virtual phone number


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virtual phone number

An additional phone number assigned to an existing phone line in order to save a caller long distance fees. For example, a virtual number with a Boston area code can be assigned to a phone line in Phoenix or to a phone line in most cities in the world. The Boston caller pays no long distance charges and thinks the party being called is local.

Virtual phone numbers allow call centers to operate 24 hours a day and advertise local phone numbers to each global market they pursue. Any fees associated with virtual numbers are paid to the telephone carrier or VoIP provider by the subscriber of the phone lines. See SIP provider.
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DIDX invites the world of communications, wireless, mobile and other types of carriers, operators, service providers and companies to join its convenient platform and realize a new income, a new way to gain and retain customers today, via virtual phone number sales.
By offering Free Phone Number Origination, NumberGarage(TM) customers can now create a virtual phone number at no cost.
By having a virtual phone number in another city where there are perhaps family, clients or branch offices, the individuals calling the VoIP phone will not be assessed long-distance charges.
7,680,262 - titled "Method and Apparatus for Placing a Long Distance Call Based on a Virtual Phone Number," allows consumers to communicate to distant locations without incurring long distance or international calling charges.
July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vonage, a leading provider of digital phone services, today announced it recently received approval of its first internally developed patent, called "Method and Apparatus for Placing a Long Distance Call Based on a Virtual Phone Number.
net/) broadband Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), videophone and mobile VoIP communication services, today announced it has reduced Packet8 international calling rates to select countries and added Mexico to the list of overseas locations where subscribers may obtain a virtual phone number.
With the Xfinity Connect app, people can use up to four virtual phone numbers to make and receive calls and texts for free from a smartphone, tablet, or device connected to Wi-Fi.
Burner and Dingtone are leveraging Bandwidth platforms to allow their virtual phone numbers to message with nearly every shortcode in the US.
Vonage Virtual Phone Numbers are inexpensive secondary numbers that ring to your primary Vonage line.
A User account and password will be created and users will have immediate access to their account for airtime minutes, Voice Mail and virtual phone numbers.
We see enormous potential for VoX's VoIP service in the consumer market, and promoting the multiple lines and virtual phone numbers concept is a great place to start," commented Dan Howald, Partner and Managing Director at Scarlet Heifer.
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