Spoke Eketahuna: Call recording, conference calls, address books, +more

Spoke Phone's Eketahuna release brings the first of many planned voice productivity features, a slew of speed and performance improvements, deeper native integration to phones, and core platform features - such as legally compliant call recording.

Additionally, significant enhancements, feature...

January 9, 2019

Now there's no more %#*#@ excuses for joining my conference calls late

You would think that after years of conference calling and the explosion of video conferencing tools like Zoom educating the market at large, that we could have one darn conference call that starts on-time.

November 14, 2018

Spoke Dipton: Vast improvements in call quality, Bluetooth support, enhanced call-routing, +much more

Spoke Phone's Dipton release brings major upgrades to call quality, full Bluetooth support for headsets, conference speakers, and in-car telephony, deeper support for multi-brand businesses, plus lots of other IVR/PBX features.

October 10, 2018

5 Easy Ways To Save Money

We've all heard the old saying, "A dollar saved is a dollar earned." Nothing rings more true for a small business. You have to spend money to make money, but you don't have to spend as much as you do now.

Over the past 20 years of starting, growing and selling a number of small businesses (from...

July 31, 2018
January 9, 2018

Spoke's Stress-free Office Move Checklist

March 15, 2017

Spoke's Security White Paper

Is Affordability the New White Knight for Telecom Subscriber Growth?

Is "Affordability" is the new White-Knight for Telecom subscriber growth?

November 3, 2016

When All You've Got Left is a Slow Long Death

What do you do when everyone has a phone, when voice is free, and when data is getting cheaper by the day?  When you spend billions on infrastructure only to have WhatsApp, Skype and others simply steal your subscribers with a cheap OTT app?

October 25, 2016

Even Some Old Fogies Like Me Are Doing It!

Desktop phones are on the way out – unless they’re not - or are they?

October 8, 2016

What Bets are Telcos Making in the Face of Voice and Data Commoditization?

A great article by CBInsights, (who by the way consistently produce great content and infographics), on the way Telecom operators are starting to think about investing in ideas and technology as they see their traditional business lines get eroded by simpler and frankly better communication...

September 29, 2016

The Role of the Telco Has to Change Before OTT Eats Everything

Imagine you had spent billions of dollars building out a wireless phone service, marketing to consumers, and investing in local economies, only to have some snotty-nosed app come sit over your infrastructure for free, and take away all your customers.  That's not a hypothetical, it's what is...

September 13, 2016