Some announcements worth mentioning:
- Cisco Launches All-In-One XMPP Solution for Messaging/Presence/Voice
- Openfire 3.7.0 Released - Including Full Support for Jingle Nodes
- Skype Open Codec OPUS started to get robust
- VUC - Interesting Weekly Conference Call with VoIP Gurus
- SIP Communicator Fully Supports Jingle and Jingle Nodes and now it is called "Jitsi"