ringing tone

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ringing tone

n
(Telecommunications) Brit a sequence of pairs of tones heard by the dialler on a telephone when the number dialled is ringing. Compare engaged tone, dialling tone
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ringing tone

n (Brit) (Telec) → segnale m di libero
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OnMobile Global Limited, a global leader in mobile services, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Robi (part of the Axiata Group) in Bangladesh to deploy various RingBack Tone and Interactive Voice Response solutions.
NASDAQ: RNWK) said it has introduced a new app and service for music lovers and listeners that completely reinvents the ringback tone experience for smartphone users.
The agreement brings a wide catalog of hit songs from Sony BMG artists to Verizon Wireless' mobile music offerings, and includes master ringtones and newly launched Ringback Tones - clips of real music as heard on a CD that replace the standard ring callers hear when they call the Verizon Wireless phone of a Ringback Tone subscriber.
In a move that firmly places ringback tone as the rapidly emerging mobile data service second only to ring tones in terms of popularity and market success, Globe Telecom of the Philippines has made this service available to its subscribers.
RingPlus, a RingBack Tone market leader, is targeting a 3Q launch of their new wireless voice offering in three major metropolitan areas: New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles.
NASDAQ: RNWK) today introduced LISTEN(TM), a new app and service for music lovers and listeners that completely reinvents the ringback tone experience for smartphone users.
While making a phone call on the way to work, instead of the ringback tone you hear a special offer from the local coffee shop.
In addition to network access, the content sponsored Free Cell Phone Plans will use Sprint's Wholesale Mobile Integration (WMI) connection in combination with RingPlus' patented ringback tone Media Channel technology to create a new content rich Media Channel for its Members.
LONDON, September 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Muzicall, Europe's leading provider of Ringback Tone (RBT) services, has signed a deal with Fox Mobile Group, a leading distributor of mobile content, to deliver Ringback Tones - the sound that replaces the traditional ringing a caller hears when calling a mobile phone - to Swiss mobile phone customers.
People listen to a ringback tone for an average of 10 seconds per call - that's a massive opportunity to enhance the calling experience and make it more personal," said Rob Glaser, founder and interim CEO of RealNetworks.
LONDON, February 6 /PRNewswire/ -- NMS Communications (NASDAQ: NMSS) and LogicaCMG (LSE: LOG) today announced the launch of the hosted ringback tone service for Finnish telecom operator Elisa, a partner operator of the Vodafone Group.
Ring Plus is a leading developer and provider of interactive ringback tone solutions.