Telcos could be the key to Twitter’s revenue model

Twitter is using a service provided by a telco spin out to access telco APIs for its new photo service. As part of this move it--and other developers-- may have found a crucial key to making money for themselves and even for telecommunications providers.…

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Skype’s Real P2P Network

Skype, the web’s telephone and video chat pioneer, has seen a lot since its inception eight years ago. But it's real legacy is its people. The well-connected network of alums reads like a Silicon Valley who's who.…

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Is a “Net Zero” Phone Bill Achievable?

GE plans to help consumers achieve what it calls a “Net Zero” home — as in zero utility bills — by bringing together certain innovative technologies. Why are similar innovations not taking place in telecom? Why are there no carriers touting net zero phone bills?…

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