Caller ID is an amazing tool. However, caller ID often doesn’t tell you who the number belongs to. If you see a phone number, and want to know who owns it, you can do a reverse phone lookup to find out who’s phone number it is. But, a missed call or an unknown number on […]
Recently, a Searchbug customer had a question about how we checked whether phone numbers were active or inactive. The customer had processed a large quantity of phone numbers with our Standard Reachable Number Service. Many of the numbers were shown as active. Our customer then provided our active/inactive number testing system with two phone numbers. […]
Have you ever received a new voicemail notification and noticed that you actually never received a call in the first place? You were most likely involved in a ringless voicemail scam, but don’t worry you are not alone. In fact, estimated by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), over 2.4 billion automated spam calls are made […]
Mike owns a company that sell widgets over the telephone to consumers and small businesses. Mike’s company acquires phone numbers from public records and other marketing sources. Mike checks the numbers to make sure they are not on the do not call list. Unfortunately, he doesn’t check to see if any numbers are cell phones.