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Phone scams – how old people are cheated out of their money
22. September 2020

“Warning against dubious phone number 0711/92238. A recorded female voice introduces itself as the “Stuttgart Judicial Authority”, claiming that there are collection proceedings against me, but I hung up immediately. Half an hour later, I then got a call from the number: 0711/463216, saying that I had entered a competition and did I still want more

The Gigaset E720: The phone for a clear view
8. September 2020

A worrying trend: The World Health Organization (WHO) forecasts more and more people will suffer from poorer eyesight in the future. That’s due to the fact that people are living longer, as well as changes in lifestyle and working conditions. You can’t avoid getting older, but you can change work-related factors and so reduce the more

Gigaset: A stalwart in telecommunications
3. September 2020

To mark World Telecommunication Day, we take a look back at how the industry has evolved. Delegates from 20 countries convened in Paris to sign the International Telegraph Convention on May 17, 1865, the date on which World Telecommunication Day is now commemorated. The objective 155 years ago was to standardize rules and equipment for more

When the desktop phone becomes the telecommunications cockpit
27. August 2020

Making calls is part of everyday life for many employees in Germany – and for some even makes up a large part of the working day. That’s makes it all the more important for voice communication with customers, service providers and colleagues to be able to rely on technology that meets all needs. Although younger more

Scalable telephone systems – seamlessly from small businesses to major corporations
25. August 2020

The statistics speak for themselves: According to the Bundesverband mittelständische Wirtschaft – Unternehmerverband e.V. (German Association for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses), 99.5% of all companies in Germany (3.5 million in total) are small or medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The diversity is huge and ranges from the small hairdresser to the highly specialized technology provider with global more

What telephones have to do with lottery numbers
13. August 2020

Legend has it that this actual story took place in deepest darkest Bavaria when little Georgie told his mother about strange goings on in his grandfather’s room … “Hey mom, does grandpa now have a phone that reads out the lottery numbers to him?” “What makes you say that Georgie?” “Because I just heard it more

Professional communication solutions from Gigaset
1. August 2020

This article about communication solutions was posted by Christian Schepke on LinkedIn on 29 July 2020. The original article can be accessed, commented, shared and distributed further via this link. Who’s not familiar with that: The day has already begun stressfully, and you’re almost too late for an important online conference. And then things really more

Fixed-line telephony rediscovered
9. April 2020

In times where mobility is severely restricted and most of us have to stay at home, more and more people are also resorting to the traditional fixed-line phone – a trend now revealed by the major network operators. Vodafone reported in its Covid Ticker: +++ April 6, 2020 +++ Network update: Germany is phoning much more

How exactly does a voice assistant like Amazon Alexa work?
25. February 2020

Voice assistants, such as Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and many others, are proverbially on everyone’s lips. Recent studies show a rapid increase in interest in these voice-controlled tools in the past year. The intelligent helpers can be found in many devices – from the smart speaker to the smartphone. Yet there are two questions that more