The Pros and Cons of Voip

For sure you have heard about Voip. But maybe you would like to know the difference between Voice over Internet Protocol phone services (Voip) and the Plain Old Telephone Service (POTS). Here are some answers.

There are, in fact, a great many positive reasons to switch from POTS to VoIP:

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Benefits Of VoIP In The Home

As the Internet grows ever larger and can be found in increasing numbers of homes across the world, the communities in which we live are shrinking in terms of contact ability every day. As more contacts are made among people globally, there has been a strong demand to improve conversational abilities beyond the capacity and cost of the traditional phone market.

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$34K to repair a car? High-tech features mean higher repair bills

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:30:39 -0400

As more safety features and new materials are used for vehicles, repair costs will go up. All those add-ons should, however, mean fewer crashes.


Favorite Apple products over the years

Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:00:27 -0400


Samsung's best and worst smartphones

Thu, 9 Aug 2018 12:01:30 -0400


How potentially dangerous fake Apple products reach the US consumer market

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:41:03 -0400

Potentially dangerous knockoffs of Apple accessories traveled an international trail before reaching the U.S. consumer market on


This hair care brand makes products as unique as you—but do they work?

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:16:49 -0400

If you've got hair trouble, Prose wants to talk


20 of the best-selling Halloween decorations on Amazon—and if they're worth it

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 19:19:40 -0400

Sure, they look spooky, but are they worth buying?


Amazon gives Echo line a revamp as company rolls out new 70 new products for Alexa

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:29:15 -0400 offered new editions of its Echo connected speakers, Fire TV streaming players, tablets and more at company headquarters in Seattle.


Facebook and Twitter executives testify at Senate hearing

Wed, 5 Sep 2018 12:59:44 -0400

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg testify before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing. Google exec Larry Page was absent.

   changed how it determines ethnicity and people are upset

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:29:57 -0400

After Ancestry rolled out a new update to its ethnicity estimate system last week, users noticed dramatic changes in their ethnic profiles.


Why suddenly redid its ethnicity estimates, and why it will likely happen again

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 05:00:07 -0400

The science behind the popular genealogical tests from and 23andme is actually becoming so strong that even population geneticists defer to it. But as they expand their pool of consumers, results will likely change.


Scientists gave ecstasy to octopuses and here's what happened

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 18:10:23 -0400

Antisocial octopuses had similar reactions on ecstasy as humans, meaning they're more like us than we thought.


Your daily Talking Tech podcasts right here

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 14:24:32 -0400

The audio quick hit gives you the latest on the newest gadgets, trends and tech news, delivered in USA TODAY's quick hit format. You can listen to Talking Tech on Apple and Google Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, iHeartRadio and other audio providers.


Coming this fall: Amazon will be listening to us more than ever

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 09:00:04 -0400

From the living room to the den, kitchen and even the car, Amazon's Echo speakers are listening to us every time we use the "Alexa" wake word.


There are three new iPhones—here's how to pick the right one

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:17:15 -0400

Need help deciding on a new iPhone? Don't worry—we've got you covered.


When is the best time to buy Halloween candy?

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:02:58 -0400

Plus, other ways to save money on goodies for trick-or-treaters


These simple tips can help you get the most out of your TV, home theater experience

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:00:07 -0400

Your new flat-panel television needs a bit of tweaking for you to get the most out of it. And you don’t need a degree to pull it off.


Google employees discussed changing search results after Trump travel ban

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 22:31:10 -0400

Google employees debated changing search results after President Donald Trump's immigration travel ban against predominantly Muslim countries.


Clothing, jewelry, prescription drugs among America’s most counterfeited items

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:56:58 -0400

U.S. customs and border officers seized and destroyed some 34,143 shipments containing counterfeit items in the 2017 fiscal year.


Get ready. Amazon-Whole Foods deal will change how you buy food forever

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:56:53 -0400

By buying Whole Foods, Amazon brings firepower to an industry plagued by thin profit margins. It could hurt food manufacturers and producers, delivery services, supermarket chains, mass sellers and more.


PayPal drops Infowars, becoming latest tech giant to distance itself from Alex Jones

Sun, 23 Sep 2018 14:05:52 -0400

PayPal is the latest in a succession of businesses to part ways or limit Alex Jones' influence. Others include: Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Apple and Spotify.


First look: SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft for NASA astronauts

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:12:30 -0400


This is your chance to get All-Clad cookware at crazy low prices

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:34:46 -0400

Access this 24-hour sale while you still can!


Watch Google's beautiful tribute to Mister Rogers

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:10:56 -0400

Google honored children's TV icon Mister Rogers on Friday, the anniversary of when the first episode of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood taped.


From a microwave to a clock, Amazon is taking Alexa beyond speakers

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:33:22 -0400

With its latest batch of product updates Amazon is bringing Alexa into cars, outlets and, yes, microwaves, too.


Trump won't get as much help from Facebook in 2020

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 23:48:07 -0400

Facebook will not provide the same level of on-site strategic support it gave Donald Trump during the 2016 election to future presidential campaigns.


Selfie awareness is sending people to the plastic surgeon

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:48:32 -0400

Selfie awareness is sending people straight to the plastic surgeon. Buzz60's Keri Lumm reports on a new favorite procedure.


Got stinky shoes? Here's what to do

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:04:59 -0400

Ummm, what's that smell?


Here are the best deals you can get on Amazon right now

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:57:37 -0400

Snag them before the weekend!


Tour: the Amazon store with no cashiers

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 23:39:28 -0400

Jefferson Graham visits an Amazon Go store in Seattle, where an app gains you entrance to the store, and there are no lines or cashiers to check you out./


These are the kids and baby products you shouldn't buy used

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:09:34 -0400

Hand-me-downs are great, but there are risks to be aware of.


GoPro Hero 2018 review: 7 smoother than previous editions and major upgrade

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:58:57 -0400

GoPro's Hero 7 footage is way steadier than previous editions and a must for anyone serious about video making.


How to watch all your fall TV shows after cutting the cord

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:29:44 -0400

As the fall television season approaches and a lineup of new and returning series kicks off, we look at your best streaming TV options to catch up and keep up.


Fake Apple products: Here's how to avoid being fooled – and endangered – by counterfeits

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:32:33 -0400

Don't be fooled by counterfeit Apple accessories: Check color, packaging, price and printed text. Anker, Belkin, Mophie sell legitimate alternatives.


Here are the best deals you can get on Amazon this weekend

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 10:41:52 -0400

You've got the day off! Time to shop!


iPhone XS and XS Max review: Apple's beautiful big-screen beasts exact a small ransom

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:29:07 -0400

The iPhone XS and XS Max have brilliant, large screen displays, a powerhouse processor and superb cameras. But these come at a high cost.


Apple Watch Series 4 Review: Bigger display, fall detection and ECG may make it the time to upgrade

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:28:54 -0400

The Apple Watch Series 4 does what you expect an Apple Watch to do: deliver notifications, track fitness, Apple Pay. But the emphasis is on health.


The crazy amount of radiation astronauts will absorb on a Mars trip

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 18:13:05 -0400

Earth's atmosphere protects us from space radiation, but a roundtrip to Mars would expose humans to astronomical levels of the stuff.


Google say it still allows third parties to scan and share your Gmail data

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:09:45 -0400

In a letter to federal lawmakers, Google defended the practice of allowing third parties to scan data from its email client Gmail.


If you're not careful these veggies can be deadly

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:41:01 -0400

Vegetables that you eat on a daily basis might not be as safe as you think. Check out this video to see which of your favorites are secretly trying to kill you and how you can remain safe.


Alexa, cook some popcorn for me

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 18:06:21 -0400

Jefferson Graham previews new products introduced by Amazon, including a talking microwave and clock on Talking Tech.


Key Apple products, including Apple Watch, AirPods and Mac Mini, dodge China tariffs

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:24:17 -0400

Apple avoided feared tariffs from China on popular products such as its Apple Watch and AirPods after the U.S. opted to exclude the products.


From Echo Auto to Alexa: Hits and misses from Amazon's new product reveal

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:19:21 -0400

Echo Auto, a little $50 dongle, will bring Alexa into the car. Here's what else we saw at Amazon's preview of new holiday products.


Cyber crooks try to divert direct-deposit paychecks into their accounts, FBI warns

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 05:00:07 -0400

Scammers are re-routing the direct deposit of paychecks into their own accounts. As of July, about 47 payroll diversion cases had been reported.


10 kitchen gadgets our editors can't live without

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:43:23 -0400

These products are life changing!


Cybersecurity: Donald Trump's new strategy allows more offensive operations

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:00:27 -0400

President Donald Trump signs cybersecurity strategy requiring federal agencies to work with state and local governments, plus private businesses.


Amazon connects digital assistant Alexa to microwave, clock and car

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:28:13 -0400

Amazon adds its Alexa digital assistant to a microwave, smart plug, car gadget and more. It may burn rivals like Google, Samsung and Apple.


New iPhone cameras strut their stuff in low light

Sun, 23 Sep 2018 22:37:04 -0400

Results from a back to back comparison of the new iPhone camera to an older model look identical, except in low light and with a new software trick. Jefferson Graham reports on Talking Tech.


New iPhones go on sale in New York

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:06:46 -0400

Apple's latest iPhones went on sale Friday in New York City. Dozens of customers waited on line outside Apple's SoHo store, waiting to purchase the upgraded devices. Sept. 21)


Apple offering AppleCare monthly plans for new iPhones along with theft and loss option

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:41:43 -0400

The new iPhones aren't the only thing that'll cost more. There's also a higher price tag on AppleCare, Apple's extended warranty policy.


2018 IFA tech trade show

Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:22:37 -0400

The 2018 IFA tech trade show features new 8K TVs and other products from consumer electronics companies including LG, Samsung, Google and DJI.


New iPhones, Apple Watch announced at Apple event

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 16:55:01 -0400

Apple Watch and iPhone updates are expected at the September 12, 2018 Special Event at Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park in Cupertino, California


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