Calls made or received on Burner count against your cellular phone plan voice allowance -- though unlimited phone plans are common these days, so this may not be an issue.Calls made through Burner show up on your phone bill as calls between your Burner number and your personal number.I am simple loving and caring girl seeking for true love. i'm a kind of guy who live a simple life...i am faithful in every commitment that i have. If you have added your phone number to your profile but you're having trouble confirming it or getting your PIN via SMS, simply text YES to the appropriate number below for your country from the phone number you added. If you provided your mobile phone number when you created your account, we sent you a SMS message you needed to reply YES to in order to confirm your phone number. The numbers we reveal for members to text each other are OUR phone numbers.The control channel also provides the pathway for SMS messages.When a friend sends you an SMS message, the message flows through the SMSC, then to the tower, and the tower sends the message to your phone as a little packet of data on the control channel.If you do answer, you'll hear “press 1 to accept this call." Pressing 1 puts the call through to you.This functionality acts like a barrier that prevents callers from hitting your personal number's voicemail.
Even if you are not talking on your cell phone, your phone is constantly sending and receiving information.You create text messages from within the Burner app.The texts appear to the receiver just like they would a normal text message. Texts sent or received count against your data only (and don’t use much data at all).It is talking to its cell phone tower over a pathway called a control channel.The reason for this chatter is so that the cell phone system knows which cell your phone is in, and so that your phone can change cells as you move around.In the same way, when you send a message, your phone sends it to the tower on the control channel and it goes from the tower to the SMSC and from there to its destination.The actual data format for the message includes things like the length of the message, a time stamp, the destination phone number, the format, etc.In this article, we'll find out how text messaging works, explore its uses and learn why it sometimes takes a while for your text message to get to its recipient. Simply put, it is a method of communication that sends text between cell phones, or from a PC or handheld to a cell phone.The "short" part refers to the maximum size of the text messages: 160 characters (letters, numbers or symbols in the Latin alphabet).The end numbers you are calling through Burner are not shown.Incoming calls show up as calls from your Burner number. Prepaid Burners need to be extended manually before their expiration date.