Phone of the Day 2: Cisco 7965 IP Telephone Home Depot Houston Texas 

Phone of the Day 2: Cisco 7965 IP Telephone Home Depot Houston Texas 
My friend Raul, his wife Cynthia, and friend Derek went to The Home Depot in south Houston to pick up some wood and hardware to fix his balcony. Spotted in the paint department is a Cisco 7965 Color Display IP telephone in sleep mode.  The paint department really has made a mess of this telephone ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7100 Homeland Supermarket (former Albertsons) Norman Oklahoma 

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7100 Homeland Supermarket (former Albertsons) Norman Oklahoma 
No road trip would be complete without visiting the local grocery store in a metro area to see the store design and check out the telephone system.  Homeland bought many of the Oklahoma City former Albertsons locations in 2007, and it appears they kept the Nortel Norstar systems from Albertsons, in operation.  The reason I ...

Why do we have a telephone blog?  

Why do we have a telephone blog?  
I take pictures of these different telephones to show that contrary to millennials popular belief that “land line telephones are dead,” digital and IP business telephones are still alive and well in hospitals, retail stores, universities, hotels, banks, restaurants,  911 centers, call centers and basically anywhere a good quality business telephone is needed.  Case in ...

Phone of the Day: Cisco 7946 IP Telephone HEB Grocery Store Houston Texas

Phone of the Day: Cisco 7946 IP Telephone HEB Grocery Store Houston Texas
I just arrived in Houston Texas on a road trip with my great college friends Raul and Derek. We decided to run out and get some groceries after a great dinner. We went to the H-E-B and as I walk through the store I noticed they use Cisco IP telephones for the store. This is ...

Phones of the Day: Nortel IP Telephones National Weather Center Norman, Oklahoma (Storm Prediction Center)

Phones of the Day: Nortel IP Telephones National Weather Center Norman, Oklahoma (Storm Prediction Center)
Today my great friend Derek from Purdue and I visited the Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma.  This building is called the National Weather Center and the Storm Prediction Center that issues the severe thunderstorm, fire watches, flood watches, and tornado watches across the lower 48 of the USA.   The building is the ultimate ...

Phone of the Day: Cisco 7961 IP  Phone, Adidas Outlet Michigan City Indiana

Phone of the Day: Cisco 7961 IP  Phone, Adidas Outlet Michigan City Indiana
Returning home from a beautiful Michigan trip with my beautiful girlfriend, we stopped at the Lighthouse Place outlet mall in Michigan City, IN for a new pair of running shoes for myself.  In addition to the wonderful deal I received on the shoes, I also snapped a picture of the IP phones at the Checkout. ...

Phone of the Day: Panasonic KX-T7420 Digital Telephone at a Restaurant Bar in Edison Park Chicago IL

Phone of the Day: Panasonic KX-T7420 Digital Telephone at a Restaurant Bar in Edison Park Chicago IL
I was at a popular Bar in the Chicago neighborhood of Edison Park and I found this Panasonic digital telephone at the hostess stand. There’s not much to say about this telephone other than the fact that it has 12 line appearances.   It’s fairly bland in appearance,   but is very reliable.   This would ...

Phone of the Day: Cisco 7941 IP Telephone HH Gregg Electronics and Appliance Store Vernon Hills Illinois

Phone of the Day: Cisco 7941 IP Telephone HH Gregg Electronics and Appliance Store Vernon Hills Illinois
On a lunch break shopping adventure I went with my good friend Tim to this electronics store that made a relatively new appearance to the Chicago area, but HH Gregg is familiar to me as a youth living in Central Indiana during the 1980s, where their stores dominated the market way before Best Buy.  The ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7316 Digital Phone Poag Mahone’s Irish Pub Chicago IL

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7316 Digital Phone Poag Mahone's Irish Pub Chicago IL
This past Thursday night my girlfriend and I attended a Gala at the place I posted the M2008 set from a few nights ago, and it was a Nortel night!  This bar had an extensive liquor, beer, wine, and wonderful food menu and an extremely nice bartender.  The bar also has an extensive Nortel phone ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7100 Strack and Van Til Food Market Schererville, IN

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7100 Strack and Van Til Food Market Schererville, IN
Housed in the building of my first Nortel Meridian system exposure, which was an Omni Superstore with a Meridian 1 in 1991, is the present grocery store Strack and Van Til.  They also use a Nortel system. This T7100 is plastered on a column in the middle of the store.