call waiting

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a way of letting you know that someone else is calling when you are using your telephone

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* Reaching an automated answering system when calling someone ("Call Waiting").
Additional features include call waiting; speed dial; three-way and multi-way calling; do-not-disturb; and call-ignore settings.
During the past four years, he has seen the technology improve--including services like voicemail and call waiting. "Overall, they are pretty good.
At busy periods, the length of call waiting time can impact on the ability of members to carry out their council duties on behalf of their constituents.
The VoiceWorks IPCentrex system supplies enterprise customers with a complete turnkey application, including billing and hosted PBX options; it also features call waiting, call transfer and conferencing.
Vital statistics such as average call waiting times can be continuously tracked.
All Packet8 telephone accounts come with voice mail, caller ID, call waiting, call waiting caller ID, call forwarding, hold, line-alternate, 3-way conferencing, web access to account controls, and real-time online billing.
There's voicemail, caller ID, call forwarding, call waiting, paging/text messaging, e-mail and wireless Web access.
When buying wireless service, factors such as monthly price, minutes of use and features such as call waiting and voice mail ranked higher with the teens than did text messaging.
Services such as Internet Call Waiting, which allows a user to take an incoming call while online, take full advantage of the technology.
The price also includes caller ID, call waiting, voice mail, three-way calling and speed dial.
This new platform will allow Brasil Telecom to "offer its clients a complete portfolio of services, such as free numbers, prepaid phone cards, telephone credit cards and internet call waiting which allows users to surf the web and simultaneously receiving phone calls", said Alcatel...JJ:(PhD/AFP)
The V-Switch provides dial tone and traditional services including call waiting, caller-ID, call forwarding, end-office switch call control and a signaling interface to the PSTN SS7 network at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions.
BellSouth (NYSE: BLS) has launched BellSouth Talking Call Waiting service, a new feature providing customers with audible calling party identification.
If you're already on the phone, you will hear a signal that sounds like call waiting but is different enough that you can tell the difference.