Charles Hudson’s thoughts on Skype and convergence. He asks whether, for instance, WiFi / cellular convergence is really a need. Charles points out that minutes are costing less and less.
It’s a truism that for the last decade devices haven’t converged, but the media they consume has. Over time the advantages of unified pipes have been unassailable. So, why converge cellular and WiFi? The big reason is one number. Forget about today’s primitive “Find me-follow me” scenarios. You will be reachable anywhere on any network, anytime