[LIS-Forum] Yahoo! Messenger with Voice to Siemens Gigaset cordless
roops_e at hotmail.com
Thu Mar 16 09:29:33 IST 2006
Here is an intresting news.
"Siemens and Yahoo! are teaming up to bring Yahoo! Messenger with Voice to
Siemens Gigaset cordless phones".
Under the agreement, Siemens will offer a USB adapter that will let users
make and receive calls through the free calling features of Yahoo! Messenger
with Voice, and also to make calls to fixed phone lines through the Yahoo!
Phone In and Phone Out premium services.
The adapter promises to allow users to access their Yahoo! Messenger
friends' lists, view contacts and presence status, and change their presence
status from the Siemens phone.
"While Siemens provides the plug-and-play cordless phone devices, Yahoo!
delivers the 'killer-app' communication features that make in-home IP
attractive to customers," said Martin Kinne, CEO of Siemens Home and Office
The Gigaset M34 USB adapter will be compatible with Gigaset cordless phones
introduced after 2004 and should be available by the third quarter of this
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