APPLE Uses Toll Free To Connect With iPhone 4 Users

If you want some support with your new iPhone 4 and are hoping to test out FaceTime but don’t know anyone else with the latest handset? Apple has provided a toll-free number for users to call and video chat with a company representative. Facetime allows you to see who you are speaking with (think SKYPE over a phone) This week Apple sent out e-mails to customers, advising them they could try out FaceTime by calling 888-FACETIME (322-3846) number. The toll free phone number is available between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. CDT.


Virtual Office Systems See Popularity Grow

When starting a new company, there are many decisions to be made on communications, advertising, marketing, and customer service. Toll free phone service combined with virtual office systems streamlines management needs and reduces communications costs. With a toll free phone system that mimics corporate phone set-ups, any small business can have comprehensive telephone connections without having to install any new equipment or purchase new set-ups. We are finding that virtual office systems are becoming more and more popular, especially as companies attempt to keep their staff costs down.

Shortage + Demand = Crisis

Telecommunications industry sources now say an unthinkable embargo on new toll free phone service in the United States is a real possibility within the next year. Facing a severe shortage of available 800-numbers, a skyrocketing demand for toll free service and an emerging black market for 800 numbers, insiders say officials feel they are left with no choice but to impose an embargo.

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