Not everyone is eagerly waiting for their phone to ring. For some of us, it is just too much of a task. You guessed it right…we are talking about hearing-impaired people around us. Did you know not all phones work well with hearing aids? Does this means that you should be away from the phones?
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Here are interesting things you may or may not know, about daylight saving time. American inventor and politician Benjamin Franklin wrote a satirical essay, “An Economical Project for Diminishing the Cost of Light,” suggesting the idea of daylight saving time. He published the essay in the Journal de Paris in April 1784. The idea was
Most Americans take their home phone service for granted. Especially when nowadays, just 5% of Americans rely exclusively on “plain old telephone service”. The rest use a variety of communications devices, a growing number of which are broadband-enabled. However, ‘they’ don’t represent the entire segment of US household. We also have families struggling to pay
One of the major Lifeline Service providers indicated its plan to discontinue support to the federal Lifeline phone program, which provides subsidized phone service to low-income Americans. The carrier was supposedly having just a couple of hundreds of Lifeline subscribers. Have we grown out of our need for the Lifeline program? Is it no longer
Bringing Lifeline into the broadband world is the new project for Federal Communication Commission (FCC). We are impressed! Internet adoption is at an all-time high, and the hype is not going to die down in near future. Some habits are hard to leave. However, that same is not applicable to the entire population. Families with
Valentine’s Day is known as the most romantic day of the year. It is the time when couples all around the globe celebrate this wonderful occasion. A lot of countries have their own tradition and ways to celebrate this occasion. Italy Initially, in Italy Valentine’s Day was celebrated as Spring Festival. People used to meet
World of communication is changing. It has become more than just phone calls. Texting has become an integral part of our lives and we are getting spoilt for choices. Phone calls or texting apps…we have got it all. A messaging app is a pretty straightforward concept: they replace phone texting by internet-based texting through app.
Every day of the week, we hear from dozens of people who’ve lost their free government cell phones. The federal government is taking strict action to prevent fraud and abuse in the Lifeline Assistance program. Here is what you have to do for keeping your free government cell phone. Keep Calling Many Lifeline Assistance customers
Get more out of your Android smartphone with these 5 great features Third-Party Home Launchers Customization is synonymous with Android smartphones. One of the first things that an average user wants to do is change the themes and other related features on their device. This calls for a custom home launcher that can enable the
How important is it for us to be connected with people around us? How important is cell phones for us? You would say, a lot. That brings us to the next question. How useful can a mobile phone be to someone with their household income less than 136 percent of the federal poverty line? A