The word phone is a noun. Phone means (1) electro-acoustic transducer for converting electric signals into sounds; it is held over or inserted into the ear, (2) electronic equipment that converts sound into electrical signals that can be transmitted over distances and then converts received signals back into sounds, (3) (phonetics) an individual sound unit of speech without concern as to whether or not it is a phoneme of some language.
Phone is also a verb that means (1) get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone.
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Cell phone batteries, chargers, and other accessories can be found for most late-model cell phones. Visit this site to learn how to find batteries specific to your cell phone model.
Browse telecom news headlines from selected news sources around the world, read the referenced news articles, and stay up-to-date on developments and trends in mobile phones and the telecommunications industry.
With headquarters in Bellevue, Washington, T-Mobile provides wireless voice, messaging, and data services capable of reaching over 268 million Americans. On the website, users can find out about phone styles, service plans, order phones and other accessories, and locate T-Mobile stores near them. The site also has a map that helps users locate the coverage they can get from T-Mobile.
Addresses provides white pages, yellow pages, background checks, reverse phone numbers, city guides, zip codes and area codes. There is also a cell phone lookup and business search by category.
Telephone area codes are used to help route phone calls to the correct location. Find North American area codes and their corresponding locations with this handy area code chart.
The focus of Wireless-Phones.us is wireless cell phones and wireless phone service plans. Website visitors can read about the history and operation of wireless cellular phones.
Founded in 1996, and located in Bellevue, Washington, InfoSpace provides two services: Online Search and Delivery, and Mobile. Both deliver information and entertainment to consumers. Users can access white pages, yellow pages, web search, maps & directions, browse categories, reverse phone, near an address, email search, worldwide directories, and more.
Launched in 1996, SwitchBoard is a provider of local online advertising solutions and Internet-based yellow pages, interconnecting consumers, merchants, and national advertisers. Users can search for businesses, people, maps and directions, by phone number, zip code or area code. There are other more advanced search strategies on the website as well.
Yellow book was founded in 1930 and today produces approximately 1000 directories. Users to the website can search for numbers by name or business. The directory also contains a reverse look up service. Businesses can find out how to advertise on Yellow Book. There is also a link with information about how to recycle phone books.
Find a helpful chart of local area codes for all the states, districts, provinces, territories, and islands covered by the North American Public Telephone Network.
Satellite phones are mobile phones that communicate via orbiting satellites. Satellite communication is handy when sailing and in remote areas where other telecommunication services are unavailable.
DexKnows is a product of R.H. Donnelley, one of the nation's largest yellow pages and online local search providers. DexKnows is one of the 700 directories they publish. Users can search businesses in the local yellow pages and for people in the white pages. There is also a mapping component that provides directions, the capability to search by landmarks, and a save feature.
Superpages provides information about businesses and retailers in local areas. Along with telephone number and address, Superpages also provides driving directions and hours of operation. Users can add or edit a business and can put the Superpages icon on their toolbars. Users can also add weather reports, lottery results, and Wi-Fi hotspots to their searches.
WhoWhere is a Lycos sponsored site. It is a telephone directory for web, people, shopping, images & videos, and classifieds. Users can also search reverse telephone numbers. Additional searches include mapping, distances, and categories.
Yellowpages.com is a wholly owned subsidiary of AT&T. It contains local and national listings of business, organizations, services, and locations. Users can search locally, but if they do not know where the party or business is located, they can do a national search. Yellowpages also offers driving directions. It is a way to give advertisers exposure to more than 100 million monthly searches.
Long distance phone calls are calls that are placed outside the user's local service area. Long distance carriers enable subscribers to place long distance phone calls to telephone numbers around the world.
PhoneSpell was created in 1995 to create a mnemonic device for remembering and having fun with a phone number. It is useful, fun, free, and easy to use. The user enters his/her phone number and the software generates a list of the words that this number spells.
Browse this architect guide and directory to learn about architects in the United States of America. The photograph on this page shows an architect with blueprints, conversing on a cellular phone.
Visit this business broker services directory for information about business brokers and broker services in the United States. The photo on this page shows a business broker talking on his mobile phone.
A reverse directory searches for businesses or people with only an address or phone number. Visit this site to learn more about reverse directories and find convenient links to popular online reverse directories.
Cell phone providers offer a selection of wireless calling plans to subscribers. Visit this site to find tips on choosing a wireless provider and plan to best suit your needs.
The following articles provide recent phone-related news.