ITEXPO East 2011: snom releases m9 DECT cordless VoIP phone


Miami, Florida – Here at ITEXPO, snom ( has officially rolled out the m9 DECT phone. The m9 supports four concurrent calls and the ability to interconnect nine handsets at once.

Targeted at the SMB market, the m9 uses DECT to provide cordless mobility in an office.  DECT is increasing in popularity because it […]

Telecom Italia launches mobile HD voice; Europe continues to roll


(Thanks to Google Translate today)

Telecom Italia will launch mobile HD voice service in Italy starting in February, according to a press release this morning carried by Dow Jones and picked up by multiple (Italian) web sites.

Tim, (Telecom Italia Mobile) the mobile arm of Telecom Italia, will initially support AMR-WB on the Nokia […]

CES2011-D2 Technologies does HD video/voice on Freescale/Android reference design


D2 Technologies ( continues to proliferate its mCUE communications client across Android-based devices.   It’s latest announced deal puts mCUE onboard the Freescale i.MX53 multimedia applications processor.

The Freescale i.MX535 processor is yet-another-one-of-those ARM-based processors floating around today.  The i.MX535 supports 1080p video playback and can show up in a variety of Android-based devices including […]

Catching up with HD voice stories on


HD Voice News has contributed the following pieces to TMC ( discussing HD voice technology over the past couple of weeks–

Mobile HD Voice Services Expand Beyond Europe to India, Africa

Mobile, US Service Providers Getting Serious Over HD Voice

Debunking Five Major Myths to HD Voice

Why Cable is Best Bet for Big […]

8×8 officially embraces Polycom


8×8 (www.8× has officially embraced Polycom ( phones. 

Initially, 8×8 will be offering the Polycom SoundPoint IP 335 desk phone, an entry-level SIP phone, but 8×8 plans to add additional SoundPoint IP desktop phone, SoundStation IP conference phones – the biggie for many enterprise customers – and Polycom KIRK wireless phones and accessories […]

Dialogic/TMC HD voice webinar on HD voice and Video interconnection – April 14 @ 2 PM EST


“Part 2: Interconnecting HD voice and Video: Options galore,” sponsored by Dialogic and TMC, will take place on Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 2 PM EST. Presenters include Martyn Davies, Director of Technology, Dialogic and Doug Mohney, Editor-in-Chief HD Voice News / HD Videoconferencing News.

From the webinar description–

Service providers and […]

CounterPath releases Bria 3.0, hits HD voice hard


CounterPath Corporation has officially announced the latest version of its multimedia softphone, Bria 3.0.  The company is heavily pushing Bria’s HD voice and video features in the run up to Mobile World Congress in two weeks.

Bria 3.0 supports 720p (1280x720p) video, incorporates improved usability features, synchronization with Microsoft Office address books, a troubleshooting […]