The Science and History of Communications

We don’t just develop the latest in VoIP technology and UC platforms.  A core value of our company is learning.  We also like to study the science and history of communications, its use, the way that it impacts society and other things we just find interesting and useful. There is a lot to learn about the way we communicate, how our minds process information, and ultimately better understand what makes us all so special. 

Here is a collection of articles that we hope you’ll find interesting and educational. 

Introduction To VOIP And Unified Communications

•    The Benefits of Telecommuting via Rich Unified Communications   
•    Analog Phone System vs. Digital Phone System    
•    The Advantages of Using VoIP for Your Business   
•    PBX vs VoIP   
•    What’s the Meaning of PBX?   
•    Virtual Phone System Comparison   
•    What to Include in a VoIP Phone System RFP   
•    Virtual Auto Attendant   

Business Resources

•    The Business Communication Letter Writing Guide   
•    How to Write a Successful Business Plan   
•    Improving Your Business Communication Skills    
•    Business Resources for Entrepreneurs with a Disability   
•    Take Care of Business on the Cloud   
•    A Guide To Conference Calling With VoIP Phone Systems   

Communications History

•    The Telecommunications Act of 1996    
•    History of the Telephone and Communication with Businesses     
•    History of the Telegraph in Communications    
•    A Kid’s History of Telecommunications     
•    The History of the Telephone    
•    Historic Phone Systems    
•    The History of Telecommunication    
•    The History of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)   
•    Encoded Communications of World War II   
•    Learn About the Transatlantic Cable    

People and Communications

•    Phone Etiquette for Business Call   
•    Fostering Better Business Communication – Mind Maps & Graphic Organizers    
•    How to Make Collaboration and Communication in the Workplace Easier     
•    How to Prepare For a Phone Interview    
•    A Guide to Cold Calling Success    
•    Telephone Etiquette Tips   
•    How to Negotiate Over the Phone   
•    How To Hold a Business Conference Call  
•    Phone Safety Tips for Business and Personal Use   
•    American Sign Language and Other Deaf Communication Systems   

Important Figures in Telephony History

•    John Mitchell, Dr. Martin Cooper, and the Cell Phone  
•    Alexander Graham Bell and the History of the Telephone 
•    Elisha Gray and The Telephone   

Communications Technology and Science

•    A User’s Guide to the Cloud    
•    The Small Business Resource and Communication Guide   
•    Signal Processing & Speech Technology in VoIP Communication   
•    The Business of Communication with Phone Systems And Ham Radios