Category: VOIP

Update Skype manually

I checked software update information often. If there is new version come up, I will update it right away. It is clear that Skype has a new version released. The one on my Windows 7 is I used Skype built-in Check For Updates function to check the new version. It said, no update

Google Voice can ring my iPod Touch

I have iPod Touch G3, 32GB. It is OK when use Skype. But I want to try call free, so use Google Voice. To make iPod Touch works with Google Voice. 1) Have an earphone with microphone connected with iPod Touch 2) Create a TruPhone account and install the software: 3) Create a Gizmo5

Security for VOIP

Information technology has seen a major development in this decade that has created more innovative products to make communication faster and cheaper than we expect. Internet telephony or the (VOIP) voice over internet protocol is one of the major development that has made voice transmission more clear, fast and cheaper. Broadband service and fiber optics

Another VOIP service provider – SmartVoip

From VoipStunt to poivY. Now I start to use SmartVoip. These three service providers are same compony with different name. And I also think they use same user database. Because when I try to use same name of VoipStunt on Poivy, it show me that the user name is taken by other people. They all

Improve VOIP traffic in WRT54G

Requirement: WRT54G Router, DD-WRT 24 Sp1 firmware. To improve VOIP traffic in the network, I put VOIP adapter mac address into the QoS features. * Under ‘MAC Priority’, enter the MAC Address of the device * Click ‘add’ * click ‘Save changes’ I put my SPA-2002 VOIP adapter at Premium priority. After one week using,

SPA-2002 Daylight Saving Time setting

The phone connected with my VOIP adapter, SPA-2002, is always get the wrong time. You know, we live in North America, with Daylight Saving Time. The clock of phone will update depending on the time info from the VOIP adapter. Even I change the phone set time manually, it will changed back next day. So

VOIP codec choice

When use VOIP service with a VOIP adapter, you have to choose the codec. The codec is very important. Unsuitable codec will make your call intermittently. Codecs are settings used to fine-tune the audio compression of your VoIP devices. Different codec needs different bandwidth. The following protocol header assumptions are used for the calculations: 40