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The Telecom Digest for February 5, 2013
Volume 32 : Issue 32 : "text" Format
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iPad Pro: The Missing Workflow (Monty Solomon)
Re: Free or low-cost inter-NPA forwarding? (John Levine)

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Date: Sun, 3 Feb 2013 19:57:05 -0500 From: Monty Solomon <monty@roscom.com> To: telecomdigestmoderator.remove-this@and-this-too.telecom-digest.org. Subject: iPad Pro: The Missing Workflow Message-ID: <p06240863cd34b731369b@[]> iPad Pro: The Missing Workflow February 3, 2013 Edited by Jean-Louis Gassée Monday Note The iPad started simple, one window at a time, putting it in the "media consumption" category as a result. Over time, such category proved too narrow, the iPad did well in some content creation activities. Can the new 128 GB iPad continue the trend and acquire better workflow capabilities? ... http://www.mondaynote.com/2013/02/03/ipad-pro-the-missing-workflow/
Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2013 05:15:40 +0000 (UTC) From: John Levine <johnl@iecc.com> To: telecomdigestmoderator.remove-this@and-this-too.telecom-digest.org. Subject: Re: Free or low-cost inter-NPA forwarding? Message-ID: <keng5s$2lkt$1@leila.iecc.com> > What free or low-cost options exist for forwarding > thousands of listener calls without incurring per-call charges, or for > inexpensively porting the (212) number to the nearby (516) location? Free? Forget it. But low cost is certainly possible. My suggestion would be to port the number to a VoIP carrier like Callcentric, then forward it from there. If the new service provider handles VoIP, you might be able to terminate it directly without forwarding. For incoming calls they charge $20/mo times the number of simultaneous calls it can handle. (If the fund drives are only once or twice a year, you can drop down to one channel most of the time, then provision as many as you need for fund drives.) If the service bureau can't do VoIP, the outgoing forwards are a little under 2c/min. I haven't looked at other VoIP carriers, who might be cheaper, but I know that Callcentric actually works. -- Regards, John Levine, johnl@iecc.com, Primary Perpetrator of "The Internet for Dummies", Please consider the environment before reading this e-mail. http://jl.ly
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