VoIP & Internet Phone Services compared explanatory guide

Posted on Friday, November 04 2005 @ 4:03 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Designtechnica take pleasure in announcing the release of they latest content, consisting of an explanatory guide featuring and comparing VoIP & Internet Phone Services.

VoIP is one of those mysterious acronyms that almost everyone has seen by now. If you've read or watched TV ads for Vonage or any of the other mushrooming broadband telephone services, or read about eBay's acquisition of Skype, you're familiar with it. You might have experienced it without even knowing it.

VoIP stands for Voice over Internet Protocol, a way of having a phone conversation over the Internet by sending packets of data rather than impulses, making it very different from the traditional telephone method. It became possible with the advent of high-speed broadband connections, and nowadays it's pretty much a fact of life, one that can, and will, significantly lower your phone bills.. You can read more over here.

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Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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