Biscotti does HD voice–but with a proprietary codec


New consumer electronic “TV phone” Biscotti may boast of HD voice, but the company’s PR firm says it uses a proprietary codec, and didn’t have further details.

Biscotti ( – gotta wonder how much that domain name cost)  is a combination of video camera and remote that plugs into an HDMI on an HDTV […]

WorldGate brags about second Ojo phone P.O. with ACN


WorldGate ( is crowing about its second purchase order from parent/owner ACN for 26,000 units of its new digital video Ojo Vision phone.

ACN has agreed to purchase a minimum of 300,000 video phones on an OEM basis over a two year period from WorldGate, making the former a large anchor customer for […]

GIPS adds HD voice, video chat to Android


Global IP Solutions ( has rolled out its VideoEngine for Android. The new stack adds both HD voice and two-way video chat/conferencing capabilities to the Google mobile OS.

The announcement is the latest in a series for GIPS, as it rolls out VideoEngine Mobile for Android, iPhone and Windows Mobile OS platforms.  VideoEngine includes […]

GIPS releases iPhone video chat/HD voice package


On the rollup to Mobile World Congress (MWC) next week in Barcelona, Global IP Solutions ( has announced a video chat/HD voice package for Apple iPhone mobile developers.

Coders can use GIPS VideoEngine Mobile to rapidly integrate real-time video chat or multi-point video conferencing into iPhone applications, resolving IP network issues such as delay, […]