Tips for getting the most out of Google Voice

Port Your Number To Google Voice

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Attention all Google Voice users!  You can now port your phone number to Google Voice! Log into Google Voice,  Go to Settings –> Voice Settings, and if you see “change/port” next to your phone number, you’re in business.  According to Google, number portability is still in a test phase and not available to everyone yet. […]

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Getting Started With Google Voice

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Google Voice is a free service that can supercharge your current phone.  It gives you a free phone number that can ring you anywhere, free voicemail, free text messages, and can transcribe your voicemail. There are Google Voice apps for iPhone, Android, and BlackBerry phones.  There are also web-based versions for Palm WebOS, Nokia S60, […]

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How To Make Free Phone Calls On Your iPhone With Google Voice Using Click2Call.

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Google has updated their iPhone app and now includes the Click2Call feature.  This means you can make free phone calls on your iPhone using Google Voice. Before this update, when you placed a phone call using the Google Voice iPhone app, your iPhone would be connected to the number you called.  The caller would see your […]

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How To Make VOIP Calls On Your iPhone With Google Voice and Talkatone

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Talkatone is a free iPhone app that lets you make and receive phone calls over Wi-Fi or 3G using Google Voice. Talkatone is a free Google Talk℠ and Google Voice℠ client with iOS4 backgrounding and local notifications which offers exciting Instant Messenger, Voice Calling over Wi-Fi and 3G, and Location Sharing features. via iTunes Google […]

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Google Voice iPhone App vs HTML5 Web App

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Apple has approved the Google Voice iPhone app.  This is great news for iPhone users because you can now receive push notifications for text and voicemail messages. Apple had previously rejected the iPhone app becuase they said is was too similar to the functionality of the iPhone’s built in calling system.  That didn’t stop Google […]

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How To Make And Receive Phone Calls On Your Desktop With Google Voice

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Google Voice provides you with a single phone number that you can give out to friends, family, and colleagues.  That one number can ring all of your various phone lines (home phone, cell phone, work phone) at the same time.  This allows your to take incoming calls on whichever device is most convenient to you. […]

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