Tag Archives: TNID

Podcast 70: TADSummit Innovators, Jonathan Marashlian

Podcast Directory Johnny and Jonathan go way back to the wild west days of the prepaid calling card industry. Jonathan, the Managing Partner of Marashlian & Donahue, PLLC, The CommLaw Group‘ and the founder of The Commpliance Group, honed his skills during his apprenticeship in the calling card industry. This background has provided Jonathan with … Continue reading Podcast 70: TADSummit Innovators, Jonathan Marashlian

Podcast 67: Truth in Telecoms, MEF Member Wrestling

Podcast Directory After the success of Podcast 65 across the summary and deep dive videos about TNID, we currently have a total of 1724 views after only a couple of days since publishing. Johnny lured Noah back for a head to head verbal wrestling match on how we can solve the spam SMS problem. Noah … Continue reading Podcast 67: Truth in Telecoms, MEF Member Wrestling

Podcast 65: TADSummit Innovators, Noah Rafalko, TNID Part 2

Podcast Directory This podcast breaks down how TNID works, how it helps everyone in the ecosystem, and its path to adoption. Preview (8 minutes) Deep Dive This is a long podcast, I’ve divided it into an 8 minute preview of some of Noah’s ‘best bits’, and the 1h15 deep dive. Noah described his journey from … Continue reading Podcast 65: TADSummit Innovators, Noah Rafalko, TNID Part 2

Podcast 62: TADSummit Innovators, Matthew Hodgson, Matrix & Element

Podcast Directory It’s been quite some time since Matthew and I had caught up. It was great to catch up, understand the progress, and finally see how Matthew and Amandine’s vision will come to pass. That is Matrix becoming the communications protocol of the web. Element does the implementations, e.g. Element Server Suite, while Matrix … Continue reading Podcast 62: TADSummit Innovators, Matthew Hodgson, Matrix & Element

Podcast 61: Truth in Telecoms, Bird is Back : Kevin Loving Life.

Podcast Directory A busy weekend: Robert Vis continues to deliver on his plan to transform the programmable communications industry. Announcing on his TADSummit Innovator’s podcast (over 5k views) focusing on the value add for customer communications and bringing the price of SMS close to cost. Sinch did not like that, especially when Bird dropped prices … Continue reading Podcast 61: Truth in Telecoms, Bird is Back : Kevin Loving Life.

Podcast 50: TADSummit Innovators, Alex Quilici, YouMail

Podcast Directory Alex Quilici, is the CEO of YouMail. They provide an app with a comprehensive suite of services for handling calls, spam call protection, virtual lines, and advanced visual voicemail features. For many in the TADS community, it will remind them of Voxist. At TADSummit in 2022 we had Gerry Christensen previously from YouMail … Continue reading Podcast 50: TADSummit Innovators, Alex Quilici, YouMail

Podcast 45: Truth in Telecoms, Coverups

Podcast Directory Uku, Messente This week we had an excellent podcast with Uku from Messente communications. He is the leader most members of the SMS industry point to as THE most trustworthy leader, he’s the real-deal. He and Ira Cohen from MMDSmart at an event both said they would prefer published pricing for SMS, so … Continue reading Podcast 45: Truth in Telecoms, Coverups

Podcast 43: TADSummit Innovators, Uku Tomikas, Messente

Podcast Directory Uku Tomikas is the CEO of Messente. He began as a sales person, and has risen to become the CEO. Messente was spun out of an Estonian ICT (Information and Communications Technology) group in 2013 that focuses on mobile software; and has been profitable since 2013. Well done! Messente focuses on business messaging. … Continue reading Podcast 43: TADSummit Innovators, Uku Tomikas, Messente

Do Over on Podcast 29: TADSummit Innovators, Noah Rafalko, TNID

Why a Do Over? We’ve been struggling with disapprovals on YouTube. It seems to be part of a dirty tricks campaign. We’ve discovered videos with ‘TADSummit Innovators’ in the title now not impacted. One of the interviews that I think was adversely impacted by the campaign was Trusted Number Identity Management (TNID) from  Noah Rafalko. … Continue reading Do Over on Podcast 29: TADSummit Innovators, Noah Rafalko, TNID

Podcast 33: Truth in Telecoms, Before Bird / After Bird (BB/AB)

Podcast Directory Before Bird was a time when the A2P SMS industry was comfortable in scamming / overchargin enterprises, innovators and consumers. Then came a time AB (After Bird) when Bird shone the light of truth on the dirty tricks being played. Check out Podcast 30: Truth in Telecoms: Flipping the Bird with Robert Vis … Continue reading Podcast 33: Truth in Telecoms, Before Bird / After Bird (BB/AB)