now the system only understands English and speaks U.S.
English. In the future it will be able to understand and
speak French, German, Italian, Spanish, and U.K. English.
be announced; around $21.95 per month for dial-up and
$12.95 per month, or $129.00 per year just for access
to the FreedomBox Network.
FreedomBox service is currently available in the U.S.
customers will have a 30-day return policy for defective
products only. For more info please read our return policy
posted on this site or the document that is enclosed with
from date of purchase. Please read our warranty statement
or contact customer service
for details and info on how to get our extended warranty.
products are evolving daily. You can always expect us
to be on the cutting edge of technology, and when we add
new services and enhancements, your FreedomBox will be
we have toll-free customer support in the U.S. now, at
(866) 202-0520. We will add toll-free numbers in other
countries in the future.
at this time.
Each FreedomBox session is one-on-one. It would
be like trying to have two people drive the same car at
the same time...it just doesn't work.
Unfortunately, there are sites that will be difficult
or impossible to use with the FreedomBox. The most common
reason is that Web sites sometimes present important information,
such as the names of links or occasionally the text of
the pages, as graphics with no alternative text. With
no alternative text, the FreedomBox can't speak this information,
and it is, therefore, inaccessible to a FreedomBox user.
Other sites cannot be used with the FreedomBox because
they depend on Web technologies that the FreedomBox does
Flash. Even users of the best PC screen readers often
can't access content presented in the last two forms,
so it is unlikely that the FreedomBox will support them
in the near future.
and we encourage people to do so. Favorites and
or bookmakrs are a great way to make things easier and
short answer is yes; sometimes the unit will have trouble
with someone's voice and we suggest that that person use
can I find information on setting up a website with my
more technical information about FreedomBox, please visit
our Help site.