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Santa gets own Google Voice number

12/16/2011, It was one year ago that Santa received a Google Voice number that he calls his own, and folks living Stateside managed to pick up a personalized holiday phone call from the man himself. Well, this year things are slightly different – and Santa...

Google Voice for Android supports mass texting

11/15/2011, Are you an avid user of Google Voice for Android? Well, if you answered in the affirmative, then you would be interested to hear that the latest version of Google Voice for Android will support the ability for you to send text messages to not just one,...

Google Voice back on the App Store

10/21/2011, Earlier this week we reported that the Google Voice app was removed from the App Store due to numerous complaints of the app crashing after customers upgraded to iOS 5. Well, it took a few days, but Google has finally fixed the issue and updated Google...

Google Voice removed from Apple App Store after iOS 5 crash

10/17/2011, It seems that Google Voice and iOS 5 do not play nice with each other, after numerous customers who made the jump to iOS 5 (I wonder how many of the 20 million were affected)made complaints about Google Voice crashing. According to one who posted his...

Google Voice now supports Global Spam Filtering

07/12/2011, Tired of receiving unwanted calls on your Google Voice number? Well, the folks over at Google have come up with a way to stop that from happening. Google has just updated the Google Voice service to support Global Spam Filtering. Whenever you get a call...

MightyText will send phone calls and text messages to your browser

07/07/2011, There are times when you may have left your phone in the car, home or office, but instead of going to retrieve it, what if SMS and calls could instead be routed to your computer and inside Google Chrome itself? If that sounds a lot like Google Voice, you...

T-Mobile stops Google Voice video chat block

06/28/2011, Remember our post last week that talked about whether T-Mobile was intentionally blocking Google’s voice and video chat over the 3G/4G network, with smartphones and tablets receiving preferential treatment? Well, Phandroid has a story where Nexus S...

Google and Sprint speak up about Google Voice integration issues

05/06/2011, When Google Voice and Sprint’s integration launched earlier this week, a lot of folks were happy with the functionality they got without having to change their Sprint numbers (some were happy they could change it) but a whole bunch of users were...

Sprint Google Voice integration having problems

05/05/2011, It was just a couple of days ago that Google announced its Google Voice services being integrated with Sprint’s network went live. But according to reports online, things aren’t working as planned. Since Sprint reps can’t answer your...

Sprint Motorola Xoom and Nexus S 4G arriving in early May?

04/21/2011, The folks over at Engadget have managed to get their hands on a screenshot showing an internal schedule for Sprint employees, and it reveals some interesting details. On April 25 (which is in a few days), training for the Motorola Xoom Android tablet and...

Google Voice Headed to Non-Phone iPad, iPod Touch

12/14/2010, Google is now expanding its Google Voice service to non-phone devices, which includes the iPad and iPod Touch–both lack phone support and dialer to make voice calls despite the former having a mobile broadband modem via the WiFi + 3G model. The new...

Official Google Voice App For The iPhone Approved?

09/28/2010, Getting Google Voice on Apple’s iPhone was a touchy subject a while back, and thanks to Apple relaxing some of the App Store policies, we recently saw many third-party Google Voice apps being approved for iOS. While third-party solutions are great,...

Frontier Communications Sues Google Over Google Voice Patent Dispute

06/24/2010, While the opening of Google Voice to the general public is certainly good news for folks out there, it seems that Google is about to get embroiled into another legal battle, as Frontier Communications has filed a lawsuit against the company, claiming that...