Do you remember the days when a cell phone was just a cell
phone? You pulled it out of your pocket to make a call and that
was about it. Now your cell phone can take pictures, send text
messages, play music, become your personal organizer, play
games, and even function as your GPS.
I'm not talking about the GPS chip embedded into all current
cell phones. That GPS is only present to help emergency crews
locate you in the event of an emergency (the same way that your
landline will give away your ...Read the rest of this entry »
For those who have ever wanted to find out more information about a phone number without calling it back, reverse phone searches are a great way to get a better sense of who is calling. Quite simply, there are as many reasons to use reverse phone lookups as there are possible reasons someone might call. Whether there is a problem with telemarketers, someone wants to track who their teen has been talking to, or just they want to find out who keeps calling and hanging up.
More problems arise ...Read the rest of this entry »
Every successful private investigator has a tool box. On TV you'll see a PI using a gun, lock picking tools and disguises. In real life it's a bit less glamorous but also a whole lot more legal.
In real life an investigator will handle a telephone handset a million times more than he will ever handle a firearm. So in this series of articles we will examine the tools every PI must have in order to conduct successful telephone investigations. Reverse phone number databases, telephone trap lines ...Read the rest of this entry »
One of the most innovative and widely sought after pieces of
technology to reach the market in recent years has been the
camera phone. In point of fact, the demand for a camera phone on
the part of the typical consumer around the world is so intense
that there oftentimes are situations when there is a backlog on
orders for one camera phone model or another.
Naturally, when the camera phone first hit the market not that
long ago, it was a pricy item. But, as with so many
technological advances, ...Read the rest of this entry »
The worst thing about Christmas has to be listening to Top Of
The Pops and the Christmas Number 1 - Girls Aloud, Robbie
Williams, Westlife and Mr Blobby for goodness sake! Surely
anyone can produce a better Christmas Hit than those. After all,
a computer does all the work, doesn't it - all you do is press a
few buttons and jiggle a few drum and bass lines around.
So what do you need? You need a PC with a reasonable amount of
processing power under the hood - a Pentium III at least,
preferably a ...Read the rest of this entry »
Child support lookup refers to the process of obtaining the records regarding child support cases. Although this is often preceded by the unfortunate separation or divorce of the parents, it is necessary in ensuring that the parties involved comply with the statutes of the law concerning this issue. Looking up child assistance cases ensures that the child is able to receive monetary support that guarantees that he or she grows up with a good education and a comfortable standard of living. The ...Read the rest of this entry »
Recording telephone conversations used to require expensive hardware and dedicated recording equipment. On the low end, one could use a simple wire to connect a phone handset with a tape recorder. An office with multiple phone lines would need expensive solutions that integrate a PBX with call recording. PBXpress www.callcorder.com is a great example of this approach, providing effective simultaneous recording of analog and digital (VoIP) telephone conversations over multiple lines.
But what if ...Read the rest of this entry »
Business owners of companies both large and small can achieve rich improvements in their operations if they start to ask themselves regularly, "I have just been handed a powerful new tool. It essentially lets me costless communicate with anyone on the planet. How can I best use it to my advantage?"
To focus, business owners must first ask themselves two questions: As a business owner, what am I trying to achieve?
Marry your answers to the diverse communications capabilities of the World Wide ...Read the rest of this entry »
Ever since the birth of the internet, entrepreneurs with an eye
to the future have predicted that voice communications --
telephone services -- would eventually be merged with internet
services. With the widespread adoption of VoIP, that day has
come, and it is causing a revolution in the telephone industry.
In simple terms, a VoIP service allows you to use your broadband
(high-speed) connection to place telephone calls over the
Internet. It is not difficult to see how this is rocking ...Read the rest of this entry »