08-26-2011, 07:13 PM
| | Re: AT&T Minimum Texting Plan Price Quadruples in One Year
> jcdill wrote
>> SMS wrote
>>> Well I don't know many besides myself, but it's definitely more than
>>> one. With Google Voice being more widely deployed it's increasing.
>>> The thing is you don't really know if it's a VOIP number you've
>>> been given since there is nothing that would indicate it. So "how
>>> many people do you know?" is really not the right question to ask.
>> If it's someone you "know", you would know either because they talk with you about it, or you find the same number
>> sometimes ringing thru to their home, sometimes ringing thru to their office,
>> sometimes reaching them on their cell phone, etc. and you can tell (by the call quality) that you aren't just
>> reaching them on their
>> cell phone at 3 different locations.
> That's the problem, the call quality is indistinguishable from the
> call quality on a normal land line or cell phone. But to be fair, I
> probably have never been on a VOIP to VOIP call,
I have been, lots of times, essentially because calls between
customers on my VSPs are free.
> it's cell to VOIP or landline to VOIP.