Make Cheap And Free Phone Calls Over The Internet, But Without The Fuss
The world of telephony is undergoing a revolution. Mobile phones are everywhere in both developed and underdeveloped countries and now another great development is technology that enables anyone to make phone calls over the Internet for free or for a fraction of the normal price.
Calling over the Internet is done with a process known as VOIP , which stands for Voice Over Internet Protocol. In many applications of VOIP, such as the popular Skype service, Internet phone calls are made using a computer. A user of this type of VOIP service must connect to the Internet and make phone calls using a microphone, or attached headset. It is possible to call users on another computer, or, for a fee, to make calls to landlines or mobile phones.
While computer to computer calling and computer to landline calling has become popular, a new application makes it possible for consumers to make long distance calls over the Internet, using their existing land lines or mobile phones. The service, provided by a European-based company known as Jajah, works by making local phone calls at both ends of the...