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
Translations

ringing tone

n (Brit) (Telec) → segnale m di libero
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The Consumer Protection Agency (CPA) referred the three major mobile operators--Vodafone, Orange, and Etisalat--to the Administrative Prosecution for their refusal to comply with the CPA decision to cease advertising their call tone services through the ringback tone without the consumer's consent to use his or her number as an advertisement platform.
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29 October 2013 a[euro]" US digital media products and services provider RealNetworks Inc (NASDAQ:RNWK) said Monday it had acquired UK-based ringback tone (RBT) specialist Muzicall for an undisclosed amount.
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.
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Through the addition of Livewire, which provides full track music, ringback tones, ringtones and infotainment services, OnMobile expands its music and ringback tone services to operators in North America, enhancing its market position in mobile cloud services in the region, the buyer said.
Additional features of the Mixcess community platform include, complimentary parental control options and customize the amount of each type of content played during the ringback tone.
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.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-7 April 2006-Ericsson to provide content for Cincinnati Bell's ringback tone service(C)1994-2006 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.