written by: Sumiko•edited by: Simon Hill•updated: 4/6/2011
There are times when you do not want to be bothered. Whether it is a call from an annoying bill collector or ex-boyfriend or girlfriend, whatever your reason is for needing a call blocker for your iPhone, there is one for you! Read on to learn more about the different apps you can download!
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5. Call Block – Stop Telemarketers
Telemarketerscanbethemostannoyingpeopleknowntoman,especiallywhenyou'rewaitingforanimportantphonecall and look down at your phone ringing, and it's a telemarketer!WithCallBlock,youcanblockannoyingtelemarketersasthisiPhone call blocker app hasover6,000numbersinthedatabase that you can choose from to block. The developers also continue to update their database with telemarketer numbers to prevent them from calling you. Click here for Call Block – Stop Telemarketers!
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4. Do Not Call
The Do Not CallappallowsyoutoeasilyregisterwiththeUnited StatesGovernmenttoblockunwantedcallsandreportviolators within the app that call your iPhone. You can stop the annoying phone calls from telemarketers by entering the number into the application and the process starts right away to keep them from calling you. Click here for Do Not Call.
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3. Hide a Caller
The Hide-A-Caller app allowsyoutohidenumbersthatyoudon'twantseeninyouriPhone.Hide-A-Callerallowsyoutocreatealiasesforcontacts that youwanttokeepsecret.Theappcan alsogeneratea fake name, an alias, for the contact you'd like to keep hiddenoryoucancreateoneyourself.Youcanreceivecalls,e-mail,andtextmessagesdirectlyfromtheapp with aliases attached to each designated contact as well. ClickhereforHide-A-Caller!
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2. The Bad Decision Blocker
UnlikemostiPhone callblockers,thisoneblocksYOUfrommakingthecalls.We areinadayandagewheredistractionsincludesocialnetworking,sendinge-mail, text messaging, andmakingphonecalls.They can allpreventusfromworking and attending to other important matters in life.Haveyoueverbeeninastituationwhenyouhavetheurgetocallthat boy orgirlthatyou'vebeenwaitingtohearfrom?Withthisapp,youcanblockcontactsinyouriPhonetolimityoururgetocommunicatewiththembypreventingoutgoingcommunicationfromtheiPhoneaddressbook. ClickhereforTheBadDecisionBlockerforiPhone!
And the winner of the best Call Blocker App for the iPhone goes to... (Drum Roll Please!)
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iBlacklististheultimateiPhone callblocker app!Thisappallowsyoutochoosewhoyouwanttoreceivecallsfromand also allowsyoutohidemessages you want to keep private.Italsohasparentalcontrols that allow you toblockoutgoingcalls.WithiBlacklist,youcansetupauto-replyfortextmessagesandcustomizethesettingsto choose contactsyouwant toreceivecalls from.InordertodownloadiBlacklisttoyouriPhone,youneedtohaveCydiainstalledonyouriPhone as it's not available in the App store. ClickhereforiBlacklistforiPhone!