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All Data Is Created Equal — Including Your Free Calls

Posted by Ian LeWinter on Thu, Jul 30, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

After a recent decision, the FCC has decided to regulate Internet Service Providers in the same way common carriers (a.k.a., phone and cable companies) are regulated. While some concerned citizens are crying “foul,” saying it’s the government’s first step toward regulating the Internet, the reality is simpler and much less ominous.

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Topics: Voice Communication, iPhone, Voxox, VoIP, Cost Savings, Android

Q and A: Free Texting With VoIP

Posted by Ian LeWinter on Thu, Jul 16, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

Remember the kid in school who asked all the questions? Even when everyone else in class seemed to get the lesson, this kid would keep asking. The same kid wore glasses, read books through recess, ate lunch alone, and is now likely the wealthiest person at the class reunion.

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Topics: Communication, iPhone, Voxox, Android

Common Misconceptions About Free Calling Using VoIP

Posted by Ian LeWinter on Thu, Jul 2, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

People hate to say “I don’t know.” It’s just human nature. Many times I’ve found myself inventing things in order to avoid saying those dreaded words. As a result, in an effort to not sound ignorant when asked something I can’t answer, I’ve inadvertently spread misinformation and wound up sounding more ignorant than if I’d only said “I don’t know.”

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Topics: Voice Communication, Communication, iPhone, Voxox, Cost Savings, Android

The Five Biggest Mistakes You Can Make With Your Free Calling App

Posted by Ian LeWinter on Fri, Jun 19, 2015 @ 07:49 AM

Everybody makes mistakes. Most of the time they’re no big deal. You screw up, you fix it, you move on to your next one. Few mistakes are unfixable. But each of The Five Biggest Mistakes You Can Make with Your Free Calling App can easily be avoided.

Take a look at five key things you may be doing to miss out on the best VoIP experience.

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Topics: Voice Communication, Communication, iPhone, Voxox, VoIP, Cost Savings, Android

Five Signs You're Ready To Try a Free Calling App

Posted by Ian LeWinter on Thu, Jun 4, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

Every month I’m stumped as to why my $9.99 per line mobile plan, with unlimited free texting, is costing me $240. There are only three lines on my plan, but in reality I’m paying $24 per line. I’m not complaining [necessarily], just a little confused. Are you, like me, wishing for a more predictable monthly bill?  And what else do you wish for in your mobile communications?

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Topics: Voice Communication, Communication, iPhone, Voxox, VoIP, Cost Savings, Android

You Don't Have to Decide Between a Landline & Free Phone Calls

Posted by Ian LeWinter on Thu, May 28, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

Everybody’s got one. No, I’m not talking about noses or excuses. I’m talking about mobile phones. As the proliferation of cell phones continues, more and more people worldwide are ditching their landlines in favor of going wireless-only.1

Have you been thinking of cutting the cord?

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Topics: Communication, iPhone, Voxox, VoIP, Cost Savings, Android

BRIC and the Mobile First Economy

Posted by Ian LeWinter on Thu, May 7, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

Brazil, Russia, India and China. What do they have in common? Well, economists believe these four countries — collectively known as BRIC countries — are in a comparable phase of economic progress they term “newly advanced.”

Why are the BRIC countries important? Financial clout, pure and simple. Goldman Sachs has predicted the BRIC economies will eclipse the combined economies of the richest countries of the world.1

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Topics: Voice Communication, Communication, Voxox, Android, Business, Wholesale

From Alexander Graham Bell to Free Calling Apps: Great Moments in Telecom

Posted by Ian LeWinter on Thu, Apr 23, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

It has been less than 150 years since the first telephone was invented. Personally, I can’t think of another device that has undergone more radical changes since its inception. If he were to look at an iPhone today, Alexander Graham Bell wouldn’t even recognize his invention,* let alone understand what a free calling app is!

Bell had a long road ahead getting buy-in from the public and patenting his invention. Fortunately for us, enlightened individuals kept it alive. Today telecommunications is one of the most exciting industries in the world. Let’s take a look at how far we’ve come.

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Topics: Voice Communication, Communication, iPhone, Voxox, VoIP, Cost Savings, Android

Top 10 Reasons to Download Voxox (Part 2) — Make New Friends, Talk For Free, Have Some Fun

Posted by Ian LeWinter on Thu, Apr 9, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

So what have you learned this week? I learned that the @ symbol was close to being deleted from our standard keyboards. It was saved by one Ray Tomlinson who, in 1971, used it in his computer code to send the first email.1 I can’t imagine a world without @!

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Topics: Voice Communication, Communication, iPhone, Voxox, VoIP, Cost Savings, Android

Top 10 Reasons To Download Voxox (Part 1) — You Thought It was Just Free Calling

Posted by Ian LeWinter on Thu, Apr 2, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

You learn something new every day. Sometimes the lessons are hard ones, like chocolate-covered coffee beans actually contain caffeine. They’ll keep you up for days! Other things you learn could just be interesting facts, like former Apple CEO, the late Steve Jobs, worked in an apple orchard after dropping out of college.

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Topics: Top Tip List, Voice Communication, Communication, Voxox, Messaging, VoIP, Text Communication, Android