LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Funbers Telecom Corp today announced that AddaLineTM – an app turning smartphones into a carrier-grade telecom service providing unlimited domestic calls and texting in the U.S. and Canada – now costs only $5 a line a month.
Any number of numbers may be chosen from those available in the U.S., Canada, UK and – for the first time – Belgium and Sweden. Extended features for businesses including number transfers and porting costs an extra $5 per month. Provisioning active service takes less than five seconds.
"Apps are disrupting how people buy telecom services, and AddaLine's $5 price point makes the proposition all the more clear: you can crush the cost of communicating by turning smartphones into many phones," said Funbers CEO Samuel Fornes. "Lots of subscribers simply add a second line to their phone.
"Many are businesses discovering they can – and should – embed work phones inside of their employees' own smartphones, in some instances realizing annual savings totaling tens of thousands of dollars," Fornes said.
Calls placed anywhere worldwide between AddaLine provisioned lines are always free. Outside the U.S. and Canada – where unlimited calling plans are infeasible – AddaLine slashes costs by providing free calls to number groups in more than 30 countries. This is possible because AddaLine is built to secure the same carrier-exchange pricing that operators pay for access to each other's networks. Where free calling isn't available, AddaLine charges the carrier wholesale rates. (Rates calculated at https://www.addaline.com/rates).
Funbers Telecom Corp's operations – built to define a best-of-class bridge between IP telephony and legacy telco networks – were developed and tested over three years with no fanfare, nonetheless netting hundreds of enterprise customers worldwide now realizing:
- Latency free calls. While other services cheaply route all communications through centralized servers in the U.S., AddaLine is engineered to directly utilize telco public exchanges worldwide, routing calls point-to-point wherever possible to eliminate latency bedeviling centralized services.
- Best-of-class reliability, providing today's industry equivalent of 99.999% surety.
- Intuitive functionality via an app immediately familiar: AddaLine look and works just like any other phone.
AddaLine turns smartphones into a telecom service encouraging consumers to manage their services themselves, for as little as $5 monthly a line for unlimited calling and texting including MMS in the U.S., and industry wholesale rates where free calling is not available. A service of Funbers Telecom Corp – a Lake Oswego, OR-based company with engineering offices in Stockholm, Sweden – AddaLine is a location-neutral global service serving consumers and hundreds of enterprise customers worldwide. Please visit www.addaline.com for more information.
for Funbers Telecom Corp
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