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Articles by Lolita Vyshniak

Lolita Vyshniak

Lolita Vyshniak, Leading Channel Manager. Lolita has a master’s degree in management and logistics and has extensive research experience in building healthy relationships with clients.

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Webcam Solutions: iVcam vs EpocCam and How to Use Them

Posted by Lolita Vyshniak on November 3, 2020

Millions of us are working or schooling from home, and video communication has become the norm. We video conference, create and watch webinars, and live-stream to connect with our colleagues and customers. A good webcam can be quite expensive, have a low-quality, or may not be accessible when you need it. Fortunately, if you’re an iPhone user, you don’t have to panic! Your smartphone can be used as a webcam. There are options available like Epoch Cam or Logitech c920a however, we found that iVcam works great. Here’s a tip video to walk you through how to use your iPhone as a webcam.

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How to Configure SMS/MMS Text Message Forwarding on Your iPhone

Posted by Lolita Vyshniak on October 27, 2020

When you travel outside of the country, it’s sometimes necessary to have multiple business mobile phones. Roaming charges between countries vary by carrier and can be costly. Juggling devices can be a hassle as well as time-consuming. If you have an iPhone, a good solution is to forward texts and iMessages to one device. We put together a tip video to show you how to set it up.

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How to Keep Your IoT Devices Connected on the Go

Posted by Lolita Vyshniak on October 20, 2020

Staying connected while on the move is critical to keep business operations up and running. Wandering into a cellular dead zone where your device has no signal could cost your business its next big deal. It’s a fact that all carriers have coverage limitations and gaps in their network, that doesn’t mean you have to suffer.

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Selecting an International SIM Card

Posted by Lolita Vyshniak on September 16, 2020

Roaming and other international phone charges can add up quickly. Reduce fees when using your mobile phone abroad with a SIM card. SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) cards are tiny memory cards that store information about you as a wireless subscriber. It allows the carrier to identify your device and confirm it’s authorized to operate on the network. Various options are available for domestic and international data. You can pick up a SIM card almost anywhere; however, it’s best to purchase one before traveling.

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Mobile Data Usage: A Guide to Help You Choose the Best Plan

Posted by Lolita Vyshniak on May 19, 2020

As technology evolves, we become even more dependent on our mobile devices. Figuring out just how much data you need in your mobile plan isn’t a simple math calculation, and it varies for everyone. To help you get a handle on the amount of data you need, we created a handy infographic that explains how much data everyday activities use.

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Smart Caller ID for Superior Communication

Posted by Lolita Vyshniak on April 19, 2020

What is smart caller ID and how can it really improve your business?

Smart caller ID is the best way to reach new professionalism levels in company relations. The way to make your bonds stronger and show your respect in partnership. With Pond Mobile you get an opportunity to have several numbers all in one account and select among them the local numbers from several countries of your choice.At this point, communicating with a smart caller raises the level of your professional refinement in the eyes of your business partner.

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Keep Your Roaming Charges Low When Traveling on Business in the US

Posted by Lolita Vyshniak on April 5, 2020

When traveling overseas, prepare yourself for the extreme roaming charges in USA. Better check the options in advance in order to save your time and money in the future. We will give you a few hints on how not to burn a fortune on your cell phone bills.

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Are Prepaid Unlimited Data Plans Worth It?

Posted by Lolita Vyshniak on March 3, 2020

What are unlimited data prepaid mobile plans?

Generally speaking, with the prepaid plan you are paying for the data usage beforehand rather than at the end of the billing cycle. You are also not tied to a contract with your mobile provider. In addition, you are free of the obligation to use a credit check in order to get unlimited data service. Another benefit is that you actually can easily switch to other carries, anytime you want, and you won’t be penalized for that. The icing on the cake is that, in case you run out of the data, you can pre-pay multiple times.

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How to Avoid Excessive Roaming Charges

Posted by Lolita Vyshniak on February 18, 2020

Let’s first discuss what excessive data means. The definition actually varies from one carrier to another, but there is one common understanding for everyone. So, if a client has used more than 50% of the allowed data roaming, the contract with them will be terminated or even worse the client company will be banned from the carrier. It is clearly seen that such flagrant cases of neglect the client convenience make them search for alternative carriers.

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How to Avoid Data Roaming Charges Abroad

Posted by Lolita Vyshniak on February 1, 2020

Data roaming charges can be very painful for frequent travelers - what are the ways to help yourself with reducing that bill?

There’s a lot of helpful advice out there in regards to saving on your cell phone data and avoiding data charges while staying abroad, and we’ve decided to make a list of the steps you can take that actually make a difference.

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