The word telephone is a noun. Telephone means (1) electronic equipment that converts sound into electrical signals that can be transmitted over distances and then converts received signals back into sounds, (2) transmitting speech at a distance.
Telephone is also a verb that means (1) get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word telephone.
This table lists North American area codes, sorted by area code. Visitors can find the locations and usages assigned to the area codes which are available in the North American Public Telephone Network.
Visit this radio communications equipment manufacturer directory to locate radio communications equipment manufacturers in the United States of America. The photo on this page depicts two push-to-talk radiotelephones.
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.
Browse this answering service provider directory for information about answering services in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a customer service representative wearing a telephone headset.
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.
Surveillance equipment is used to observe and record people's behavior. It can include listening devices, miniature cameras, telephone tapping devices, and closed circuit television cameras (CCTV).
Asterisk is an extensible, downloadable, open source telephone system. This software-based PBX supports Voice over IP in many protocols, and runs on a variety of operating systems including Linux, Mac OS X, OpenBSD, FreeBSD and Sun Solaris. Asterisk can interoperate with most standards-based telephony equipment using relatively inexpensive hardware.
Sprint Nextel offers a range of wireless and wireline communications services. Sprint was founded in 1899 as the Brown Telephone Company. Nextel was founded in 1987, and the two companies merged in 2004. The website provides information about phones, plans, accessories, coverage and support. The Sprint Digital Lounge offers special ring tones, entertainment, and applications.
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.
The following articles provide recent telephone-related news.
From loud telephone conversations to bags on seats, a new guide to Swiss train etiquette reveals what annoys the country's commuters the most. The Local spoke recently to the book's author.
The Local. Monday, 05 Aug 2019 17:53:45 +0200.
On August 4, 1922, at 6:25 p.m. ET, telephone service across the U.S. and Canada was shut down for one full minute in honor of the late Alexander Graham Bell. Jane Pauley reports.
CBS News. Sunday, 04 Aug 2019 11:31:19 -0400.
MIAMI — A Florida congresswoman known for her colorful hats says she's rethinking her signature headwear following a telephone threat. The Miami Herald reports Democrat Rep. ...
Washington Times. Thursday, 25 Jul 2019 17:38:29 -0400.
For decades, hotel management companies have contracted with outside mystery shopping firms to place telephone inquiry calls posing as prospects for groups, events, and corporate accounts, then report back the results. ...
Hsyndicate. Tuesday, 23 Jul 2019 15:03:02 +0200.
Telephone and Data Systems (TDS) has seen solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Wednesday, 10 Jul 2019 13:44:00 GMT.
Michael Phuong Minh Nguyen, 55, pleaded guilty, but had asked that his sentence be reduced so he could be reunited with his family, his lawyer, Nguyen Van Mieng, told Reuters by telephone after the trial at the Ho Chi Minh City court.
Newsmax. Monday, 24 Jun 2019 17:32:45 EDT.