-Targeted PC-to-phone calling plans will provide low cost service to
mobile phones and landlines in more than 100 countries-
Go2Call, the leading international PC-to-phone service provider, today
introduced GlobalSelect Service (TM), a collection of targeted, low cost
calling plans with coverage to landlines and mobile phones in more than
100 countries around the world. With this latest service introduction,
Go2Call is the first provider to offer web-based calling to all parts of
GlobalSelect will allow Go2Call subscribers to call mobile phones -
offering them the chance to talk with friends and family on the move
directly from their PC. The new service covers all mobile numbers in
countries across Europe, such as the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy,
France and Spain and many other popular calling destinations throughout
the world, including the United States, Canada and Australia.
Go2Call subscribers can choose from eight different calling plans and a
calling card option. These range from the entry plan, which offers
calling to Canada, the United States and Germany, to the top plan, which
allows calling to over 100 countries across Europe, America, Asia, Africa
and the Middle East. As an added bonus, calls to landline phone numbers
in the UK and Ireland are free.
According to Larry Spear, Go2Call co-founder, the cost-savings potential
offered by the company's new plans is tremendous. "With GlobalSelect,
people who place international long distance phone calls for business or
pleasure can save up to 90 percent compared to traditional long distance
Go2Call's expanded PC-to-phone service features the company's easy-to-use
web-based calling technology to provide the best in value and convenience.
Added Spear, "Go2Call uses leading-edge technology backed by our private
network of call servers and gateways to ensure a high quality calling
experience. This combination of global coverage, great value and superior
technology gives our customers the freedom to easily connect with friends
and family anytime, anywhere in the world."
Targeted Calling, Maximum Savings
To illustrate the cost savings available with Go2Call, a call from the UK
to France can cost as little as £0.03 per minute.* In comparison, that
same call can cost as much as £0.29 per minute using BT - a savings of
nearly 90 percent.** Using this same formula, UK callers can also save as
much as 90 percent on calls to France* and Italy* and more than 90 percent
on calls to Australia*,**.
For customer convenience, all eight GlobalSelect calling plans are billed
at a flat rate. There are no sign-up, connection or additional calling
fees. Customers can call any time of the day, from anywhere in the world.
For maximum savings and increased calling freedom, each of Go2Call's plans
covers calls to multiple destinations. Customers are free to call all of
the destinations in each plan.
Go2Call's GlobalSelect Service is available to anyone with Internet
access, a multimedia computer, speakers and a microphone. For the best
quality calls, a 28k or greater connection speed, and a headset, are
Free Calling to the UK and Ireland
With Go2Call, calls to landline phone numbers in the UK and Ireland from
anywhere in the world are free. Enrollment in GlobalSelect is not
required to take advantage of free calling to the UK and Ireland. Due to
changes in the global online advertising market, free calling to Belgium,
Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden and the US has been suspended and
replaced with low, cost calling available through GlobalSelect. Go2Call
customers were notified in advance of the changes in free calling service.
Go2Call is the first web-based PC-to-phone service provider to offer free,
unlimited calling to the UK and Ireland and low cost calling to more than
100 destinations around the world.
Founded in 1998, Go2Call is a comprehensive, one-stop resource, offering a
broad range of Internet calling information, products and services.
Through partnerships with sites such as ZDNet UK, iWon and more than 20
others to date, the company is rapidly establishing itself as a leader in
Internet-based communications. Go2Call, a pre-IPO company, received first
round funding from First Analysis Venture Capital, one of America's
leading venture capital firms. For more information, visit
For More Information
P: +44 (0)1753 790 700
P: +1 847 864 4123 x33
C: +1 773 383 1154
* = Go2Call 4 Star plan, 3 month rate, ** = BT Standard Daytime Rate
GlobalSelect Service (TM) is a trademark of Go2Call.com, Inc.
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