Sign up
 Vonage  

       
 
Vonage Forum Menu

Vonage Forums
Vonage VoIP Forum
amparoio11 Posted:
New project
started to be
available today,
check it
out http://gaytee
nporn.allproblog.c
om/?jayde
...

In The Forum:
Hard Wiring - Installation
Topic:
Nude Sex Pics, Sexy Naked Women, Hot Girls Porn
On Sep 28, 2020 at 06:55:12

willieri18 Posted:
Sexy pictures each
day http://free3d
porn.dancortesepor
n.fetlifeblog.com/
?tamara
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Dirty Porn Photos, daily updated galleries
On Sep 11, 2020 at 22:07:24

kaseyob18 Posted:
Best Nude
Playmates &
Centerfolds,
Beautiful
galleries daily
updates http://po
rngetsborig.energ
...

In The Forum:
Hard Wiring - Installation
Topic:
Daily updated super sexy photo galleries
On Sep 06, 2020 at 17:48:05

brianazv2 Posted:
Hot teen
pics http://freeg
irlporn.bestsexybl
og.com/?april
free ipod
...

In The Forum:
Hard Wiring - Installation
Topic:
New super hot photo galleries, daily updated collections
On Aug 21, 2020 at 00:14:50

eunicekh69 Posted:
Nude Sex Pics,
Sexy Naked Women,
Hot Girls
Porn http://voyer
pornmovies.miyuhot
.com/?nancy
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Best Nude Playmates & Centerfolds, Beautiful galleries d
On Jun 27, 2020 at 12:01:35

jonisz18 Posted:
Scandal porn
galleries, daily
updated
lists http://hot.
free.porn.bestsexy
blog.com/?faith
...

In The Forum:
Hard Wiring - Installation
Topic:
Browse over 500 000 of the best porn galleries, daily update
On Jun 20, 2020 at 16:04:00

morganoj60 Posted:
Dirty Porn Photos,
daily updated
galleries http://
videoporn.relayblo
g.com/?yadira
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Nude Sex Pics, Sexy Naked Women, Hot Girls Porn
On Jun 19, 2020 at 07:55:43

katesj18 Posted:
Sexy photo
galleries, daily
updated
collections http:
//senior.dating.al
lproblog.com/?mari
na
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Enjoy our scandal amateur galleries that looks incredibly di
On Jun 04, 2020 at 14:37:02

deanavl16 Posted:
Free Porn Pictures
and Best HD Sex
Photos http://les
bianlive.instasexy
blog.com/?diamond
...

In The Forum:
Hard Wiring - Installation
Topic:
enjoy new website
On May 16, 2020 at 11:36:21

jameshl16 Posted:
New hot project
galleries, daily
updates http://ho
t.lesbian.allprobl
og.com/?asia
...

In The Forum:
Hard Wiring - Installation
Topic:
Sexy pictures each day
On Apr 25, 2020 at 00:05:59


Vonage VoIP Forums

Vonage In The News
Vonage Expands International Presence with Investments in Asia Pacific Region

Vonage to Present at the Oppenheimer 20th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference

Syndication

Vonage Customer Reviews
Salt Lake City: impressions after several months
Salt Lake City: impressions after several months



Review: My First Day With Vonage, Excellent!
Review: My First Day With Vonage, Excellent!



Great Price, No Complaints
Great Price, No Complaints



You need some common sense.
You need some common sense.



Vonage Customer Review: One month with Vonage, and...
Vonage Customer Review: One month with Vonage, and...




Vonage Reviews

Vonage VoIP Forum: Vonage In Print News

Search on This Topic:   
[ Go To: Vonage Forum | Latest Vonage News ]

 Vonage Passes VoIP Milestone

Vonage In Print News

Vonage Passes VoIP Milestone

March 7, 2005

By Colin C. Haley

Growing at a rapid clip despite stepped-up competition, broadband telephony upstart Vonage announced today that it now has more than 500,000 lines in service.

"In a very short time, we've proved that 2005 is the year of mass adoption for VoIP services," Jeffrey A. Citron, Vonage chairman and CEO, said in a statement. "Vonage as the market bellwether has capitalized on this nascent trend."

The privately held, venture-backed service provider said it is adding 15,000 lines every week, tallying orders through its Web site as well as retail partners such as Amazon and Best Buy.

Major telecom and cable providers are rolling out their own VoIP services for consumers and small businesses; however they have declined to release subscriber numbers.

 Posted by vonage on Monday, March 07 @ 21:52:06 EST
 (988 reads)
Read More: Vonage Passes VoIP Milestone

 Vonage Phone Calls Destined To Be Sent As Data Packets

Vonage In Print News

Phone Calls Destined To Be Sent As Data Packets

March 7, 2005

By John Woolfolk

The day is not far off when everyone's phone calls will be delivered much like their e-mail -- as bits of data.

The phone network that has been the backbone of telecommunications for much of the past century is giving way to the technology that drives the Internet.

``We're in the beginning of a 10-year transformation in which the traditional phone network is going to give way to VoIP,'' said telecommunications analyst Jeff Kagan. ``The telecommunications network is being reinvented.''

Most people still don't know or understand what Voice over Internet Protocol is. But that is changing as the high-speed Internet connections that deliver VoIP are becoming more common. Big-name companies like Comcast and AT&T have been pitching the service.

``During the past couple of years we've seen VoIP start to happen,'' said Jeff Pulver, a pioneer in Internet communications technology who publishes VON, an industry magazine that is sponsoring a VoIP conference Monday through Thursday in San Jose. He predicts VoIP customers will double to more than 2 million by the end of this year.

 Posted by vonage on Monday, March 07 @ 21:49:37 EST
 (1448 reads)
Read More: Vonage Phone Calls Destined To Be Sent As Data Packets

 FCC Issues Fines For Blocking Of Vonage VoIP

Vonage In Print News

FCC Issues Fines For Blocking Of VoIP

March 4, 2005

By David Worthington

FCC Chairman Michael Powell has slapped Madison River Communications with a $15,000 fine for blocking Voice-over-IP (VoIP) Internet phone calls. The FCC's enforcement action comes less than one month after VoIP provider Vonage filed a complaint asking the US government to investigate allegations that competitors are deliberately blocking the use of its services.

Following the agency's disclosure of the settlement, Powell said, "The industry must adhere to certain consumer protection norms if the Internet is to remain an open platform for innovation."

In the complaint, unnamed competitors were accused of blocking Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) addresses that Vonage relies on to operate its services.

IP telephony, better known as VoIP, has economized both local and long distance calling with cut-rate prices as other telephone companies scramble to migrate from their Public Switched Telephone Networks. While smaller Internet firms like Vonage and were first-to-market, major companies such as AT&T, SBC and Comcast have recently launched VoIP offerings.

 Posted by vonage on Monday, March 07 @ 21:47:16 EST
 (1280 reads)
Read More: FCC Issues Fines For Blocking Of Vonage VoIP

 VoIP Firms Urge More FCC Action

Vonage In Print News

It's Degrading: VoIP Firms Urge More FCC Action

March 4, 2005

By Roy Mark

Internet telephony firms praised Thursday's action by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to fine a small telecom for blocking Voice over Internet Protocol traffic, but said problems of keeping broadband networks open to all IP applications remain.

Over the last six months, both consumer VoIP provider Vonage and wholesaler Nuvio complained to the FCC about both telecom and cable broadband providers either blocking or degrading VoIP calls. In some cases, the providers offer their own VoIP service and in Vonage's and Nuvio's opinion are discriminating against unaffiliated VoIP companies.
Thursday, Madison River Communications of Mebane, N.C., which owns and operates four rural telephone companies in Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina and Illinois, admitted no guilt in port blocking complaints brought by Vonage, but agreed to a $15, 000 fine and promised to drop the practice.

Chris Murray, Vonage's director of government affairs, said in Madison River's case, one of the company's subsidiaries was blocking VoIP calls to and from a customer who chose to get VoIP service instead of leasing a second, hard-wired telephone line.

 Posted by vonage on Monday, March 07 @ 21:44:55 EST
 (2045 reads)
Read More: VoIP Firms Urge More FCC Action

 FCC Fines Telecom That Blocked Vonage VoIP Calls

Vonage In Print News

FCC Fines Telecom That Blocked Vonage VoIP Calls

March 4, 2005

By Keith Regan

The FCC said it had negotiated a settlement with Madison River Communication, under which the firm will pay a $15,000 fine and agree to avoid any actions that could hamper customers' ability to use VoIP services. Analysts said the action sends a strong message that the FCC will act to enforce and uphold its light-regulatory-touch approach to VoIP.

Moving quickly to protect the rights of emerging voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) providers, the Federal Communications Commission has fined a North Carolina-based telecommunications carrier for refusing to accept traffic from Vonage.

The action from the FCC came less than a month after Vonage first filed a complaint with the agency. At the time, Vonage said an unnamed local carrier had configured its servers to deny access to block ports that are used to carry VoIP traffic.

VoIP converts voice to data traffic that is sent through broadband at a sharp discount to traditional local and long-distance providers.

 Posted by vonage on Monday, March 07 @ 21:42:16 EST
 (994 reads)
Read More: FCC Fines Telecom That Blocked Vonage VoIP Calls

 FCC Defends Vonage VoIP Service

Vonage In Print News

FCC Defends Voice-Over-Internet Service

March 4, 2005

By Staff

U.S. regulators have forced a North Carolina phone company to stop blocking customers from using voice-over-Internet calling services.

The Federal Communications Commission said Madison River Communications Corp. has agreed to pay $15,000 and to stop blocking the ability of consumers to use voice-over-Internet calling services instead of regular phone lines, the Washington Post said Friday.

Thursday's announcement signals a victory for an emerging technology that threatens the market share of traditional phone companies.

Known as VoIP, for voice over Internet protocol, such communication increasingly is being used by businesses and consumers instead of traditional phone service. Although VoIP requires high-speed Internet access, providers offer unlimited local, long-distance, and even some international calling for as little as $20 a month.

 Posted by vonage on Monday, March 07 @ 21:40:24 EST
 (1176 reads)
Read More: FCC Defends Vonage VoIP Service

 Phone Company Settles In Blocking Of Vonage VoIP Calls

Vonage In Print News



Phone Company Settles In Blocking Of Internet Calls

March 4, 2005

By Jonathan Krim

The Federal Communications Commission announced yesterday that a North Carolina-based telephone company agreed to pay $15,000 and to stop blocking the ability of consumers to use voice-over-Internet calling services instead of regular phone lines.

In the first action of its kind, the FCC settled with Madison River Communications Corp., which operates several rural phone companies throughout the Southeast and Midwest.
Calling based on voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) increasingly is being used by businesses and consumers as a substitute for traditional phone service. Although VoIP requires high-speed Internet access, its major providers offer unlimited local, long-distance, and even some international calling for as little as $20 a month.

Vonage Holdings Corp., one of the nation's leading Internet phone companies, had complained that as many as 200 customers had their service blocked by a Madison River subsidiary that provided its phone customers with Internet access.


 Posted by vonage on Monday, March 07 @ 01:30:00 EST
 (1487 reads)
Read More: Phone Company Settles In Blocking Of Vonage VoIP Calls

 Vonage VoIP Blockers Revealed

Vonage In Print News

Source Of Vonage Blockage Revealed

March 4, 2005

By Pete Rojas

Damn, it turns out that there was a local telephone company that was blocking Vonage. The FCC has just fined North Carolina-based Madison River Communications, the nation’s “17th largest phone company”, 15 grand for blocking ports used for making Voice over IP phone calls. By blocking those ports Madison River was effectively able to stop its DSL subscribers from using Vonage’s phone service, something Vonage obviously wasn’t too psyched about, and we’re stoked that the FCC came down on the right side on this one (to be honest VoIP seems to be just about the only thing the FCC is progressive about these days, though maybe that’s only because it’d be hard to start censoring phone calls).

 Posted by vonage on Monday, March 07 @ 01:15:00 EST
 (1038 reads)
Read More: Vonage VoIP Blockers Revealed

 Madison River Communications To Pay Fine For Vonage Blocking

Vonage In Print News

Wireline

March 4, 2005

By Staff

The FCC Enforcement Bureau entered a consent decree with Madison River Communications to end an investigation into complaints that the company blocked ports used for VoIP applications such as those offered by Vonage. Madison River agreed to pay $15,000 and not block ports "or otherwise prevent customers from using VoIP applications." A representative of Vonage, which last month complained of port blocking but didn't name specific companies, said the ruling was a victory (CD Feb 16 p9). "We saw a problem and we acted swiftly to ensure that Internet voice service remains a viable option for consumers," said FCC Chmn. Powell: "The industry must adhere to certain consumer protection norms if the Internet is to remain an open platform for innovation."

 Posted by vonage on Monday, March 07 @ 01:00:00 EST
 (6498 reads)
Read More: Madison River Communications To Pay Fine For Vonage Blocking

 Phone Phirm Blocked Vonage VoIP Calls

Vonage In Print News

Phone Phirm Blocked Internet Calls
Customer Freedom, We Have Heard Of It


March 4, 2005

By Nick Farrell

THE FCC has said that a North Carolina-based telephone company has agreed to pay a $15,000 fine and to stop blocking the ability of consumers to use voice-over-IP calling services.

We think it had little choice and resembled a fine.
Madison River Communications, which operates several rural phone companies throughout the Southeast and Midwest, had blocked more than 200 customers from using a Voice-over-IP service run by Vonage Holdings.

In some cases this meant that customers who had disconnected their traditional phone lines and were relying solely on Vonage, could make emergency calls.

When hacks from the Washington Post asked Madison River why it would do such a thing, its spinsters said it could not talk to them because the company was filing for an IPO of stock. Handy.

 Posted by vonage on Monday, March 07 @ 00:20:31 EST
 (1094 reads)
Read More: Phone Phirm Blocked Vonage VoIP Calls

All Vonage News Stories (2038 stories on 204 pages)
[ 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 ]

Vonage Service Plans


Vonage VoIP Members
Members List Members
New patsykf3
New Today 0
Yesterday 0
Total 101029

Who Is On Site
Visitors 1
Members 0
Total 1


Vonage VoIP Forum Members:
Login Here
Not a Member? You can Register Here
As a registered member you will have access to the VoIP Speed Test, Vonage Service Announcements and post comments in the
Vonage VoIP Forums

Site Search
 






†AK and HI residents pay $29.95 shipping. ††Limited time offer. Valid for residents of the United States (&DC), 18 years or older, who open new accounts. Offer good while supplies last and only on new account activations. One kit per account/household. Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts, promotions or plans and is not applicable to past purchases. Good while supplies last. Allow up to 2 weeks for shipping. Other restrictions may apply.

1Unlimited calling and other services for all residential plans are based on normal residential, personal, non-commercial use. A combination of factors is used to determine abnormal use, including but not limited to: the number of unique numbers called, calls forwarded, minutes used and other factors. Subject to our Reasonable Use Policy and Terms of Service.

2Shipping and activation fees waived with 1-year agreement. An Early Termination Fee (with periodic pro-rated reductions) applies if service is terminated before the end of the first 12 months. Additional restrictions may apply. See Terms of Service for details.

HIGH SPEED INTERNET REQUIRED. †VALID FOR NEW LINES ONLY. RATES EXCLUDE INTERNET SERVICE, SURCHARGES, FEES AND TAXES. DEVICE MAY BE REFURBISHED. If you subscribe to plans with monthly minutes allotments, all call minutes placed from both from your home and registered ExtensionsTM phones will count toward your monthly minutes allotment. ExtensionsTM calls made from mobiles use airtime and may incur surcharges, depending on your mobile plan. Alarms, TTY and other systems may not be compatible. Vonage 911 service operates differently than traditional 911. See www.vonage.com/911 for details.

** Certain call types excluded.

www.vonage-forum.com is not an official Vonage support website & is independently operated.
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owners. All comments are property of their posters.
All other www.vonage-forum.com content is © Copyright 2002 - 2013 by 4Sight Media LLC.

Thinking of signing up for Vonage but have questions?
Business and Residential customers can call Toll Free 24 hours a day at: 1-888-692-8074
No Vonage Promotion Code or Coupon Codes are required at www.vonage.com to receive any special,
best Vonage cheap deals, free sign up offers or discounts.

[ | | | | | ]

Vonage Forum Site Maps

Vonage | VoIP Forum | How VoIP Works | Wiring and Installation Page Two | International Rate Plans 2 | Internet Phone
Promotion | Vonage Review | VoIP | Broadband Phone | Free Month | Rebate | Vonnage | Vontage | VoIP | Phone Service
Phone | llamadas ilimitadas a Mexico | Latest News | VoIP Acronyms | Deal | Philippines Globe Phone | Site Maps

The Vonage Forum provides the Vonage sign up Best Offer Promotion Deal.
If you are considering signing up for Vonage and have found our Vonage News, Customer Reviews, Forums
& all other parts of this site useful, please use our Vonage Sign up page.


Vonage VoIP Phone Service is redefining communications by offering consumers
& small business VoIP Internet phones, an affordable alternative to traditional phone service.
The Vonage VoIP Forum Generated This Page In: 0.21 Seconds and Pages In The Last 60 Seconds
The Vonage VoIP Forum