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Whitmarsh Posted:
Yes, boiler-plate
answers they
usually are,
though I did get
one sensible
answer
...

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Vonage UK
Topic:
Witholding Caller ID from display and the BT 1471 service
On Dec 17, 2014 at 09:58:00

revrob Posted:
I never heard from
them again. Seems
like boilerplate
answers only and
then that's
...

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Topic:
Witholding Caller ID from display and the BT 1471 service
On Dec 11, 2014 at 15:43:28

dconnor Posted:
It all depends on
the wiring in your
house. Is it wired
for single line or
dual line?
...

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Hard Wiring - Installation
Topic:
Question on 2 Lines and Vonage (both Vonage)
On Dec 10, 2014 at 11:54:24

sashasuman Posted:
so that would mean
even if the number
is already with
another phone
provider i can
...

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Vonage Canada
Topic:
Control your account from your iPhone
On Dec 10, 2014 at 04:20:21

Pinfold Posted:
Simple question I
hope. I have a
1 line vonage
adapter, ordering
a 2 line one,
...

In The Forum:
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Topic:
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On Dec 09, 2014 at 18:19:52

Sxandy Posted:
so that would mean
even if the number
is already with
another phone
provider i can
...

In The Forum:
LNP – Local Number Portability
Topic:
Mitel 3300 CXi connections
On Dec 06, 2014 at 05:47:30

Whitmarsh Posted:
*30 is supposed to
block caller-id
for all subsequent
calls; if *67 does
it for
...

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
Topic:
Witholding Caller ID from display and the BT 1471 service
On Dec 01, 2014 at 06:30:00

revrob Posted:
Thanks for the
userguide info and
the new codes -
unfortunately the
result is the
...

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
Topic:
Witholding Caller ID from display and the BT 1471 service
On Dec 01, 2014 at 06:01:33

ILLLLM Posted:
I have a Cox
connection. Vonage
router is hooked
directly to cox
modem. Cox
Download
...

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Topic:
Calls dropping every 5 to 10 seconds
On Nov 25, 2014 at 14:24:54

Sxandy Posted:
so that would mean
even if the number
is already with
another phone
provider i can
...

In The Forum:
LNP – Local Number Portability
Topic:
Mitel 3300 CXi connections
On Nov 12, 2014 at 06:04:12


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Vonage Poor performance is one thing, but down over 40% since the IPO is just disreguard



Poor performance is one thing, but down over 40% since the IPO is just disreguard for the customers.I have no doubt that class action suits will find that Vonage violated certain NASD rules with this issue.

I am not sure how to make this more clear. It is very obvious for anyone with any sort of financial background that this IPO was issued in order to provide an exit method for venture cap investors and upper management. The underwriting banks are smart people, they knew that this was the reason for the ipo. You rarely ever see such drastic falls in IPOs after issue (of course with some exceptions), because the underwriting banks are usually obligated to make markets in the stock. From what I have seen here, it does not appear that this is what is being done. All of these banks were the ones naked short selling VG right at the open. Call me crazy but that is a bit different than making a market in the stock..........

What I am saying is obvious to me, that this IPO was an exit method for original investors. The banks knew this, in no way was this ever supposed to be a stock with any sort of investment qualities to it, rather simply a vehicle to allow Vonage investors pre ipo to cash out of their positions before the company is bankrupt or bought out.

I think you will see in the coming weeks the NASD rules governing an IPO issue must be suitable for investment purposes have been violated and every single person who ever bought into this stock was screwed from the get go. Management and the banks all knew this.

I in no way said that they wanted to stock to plummet, I don't think they really care. Sure they would like it higher until they cash out, maybe that is why they pushed the DSP plan so hard to try to get Vonage fans (customers) to back the stock through the lockout period, because god knows that the underwriting banks are not making any sort of market for this, it is just sell sell sell all the way down the book. They wanted the stock to come to market so original investors could cash out, thats all they wanted. After investors have cashed out, they could care less about the stock. If they sell and do not have any money tied up in the stock, than what is their incentive to run the company well in order to maximize shareholder value. Right now VG looks like a classic case of the agency problem.

I am not talking about the little technicalities you point out. I am talking about breaking major NASD rules stating that a new issue has to be suitable for investment purposes. From my standpoint and what I know about this stock it looks as if an IPO was only meant as a method to allow previous investors to cash out. When all of you sent in your checks after VG fell all you were doing was sending money into previous investors so they can walk away and make a killing on this stock.

Vonage has no interest in the customers anymore, it is very obvious that they are going to get bought out or go bankrupt, so what do they care about maintaining relationships with current customers?



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Breaking News - My Stock Was Bought Out


Stock was bought out, owe no money.
Did you sell the shares?? Or did you just let it sit?
Unfortunately I just paid for mine and received a notice that they sold it last
I sold the first day
This has got to be the most moronic stock trade in the history of the NYSE if what
I too sold the first day and i have yet to pay for the shares. Actually i did send in
I would hold off on paying for the shares. Seems like the trades were already bought
Woo Hoo Woo Hoo Hoo
So if Smith Barney is paying all the non-payers off, why are there still class action
Only a very small portion of people are non payers. The class action suits, which

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