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Plugging into the future

By Peter J. Howe
Globe Staff / March 7, 2005

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You're going to plug my phone into . . . what? When it comes to marketing new Internet telephony services to consumers outside the first wave of bargain-hunting technophiles, figuring out a way to answer just how ''voice over Internet protocol" works is just one of a host of questions carriers are grappling with. (Full article: 868 words)

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