Recording Phone Call and In-Person Conversations: Is It Legal?

Recording Phone Call and In-Person Conversations: Is It Legal?

The first thing to remember when considering the legality of using an app like ,Pyngby to record a phone call or in-person conversation is: It depends. The most important consideration is whether you need consent to record from all the people on the phone call

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Beyond Protection: 3 Ways Pyngby Can Save You Money

Beyond Protection: 3 Ways Pyngby Can Save You Money

Pyngby is a great phone app. It provides protection from in-person harassment and harassment over the phone. But in addition to shielding users, another thing it offers users is the ability to save money. Yes, using Pyngby can reduce wasted time and save unnecessary expenses.

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When the Bully is in Charge

When the Bully is in Charge

When I was in elementary school I was bullied because I was—and still am—a little different, personality-wise, from most other kids. Among other things, I had (and still have) ADD. I would leave class to take tests and do assignments elsewhere, with extra time to

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Why use VOIP?

VOIP is less expensive that traditional phone service and offers more service — anywhere you can connect to the Internet, you can receive phone calls. VOIP accomplishes this because, unlike a phone line, it uses a single network carries both voice and data. Users are then

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How do I get a VOIP phone number?

How do I get a VOIP phone number?

One of the easiest ways to get a VOIP phone number is to download the Pyngby app for Android or for iPhone and sign up for a Pyngby plan. With Pyngby, you not only get all the advantages of VOIP calling, but also Pyngby’s powerful privacy, recording, and

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What is VOIP?

VOIP is a way to make phone calls using the Internet to transmit the call as data rather than through a traditional phone company’s circuit transmissions. VOIP stands for “Voice Over Internet Protocol.” VOIP converts a voice into a digital packet that travels over the

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What’s in a name? Everything, actually

What’s in a name? Everything, actually

It sounds strange a first, but as we launch Pyngby for Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Bullying Prevention Month, I find myself recalling my days as a young carpenter. It’s hard to believe, but back then, we were still cutting the 2×4 door plates by hand — a tough job to do, to

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Lost in the statistics: Men as victims of abuse

How often does domestic violence happen in America? Unbelievably, roughly 4.7 million women face domestic abuse every single year in America, with almost one in three facing domestic violence sometime in their lifetime. Even more unbelievable is how often it also happens to men. I

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Pyngby as a Safety Net for our College Campuses

Pyngby as a Safety Net for our College Campuses

Have you seen this Teen Vogue article that reports that, according to the Journal of Interpersonal Violence, freshmen in college, more than any other group, are victims of sexual assault in college.  Later in the article it says, “Of course, sexual assault is no one’s fault but the

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How Pyngby can help your counseling practice

How Pyngby can help your counseling practice

Perhaps you have experienced something like this in your organization or counseling practice:  In the same day (actually within two hours of each other!) we had a situation involving Suicidal Ideation (SI) and a situation involving Homicidal Ideation (HI). The individual struggling with SI was a new intake client

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