RingCentral Meetings: Better than Google Hangouts and Skype

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There’s a new kid in town: RingCentral just announced a new product, RingCentral Office Enterprise Edition. The new version of RingCentral office is targeted towards – you guessed it – enterprises, and has lots of great features that make cross-global collaboration fast and easy. One of these is the new RingCentral Meetings, a video conferencing feature. Why is this a big deal? After all, free web conferencing is easy to come by. Skype, Google Hangouts, and other popular applications have… Continue Reading

The Hot Gossip on j2 Global

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Many virtual PBX companies are relatively small startup ventures. Not so with eVoice. eVoice is owned by j2 Global, a publicly shared company worth nearly $1.5 billion. As such, j2 Global is a popular topic in the tech world for its stocks, awards, and even lawsuits. Let’s take a quick look at the latest skinny on this tech giant.   A Bit About j2 Global j2 Global was started in 1995 as a communications company, but it has since branched… Continue Reading

RingCentral Racks In The Accolades

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It’s nice to get a pat in the back once in a while, but RingCentral, one of our virtual PBX provider partners, has been collecting them in droves. This popular virtual PBX company, which focuses on business phone and fax, has been commended by several major players since 2013 began for its reasonable pricing, simple setup, and innovative ideas. Here are some of its more notable mentions. PC Magazine Editor’s Choice RingCentral was hailed as “a surprisingly sophisticated but easy-to–use… Continue Reading

Phone.com to Deploy VoodooVox Caller Analytics

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In a press release today, Phone.com and VoodooVox annouced that they reached an agreement that will make the VoodooVox caller analytics platform available to the entire Phone.com customer base. This means that Phone.com customers will now have services and benefits that were previously only available to large call centers. “The phone is the most important tool for all small businesses and the Voodoovox Caller Analytics platform allows our customers to learn from their callers, not just listen to them,” said… Continue Reading

Grasshopper.com Eliminates Activation Fees!

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Some great news for those looking to sign up with Grasshopper.com. They have elminated their $25 activation fee on ALL plans. This is something we have had on our “dislikes” list for Grasshopper.com since we first reviewed them. They have been the only virtual pbx provider to still charge an activation fee for some time now, and we have long wished they would eliminate it. We give them a big "thumbs up" for doing so! Combine this new turn of… Continue Reading