Provider Spotlight: VOIPITS

Founded in 2012, VOIPITS has already exploded onto the scene as one of the top business VoIP providers on the marketplace. Specialized towards businesses, VOIPITS uses Internet calling to offer intelligent phone systems and more. The VOIPITS headquarters is located in the city of Toronto, Ontario, where they offer excellent business VoIP services to the US and Canada. VOIPITS offers competitive IP business solutions for small to large businesses. The provider has also gained a recent following … [Read more...]

Hosted VoIP: The Build-Your-Own Mobility Solution

Over the last few years, the Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) industry has experienced an increased demand for new business communications solutions and functionalities. In turn, providers have been working to expand existing platforms and churn innovative solutions that facilitate mobility and remote work. Today’s increasingly popular trend of permitting employees to work outside of the office wouldn’t be possible without cloud-based innovations in hosted PBX and the many services it … [Read more...]

Provider in the Spotlight: DIDforSale

Based in sunny California, DIDforSale is a market leader in business VoIP services. As one of the most popular VoIP providers, DIDforSale is known for the superior quality of their services, and for offering superior prices. Rates are under $9.00 a month, with call rates that drop to as low as only $0.004 per minute. To top this all off, DIDforSale charges no minimums, and offers strong customer service. DIDforSale is partnered with several quality service providers in the US and all over the … [Read more...]

Are My VoIP Calls Safe from Government Surveillance?

When news broke this month about “project PRISM”, many callers began to wonder if any form of communication was safe from government surveillance. Under PRISM, the NSA (National Security Agency) gathered information on millions of citizens’ phone calls. According to Gen. Keith Alexander, the surveillance has prevented over 50 terrorists attacks since the September 11th attacks in 2001. The American public has been largely dichotomous about the surveillance. Some Americans are … [Read more...]

Maximizing your Business’s Meetings with VoIP Conferencing Suites

We live in an increasingly connected world, and every year there are new inventions on the market that help people stay plugged-in and in-the-loop at all times. As a result, it is much easier to keep businesses up and running in times when all employees cannot be in the same place. Your business may already use business-owned cell phones and laptops to keep employees connected, but if your company has not yet expanded into business VoIP IP video conferencing solutions, then you may not have … [Read more...]

Maintaining Continuity with VoIP Phone Systems – Even During Disasters

We’ve all heard the saying, “March goes in like a lion and out like a lamb.” However, in some parts of the country, particularly the Northeast, March is still acting like the proverbial big cat, slamming us with more snow, wet weather, and other extreme conditions. This refusal to let go of wintry weather echoes years past, when blizzards hit when most of us were longing for spring. Additionally, many of us have simply had it with extreme weather; with Hurricane Sandy and other storms … [Read more...]

Improve Your Workflow with these Unique VoIP Features

A recent Pepsi commercial features a man who is constantly presented with extravagant gifts, but who replies only, “And?” each time. In a way, the man is representative of this generation: people don’t just want to know the basics, but rather what extra features are available. It doesn’t matter if it’s something as expensive as a car, or cheap as a phone service with VoIP, most people want as many bells and whistles as possible. VoIP, or Voice over Internet Protocol, is the … [Read more...]

VoIP for Travel

With cheap international rates, mobile apps, and facetime chat, VoIP technology is an ideal choice for travelers going on quick trips or long voyages. VoIP (“Voice over Internet Protocol”) is the means to make phone calls over the Internet instead of the traditional way of making phone calls through landlines or cellular towers. As long as the user is traveling to a place with Internet access, then they have the ability to stay connected to their family and friends back … [Read more...]

The Taxing Truth About VoIP Phone Service Taxes

At at one point or another, we’ve all complained about high taxes. Whether we’ve whimpered at the digits and dollar signs taken out of our paychecks, or dropped our jaws at the sales tax at the bottom of our receipts, taxes generally stir up an unsettling feeling among us all. We feel your pain. That’s why what we are about to do next is only in your best interest. Let’s take a look at how those taxes are stacking up on your phone bill. Taxes on wireless phone services are often … [Read more...]

OBi110 Now Available at $42, Lowest Price Ever for Powerful VoIP Adaptor

If you've been considering a purchase of Obihai Technology's OBi110, now is a good time to buy. The popular VoIP device, which gives users the ability to make and receive free calls over the Google Voice service with any telephone handset, is now available on Amazon at $41.99 (with free shipping in the US). This is the lowest price we've seen for the OBi110. But there's a small trick: You have to make sure the item is sold by Obihai Technology, Inc., and not any of the other companies … [Read more...]