Viseon Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary with PC Magazine
and The Chicago Tribune Reviews of the VisiFone


Press Release

Source: Viseon, Inc.

Viseon Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary with PC Magazine and The Chicago Tribune Reviews of the VisiFone

Tuesday December 23, 8:30 am ET


DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 23, 2003--Viseon, Inc. (OTCBB:VSNI - News), a global developer of broadband personal video communications solutions, today announced that PC Magazine and The Chicago Tribune have both recently published positive reviews of the VisiFone(TM) broadband videophone. The timing of these publications coincides with the celebration of Viseon's ten-year anniversary of developing and patenting interactive video communications devices.

"Anyone with a high-speed Internet connection can use the VisiFone to communicate with TV-quality interactive video, and every call is FREE said John Harris, Viseon president and CEO. "It is gratifying that the over 6 million PC Magazine and Chicago Tribune readers now have access to independent reviews of our new VisiFone."

Links to these articles along with other reviews of the VisiFone may be accessed at Viseon's web site at


About The VisiFone

The VisiFone is the world's first low-cost broadband videophone. It is a self-contained system that does not require a PC or any external equipment. The VisiFone operates on any broadband connection and home or office network including high-speed Internet connections via DSL or cable modem. The VisiFone is H.323 or SIP compliant and delivers up to 30 frames per second video and crisp audio quality utilizing 128k to 512k of bandwidth. It is compatible with virtually all corporate video conferencing systems, yet at $599, the VisiFone can be used by the over 20 million broadband connected U.S. homes.


About Viseon

Viseon has been developing, manufacturing and patenting video communication technologies for use by corporations, universities and government agencies since 1994. Its products have been sold under various brand names around the world including Philips, Canon, VTEL and Gentner. Viseon recently announced a strategy to deliver TV-quality broadband videophones to consumers and businesses directly and through relationships with broadband providers. Viseon currently owns U.S. patent numbers 5,802,281, 6,073,192, 6,397,275, 6,519,662 and number 6,654,825. Viseon has also been notified of the allowance of additional patents in Europe and the U.S. and has additional patents pending.



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