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Fri, 16 Feb 2007 09:48:45 EST

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The CommunicationsDirect Daily Update
For February 16, 2007

Long Distance Goes Boingo Over Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi hot-spot operator Boingo Wireless unveiled a $7.95-per-month
global Wi-Fi VoIP roaming plan called 'Boingo Mobile'.
The plan is believed to be the first in the industry that eliminates
one of the major barriers to the use of VoIP over Wi-Fi in most
places: the onerous daily fee, a sum that often is higher than ...

Telecommunications Firm Sonaecom Raises Bid for Portugal Telecom

LISBON, Portugal - Portuguese telecommunications firm Sonaecom is
raising its offer in a bid for larger rival Portugal Telecom (PT) to
10.50 (US$13.50) per share from 9.50 (US$12.50), the company said
late Thursday. Under Portuguese securities law, Sonaecom had
until Feb. 28 to adjust its offer before the bid expires on March
9. ...

Vonage Narrows 4Q Loss to $65 Million

NEW YORK - Internet phone company Vonage Holdings Corp. narrowed
its fourth-quarter loss to $65 million as revenue nearly doubled
with the addition of nearly 1 million customers during 2006. The
loss of 42 cents per share for the final three months of 2006 was
in line with estimates of Wall Street analysts surveyed by
Thomson ...

Orascom, Telenor Snag Warner Content

Looking to increase revenue from legal music downloads, Warner
Music Group has cut deals with mobile operators Orascom and
Telenor. The move will make Warner's content available to
165 million mobile subscribers. New York-based Warner will make
its portfolio of mobile products available to both operators,
which cover the ...

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