Category Archives: FreeConferenceCall.com

Voice Over Internet Protocol: The Myth, The Legend, Your New Go-To Conference Calling Tool

Ring, Ring. It’s the internet calling — and it’s your boss, so you might want to pick up.  

Chances are, you go to or call into a lot of meetings. In the United States alone, there are an average of 11 million meetings held daily according to a recent study, which means that finding the free tools to make these meetings less dreadful and a whole lot more practical is crucial to getting through your work week feeling accomplished and efficient. That’s where voice over internet protocol comes in — or VoIP. Read More...

FreeConferenceCall.com Celebrates 17 Years of Consumer Privacy Protection

By Josh Lowenthal, President of FreeConferenceCall.com 

The recent Facebook data breach scandal has spurred nationwide conversations over consumer privacy protection in the digital age. Caught with a lax privacy policy and a long history of collecting consumer data without clear consent, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is dealing with pressure from Congress, a precipitous decline in user trust and investor skepticism on the long-term viability of his business model. Read More...

What You Need to Know About the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

By Eugene Tcipnjatov, FreeConferenceCall.com Chief Technology Officer

On May 25, 2018, the European Union (EU) is preparing to roll out its new consumer-friendly data protection law known as the General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR. The new rule requires that businesses make it easy for consumers to understand how their data is used and voluntarily consent to data collection. It also requires companies to provide a compelling reason for data collection and give people access to their information and the right to delete or correct inaccurate data. Read More...

How to Use Video Conferencing with Your Classroom Chromebook

Calling all superheroes — or the closest thing we have to that. We have some exciting news for educators around the globe. FreeConferenceCall.com is now completely Chromebook™ compatible. That’s right! You can use audio, video and screen sharing for your entire class — absolutely free. Read More...

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How to Have a Successful International Meeting

Here’s how to have a successful international meeting in seven simple steps:

  1. Decide which type of virtual meeting you want to hold
  2. Prepare for the meeting, including developing an agenda
  3. Decide a time and day for the meeting to be held
  4. Use the best international meeting hosting service for you
  5. Ensure that participants will attend the meeting
  6. Conduct the meeting efficiently and encourage participation from all attendees
  7. Follow-up after the meeting

While hosting an international meeting may sound simple enough, it’s easy to underestimate the amount of thought and preparation that a successful international meeting requires. Read More...