Re: Back to the question [Re: [OT] Relavant mailing list or USENET group]
- Date: Mon, 4 Dec 2017 08:54:03 -0500
- From: rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Re: Back to the question [Re: [OT] Relavant mailing list or USENET group]
On Monday, December 04, 2017 08:22:39 AM rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> On Sunday, December 03, 2017 11:10:16 AM rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > BTW, if a device has WiFi access it can
> > "interact" with cell phone users (by text or voice).
> See, for example, FreedomPop. Google voice and, hmm, what's the new name--
> hangups, hangouts, something like that, is another alternative.
Maybe I should expound a little--FreedomPop and Google voice are VOIP
applications--there are more.
> If your objective is to prevent people from using the device as a voice
> telephone or texting device, you almost have to disable Ethernet (and
> perhaps USB as there are Internet over USB converters).
> What is the objective with respect to it not being a smartphone?