Thad White

Thad is the Director of Product Management at Ooma, responsible for driving great user experiences across Ooma’s portfolio of hardware devices, mobile apps, and services. Thad has more than 20 years experience building and managing consumer tech products at leading tech companies including Yahoo!, BlackBerry, and 3jam (acquired by Skype). He has worked on messaging and communications products used by hundreds of millions of people worldwide. Thad holds a BA from Rice University in cognitive science and linguistics.

Articles by: Thad White

Written by Thad White

We get it. Phone service is expensive. However, with today’s internet-based calling technology, you can slash your phone plan and make free calls. Here’s how it works. How to Avoid High-cost Phone Plans Whether you’re using a traditional landline phone or a mobile phone, you’re probably paying a lot for phone service. The smart alternative […]

What's Being Done by Lawmakers to Block Robocallers?
Written by Thad White

Consumer rage about robocalls has reached a boiling point. The lightning rod topic has politicians scrambling, federal agencies brainstorming, and phone companies troubleshooting. All the while, users just want their phones to stop ringing with spam phone calls. Notably, Ooma Premier phone service has been ahead of this issue for years. Even though Ooma is […]

robocallers ID spoofing
Written by Thad White

Phone scammers will try anything to fool people into believing their cons. One of the most common robocalling tricks is using caller ID technology for the purposes of psychological manipulation. Known as caller ID spoofing, scammers use false caller ID information to fool the caller into thinking an incoming call is from someone who can […]