Cable & Telecom

U.S. VOIP provider says it may take legal action against Shaw

FT. LAUDERDALE – New U.S.-based VOIP provider ZingoTel made a vague reference today about taking legal action against Canadian cable company Shaw Communications. In a press release touting the Canadian launch of its C$29.95 unlimited North American calling plan, it said “ZingoTel is set to take on cable giant Shaw Cable over its refusal to run paid ZingoTel TV ads; ZingoTel's legal firm believes it is due to ZingoTel's low priced service and the effects that it may have on Shaw's VoIP subscriber base,” says the release. ZingoTel did not respond to a request made by www.cartt.ca today for clarification....