them extremely fast They can be launched […]

Seven Blogs Every Mobile Industry Executive Should Follow

September 30th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

If you’re a mobile industry executive, you’re continually searching for the latest news about the mobile and cable industries. And while you may pay regular visits to the usual sites –,, and others – there are definitely some specific bloggers, analysts, and reporters out there that are well worth the time to check […]

Is the Desk Phone Going the Way of the Yellow Pages?

October 29th, 2013 Posted by 2013, Blog No Comment yet

If you look around your office you’ll likely notice several items that haven’t been used in a while, including fax machines, manila folders, Rolodex cards and copies of the Yellow Pages. Clear some room on the shelves, because the good ol’ desk phone might soon be joining them. Be honest — how often do you […]


Unified Communications: Is WebRTC Just a Dream?

May 8th, 2013 Posted by 2013, Blog No Comment yet

Here at The Connected Experience we’ve focused on a recurring dream (and theme) – the hope that one day all communications will be open and that everyone will be able to experience the same content and connections regardless of the device or operating system they may be using.  So far, this has been more dream […]