Wednesday, 3 February 2016

Telephone technician takes on telemarketers

The Jolly Roger Telephone Company is a blog that chronicles the phone robot's time-wasting exploits.

Sick of being harassed by telemarketers, an American phone technician set upon them with a plan to waste their time instead of his.

He invented a ‘robot’: “a simple test that would apply to every new number that called his house, sending auto-dialled calls to a recorded message to waste their time…”

You won’t believe what happened next.

[Hat tip Julian D.]

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