Recently, a question was posed on a telephony mailing list: “can anyone recommend a fast time-to-market development platform for voice apps? (Not LAMP + Asterisk)” My answer: It depends a bit on your requirements. Let’s take a look at two … view more
About Ben KlangBen Klang is the founder and president of Mojo Lingo. He has been involved in open source projects for over fifteen years and is currently the leader of the Adhearsion project. Recognizing the exciting potential for bringing Agile development practices and the power of the Ruby language to the telephony world, he created Mojo Lingo to do just that. For fun he likes to shock bar and library patrons with Surprise-Attack-by-Marching-Band and try on lots of different hats (literally and metaphorically).
In my most recent post I hinted at identifying leading indicators of a different business model surfacing in the telecom / carrier industry, one that I think will transform our industry. At Mojo Lingo, our assessment and understanding of this … view more
Last week was my first opportunity ever to visit the famous Mobile World Congress, the largest show of the year for the mobile phone industry. First impressions: the show is HUGE. It’s hard to overstate the enormity, so I’ll give … view more
Earlier this week I received a phone call with tragic news: David Ryder had passed away on Monday, Feb 4th, 2013. David was a visible and energetic member of the Adhearsion community, having presented at both the 2011 and 2012 … view more
The Federal Trade Commission posted a challenge several months ago on the US Government’s Challenge.gov website. The purpose of the challenge is to stop illegal robocalls. It’s tricky for so many reasons: Caller ID is the main way to identify … view more