Phones of the Day: Nortel and Newspaper Newsrooms

Phones of the Day: Nortel and Newspaper Newsrooms
I’ve done some online research and I have compiled some photographs of newsrooms containing Nortel telephones both present and past.  Some of the worlds most important newspapers rely on their trust Nortel telephones to keep the news flowing across the iPhones, desktops and newspapers of the world.  Most of these newspapers would be perfect candidates ...

Phone of the Day:  Cisco 7821 IP Telephone at a new Chicago Grocery Store

Phone of the Day:  Cisco 7821 IP Telephone at a new Chicago Grocery Store
This Cisco 7821 telephone was spotted at a new Fresh Thyme grocery store in the Bucktown area of Chicago.  My girlfriend and I went and checked the store out and we were quite impressed with the mixture of merchandise, both organic and conventional.  The first Fresh Thyme I went to in Deerfield, IL contained a ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel Millennium Pay Deskphone 

Phone of the Day: Nortel Millennium Pay Deskphone 
I remember seeing these unique looking Norstar Styled Nortel Millenium pay phones in shopping malls and hotels in the late 1990s and early 2000s.   Nortel basically took the rigid hard body of a M7310 Norstar digital telephone and took the display from the Millenium pay phone and converted the M7310 into a unique desktop ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel 1120E IP Telephone at Wegmans Supermarket in Collegeville, Pennsylvania 

Phone of the Day: Nortel 1120E IP Telephone at Wegmans Supermarket in Collegeville, Pennsylvania 
My friend Joseph snapped a photo of this Nortel 1120E functioning on some type of CS1000 at a Wegmans Supermarket in Collegeville, PA. Wegmans used to be a huge all in Nortel client with Nortel 1100 series IP phones at most of their stores, but according to Joseph, they are slowly converting to Cisco.  Too ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel M3904 at a Cellular Company based in Chicago

Phone of the Day: Nortel M3904 at a Cellular Company based in Chicago
My friend sent me this pic of his deskphone at a large cellular company he works for.  This company is all Nortel, based with a Nortel PBX at the corporate office and Norstar/BCMs and their retail stores.  It’s good to see a cellular company that still stands behind the Nortel product.  If you want to ...

Phone of the Day: Polycom Sounpoint 550 SIP IP Telephone at Masa Azul Mexican Restaurant Chicago, IL

Phone of the Day: Polycom Sounpoint 550 SIP IP Telephone at Masa Azul Mexican Restaurant Chicago, IL
My girlfriend and I went to this wonderful new Mexican restaurant in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood a few weeks ago.   The food was incredibly good!  I definitely recommend a visit to this restaurant.  I noticed this Polycom Soundpoint IP 500 telephone sitting at the front host stand. This Polycom set has some interesting styling, ...