The iPhone is a Skype phone
Over the past few weeks, there was a lot of craze around iPhone. Will it be from Apple? Will it do this and that? Oh my, all the buzz, conspiracies, theories and speculations…
Today, the mystery is solved. Turns out the iPhone is just a series of Internet phones, most of them for Skype, from our buddies over at Linksys. [Read more on our Gear blog.](http://blogs.skype.com/sites/skypegear/2006/12/new_linksys_wifi_and_cordless.html) According to [engadget](http://www.engadget.com/2006/12/18/cisco-not-apple-announces-iphone-branded-voip-phones/), Cisco had trademarked “iPhone” somewhere in the 90s. And so they will be talking about “Applephone” from now on, whatever and whenever that may be. Until then, we’ll be talking with our Skype iPhones.