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Shaw plans to be in Web telephony by August
by Optimized 03:41PM Wednesday Jan 21 2004
Shaw Communications Inc. will break into the Internet telephony market by the end of August, the company said yesterday, a move that will see it compete directly with Telus Corp.

"VoIP is no longer a matter of if, but a matter of when," said Jim Shaw, Shaw's chief executive.

Story at Canada.com

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comm3

join:2003-10-12
Burnaby, BC

script kiddies

will know listen on those 1-900 phone calls.

itsa

join:2003-11-25
Canada

Re: script kiddies

Is it gonna be the end of the conventional long distance call? prices will drop...
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soupermarinee

@shawcable.net

Re: script kiddies

I get free long distance calls from the ip phone i bought years ago. All i need is a stable internet connection.

YazdiBalsara
Im Not A Guru.. Im Just Here To Help
Premium
join:2004-02-03

Webtelephony Question :)

WIth shaws new VoIP phone thing, can those phone call only internet phones or any phone in the world? like a can a VoIP phone call a normal land line?
jeffbeh

join:2002-11-24
canada

Re: Webtelephony Question :)

Heh, No offence, but with Shaw's downtime, using a VoIP phone means no one can ever reach you