Truphone says G’Day to Australia

Truphone, a very useful and effective mobile calling service I’ve written about many times before, is announcing the availability of their Truphone Anywhere service in Australia.  The new partnership and availability down under is via a partnership with Optus, a Australian mobile network operator. Truphone Anywhere is a unique service where a person can buy…

Truphone Offers Uber-Cheap Calling For Holidays

Truphone is a mobile-focused telephony company that operates on pretty much every mobile platform. In other words, Truphone lets you make very inexpensive calls on your mobile by using the Internet to route the calls. Over Thanksgiving, the UK based company offered free calling and had a great response. To carry on the holiday cheer,…

In An Effort To Become Ubiquitous, Skype Partners with Nokia

Skype, the darling of PC-based Internet telephony, announced news today that will extend the company’s reach beyond the personal computer. At Mobile Wold Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Skype announced a partnership with mobile handset maker Nokia whereby Skype software will be pre-loaded onto some NSeries phones starting in the third quarter of 2009. The upcoming…