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Archive From November 05, 2011

News Corp hit hard by voicemail scandal

TheCelebrityCafe.com - ‎Nov 3, 2011‎
News Corp is feeling the painful aftereffects of the voicemail hacking scandal which shut down its London tabloid. During the past summer, allegations arose of journalists for the News of the World tabloid eavesdropping on voicemail messages for a ...

Michael Lohan: Cooling His Ass in Solitary Confinement, Trying to Call Kim ...

The Hollywood Gossip - ‎Nov 4, 2011‎
She didn't actually answer the phone and let the call go to her voicemail. Probably wise. Mike is in solitary for his repeated harassment of ex Kate Major. “Kim has spoken with Michael who told her he was in a lot of pain,” said Kim's friend, ...

Vanity Fair - Voicemail Scandal Hits News Corp Where It Hurts

Contactmusic.com - ‎Nov 3, 2011‎
The voicemail hacking scandal that shut down its News of the World tabloid in London has taken its toll on News Corp's bottom line. The media conglomerate on Wednesday said in an SEC filing that while total revenue rose to $7.96 billion, ...
Veteran Sun reporter nicked Sydney Morning Herald

Vonderheid steps down as WB chamber leader

Citizens Voice - ‎9 hours ago‎
He also told another reporter in a voicemail Wednesday that he would remain with the chamber until the end of the year and possibly next year. Yet, a news release emailed after 3 pm Friday said Vonderheid had concluded his tenure as chamber ...

All posts tagged 'Samsung i500'

Wired (blog) - ‎4 hours ago‎
I never had a need for one, until I had gotten a voicemail from my now new employer who said, “I left you a voice mail and also sent you an email thinking you'd get it faster on your phone.” Do you know the feeling when your stomach drops out of your ...

The Voicemail That Rang Around the World

Huffington Post - ‎Oct 28, 2011‎
I had a voicemail. That morning, IBM had announced its acquisition of PWC Consulting, which was the largest acquisition in the history of IBM. I'd worked on one part of the PWC Consulting side of the deal. There was talk of some hotshot woman from IBM ...

A Star Turn in Housing Court, Then a Bit of a Letdown

New York Times - ‎Nov 3, 2011‎
An Oscar-winning actress left a voice mail message hinting that she might make her debut in a courtroom drama on Thursday. The show would feature personal conversations with a New York judge and a sober confrontation with a menacing adversary. ...

House majority leader Eric Cantor's family threatened, FBI arrests suspect

CBS News - ‎Nov 4, 2011‎
He is accused of leaving two voicemail messages at Cantor's office in suburban Richmond on the evening of Oct. 27. In the profanity-laced messages, the caller uses an anti-Semitic slur. He also says he is going to destroy Cantor, rape his daughter and ...

Telus loses woman's voice mail messages

Vancouver Courier - ‎Nov 4, 2011‎
Telus has been unable to retrieve Celena Benndorf's nearly 40 messages from her voice mail that were lost Oct. 16 when she and her telephone number moved from Kitsilano to Kensington-Cedar Cottage. "A lot of these were things like my mom singing to me, ...

"You are beneath contempt:" Bothwell voicemail to Dunn leads to fracas

Mountain Xpress - ‎Nov 2, 2011‎
A public dispute has arisen over Asheville City Council member and congressional candidate Cecil Bothwell's angry voicemail to Joe Dunn, after the former Council member wrote a letter to the Asheville ...

Video-Voicemail Patent for Smart Phones to be Sold by Osann IP Consulting at ...

Profitable.com - ‎Oct 25, 2011‎
While the sending party will normally use a conventional smart-phone with digital camera, the receiving party may view video-voicemail images on smart phones or a variety of devices with high-resolution displays including a conventional ...

Klausner Goes After Oracle Over Visual Voicemail Patent

Tom's Guide - ‎Oct 26, 2011‎
Klausner Technologies, headed up by the man who claims to have invented the PDA and electronics organizer, has found the next target to sue for visual voicemail licensing fees: Oracle. Klausner says it has 25 patents in the US, Europe and Asia that ...

Video-Voicemail Technology Available for Sale at Upcoming ICAP Patent ...

MarketWatch (press release) - ‎Oct 27, 2011‎
While the sending party will normally use a conventional smart phone with digital camera, the receiving party may view video-voicemail images on a variety of devices including a mobile smart phone or a conventional PC or laptop connected to the ...

Audit Notes: Citi's Slaps, College Is Cheap, Voicemail Interception ...

Columbia Journalism Review (blog) - ‎17 hours ago‎
The purpose of the program, called the Voicemail Interception Compensation Scheme, is to “progress good claims quickly to an award of compensation, not to get bogged down in complex legal arguments and speculative requests for disclosure of documents,” ...

See how you can get free texting

Houma Courier - ‎Nov 4, 2011‎
And then there is Google Voice (not to be confused with Google Talk), which is a no-cost comprehensive communication app that is in a class by itself. While it has a range of useful services — like voice mail, call recording, call forwarding, ...

VoiceHub Launches Low-Cost Call Router with Speech Recognition

Destination CRM - ‎Nov 4, 2011‎
The new VoiceHub service, which is set to launch in January, also offers voice prompts, call recording, call routing, voicemail, voicemail-to email transcription, fax, and custom greetings. Pricing will start at $25 a month for up to 1000 minutes and ...

Saving lives of young drivers: a new car you can't text message in

The Daily Telegraph - ‎3 hours ago‎
Aimed at improving youth driver safety, Ford's in-car system works by blocking incoming phone calls and text messages, diverting the calls to voicemail and saving text messages for viewing later. The MyKey "Do Not Disturb" features also allow the car ...

How to Use Google Voice on Your iPhone or Android Smartphone

PCWorld - ‎Oct 27, 2011‎
Google Voice is an excellent app for streamlining phone calls, sending free text messages, and reading voicemail. Here's how to set it up. By Sarah Jacobsson Purewal, PCWorld Save money and minutes by using your phone's data plan for voice and video ...

Verizon lets FiOS subs access voicemail on TV

FierceCable - ‎Oct 28, 2011‎
Verizon (NYSE: VZ) FiOS TV subscribers with its upgraded version of its Interactive Media Guide can now access voice mail from their digital phone service through the TV with a few clicks of a remote control. While Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA), ...

Scammers targeting smartphones, tablets

Fredericksburg.com (blog) - ‎Nov 2, 2011‎
If someone suspects that they've received a bogus email or voice mail from their credit card or bank, they should call their bank's number, which he said they should already have programmed into their phone, or call the number on the back of their ...

News Corp launches compensation plan for phone hacking victims

Herald Sun - ‎17 hours ago‎
He had covered the murder of teenager Milly Dowler, whose voicemail was hacked by the News of the World when she went missing. News International has refused to say how much it is prepared to pay out in compensation for phone hacking by a private ...

Verizon Delivers Voicemail On FiOS TV

Multichannel News - ‎Oct 28, 2011‎
No cable companies currently offer voicemail on TV, though. Other features of FiOS Digital Voice include: text and e-mail notification for new voicemails; call forwarding to up to three numbers; call logs that list of recent incoming, outgoing and ...

'Apply' yourself: 11 awesome apps for your smart phone

KARE - ‎Nov 3, 2011‎
"It'll just send a voicemail to someone, but it's more of a text message/voicemail kind of thing," busy financial advisor Josh Hawkins told us. The person you're trying to contact needs to have the app for it work. HeyTell allows you to bypass ...

Oakdale building volunteer ranks

Modesto Bee - ‎10 hours ago‎
OAKDALE -- Residents soon could lodge a complaint about neighborhood nuisances and other code enforcement problems by leaving a voice mail with the city. Volunteers would retrieve the messages, call the residents for any missing ...

Store, Share and Access iPhone, Android or Blackberry Voicemail Anywhere with ...

San Francisco Chronicle (press release) - ‎Oct 17, 2011‎
AP Source: Big East raises exit fee to $10 million 10.17.11 Now users can listen to voice mails or voice memos from any cell phone platform on any computer, using any browser. Voisso.com is a simple new solution for sharing and storing iPhone voicemail ...

Cincinnati Bell selects Ditech for voicemail-to-text service

Telecompaper (subscription) - ‎Oct 10, 2011‎
US operator Cincinnati Bell has selected network equipment maker Ditech's PhoneTag service for voicemail-to-text services. The PhoneTag voice-to-text platform enables service providers to deliver messaging services to voicemail for consumer and ...

Killer left disturbing voicemail for detective

KXRM - ‎Oct 26, 2011‎
El Paso County Sheriff's deputies have released more details about a shooting from Saturday that left one person dead, including a voicemail the alleged shooter left for a detective. Originally the Calhan, Colo. shooting was reported as a burglary that ...

Greece referendum: Why Brussels won't give voters a voice

Daily Mail - ‎Nov 3, 2011‎
By Daily Mail Comment One fact emerges with stark clarity from the Greek debacle: the EU is pathologically opposed to democracy. Witness the apoplectic rage of eurozone leaders when the Greek prime minister announced he would submit his country's ...

HulloMail Smart Voicemail tackles phone hacking

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Oct 26, 2011‎
By Techbyte HulloMail Smart Voicemail is a neat program that every business user should have on their phone. I've written about it before, but it's recently had new features added. To recap on the strengths of the core service: HulloMail takes voice ...

Hairstylist To Be Fined For Leaving Racist Voicemail With Client

Styleite - ‎Oct 21, 2011‎
Now imagine that after your emergency dies down a little, you go to apologize to the stylist only to find that she's left you an incendiary and unapologetically racist voicemail demanding to know why you didn't show up in the first place. ...

Google Voice Now Supports MMS Messaging [Google Voice Users Can Now Receive ...

TFTS (blog) - ‎Oct 14, 2011‎
With its latest feature update, Google Voice now includes MMS support for Sprint subscribers. Google Voice lets Google account users have a single point for receiving calls, handling SMS messages and voice mail. But network support is not always ...

Looking For The Truth In Campaign Advertising? Presenting 'Message Machine'

NPR (blog) - ‎Nov 3, 2011‎
In addition to TV and radio ads, they use web videos, Twitter and Facebook messages, e-mails and robocalls, the highly targeted voice messages that always seem to arrive when you're cooking dinner. To help you sort out the truth in the avalanche of ...

iCall Goes Social with Free Video Calling, Messaging and Communications Hub ...

MarketWatch (press release) - ‎Oct 18, 2011‎
They can also customize calling preferences, route and screen calls, and set up other free features, such as call recording and voicemail transcriptions. "With iCall, consumers can now enjoy a superior audio and video calling experience, with the added ...

Northern Calif. man pleads guilty to leaving threatening phone call on Sen ...

Washington Post - ‎Oct 25, 2011‎
Authorities say O'Connell threatened Boxer in a voicemail he left at her San Francisco office in July. He allegedly claimed he was being harassed by authorities and was in a dispute with his neighbors. San Rafael police have said the death threat ...

Sampayan steps up

Vallejo Times-Herald - ‎9 hours ago‎
I called the Vallejo Police Department six times over the next four weeks, leaving messages on their voicemail and trying to report the robbery -- with no response. Finally I wrote to the mayor and each city council member. I received two responses ...

Google Voice adds MMS support for Sprint subscribers

Fiercemobilecontent - ‎Oct 17, 2011‎
The Internet-based Google Voice promises free domestic calls, cheap rates for international calls, free text messaging to US numbers and voicemail transcription--the solution also includes push notifications to alert users of new voicemail or text ...

Frontpage - 4 November 2011

Malay Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
In line with Malay Mail's tag-line "Your Voice", do use our comments service to express your opinions. Kindly note that your comments will be moderated by Malay Mail before they are posted on this site. Malay Mail holds the sole right to publish or ...

Mobistar introduces visual voice mail

The Drum - ‎Oct 27, 2011‎
Belgian mobile operator Mobistar is to offer its new visual voice mail service to all new iPhone customers from october 31 - with existing customers gaining access to the service in a staged roll out through to mid November. The service allows users to ...
Mobistar launches Visual Voice Mail Reuters (press release)

Detectives probing News of the World say private eye working for paper may ...

New York Daily News - ‎16 hours ago‎
Detectives probing the News of the World phone hacking scandal now say a single private eye working for the nefarious newspaper potentially hijacked the voice mail of as many as 5800 people. Investigators thought in July that Glenn ...

Connected? It's your call

The Hindu - ‎Nov 2, 2011‎
I leave a message on the home voicemail and her daughter says, “Call me on my mobile!” Some have to be met at Twitterville, others put out info on Facebook. E-mails get sent to Spam. Voice boxes don't take new messages, they are full. ...

from my voicemail

clusterflock - ‎Oct 19, 2011‎
Uh, yes, my name is ————. My telephone number is ————. The purpose of my call is I'm listening to public radio, and, uh, they're talking about, uh, viral, uh, strains of, uh, birds. Uhhh, I was parked at Walmart, and a woman was feeding birds, ...

No voice mail at City Hall?

Baltimore Sun (blog) - ‎Oct 29, 2011‎
I made the call after regular office hours because I work during the day, but it shouldn't have been a problem to leave a message, right? Wrong. Apparently, the mayor of this city of more than half a million people doesn't have voice mail. ...

Odd Future's Frank Ocean Readies Solo Takeover

RollingStone.com - ‎Nov 2, 2011‎
Frank Ocean's phone buzzes – it's an automated message urging him to set a voicemail password. He frowns, "Who uses voicemail?" In a few ways, the singer-songwriter is emblematic of his generation: At 23, he prefers texting to voicemail ...

Saturday Swap for the Myrtle Beach area

Myrtle Beach Sun News - ‎19 hours ago‎
To ask a question or leave an answer, call the Swap voicemail at 626-0282 or email features@thesunnews.com. Leave your name and contact information. Compiled by Lisa Urban. Pet stroller: Looking for a pet stroller. Email teandrews107@yahoo.com. ...

Say command: How voice recognition will change the world

SmartPlanet.com (blog) - ‎Nov 2, 2011‎
... speech-to-speech translation (mobile) and spoken information (voicemail, YouTube video transcription). The most growth by far is in the voice input category, which required “a lot of work under the hood” to offer, Cohen said. ...

Don't Go to Voicemail

Forbes - ‎Oct 24, 2011‎
I never let a dreaded call go to voicemail.” “Oh, I always let those calls go to voicemail,” someone responded. “I need to gear up for them.” “Well, I think it's better to pick them up,” she answered. “I know I'm going to have to talk to this person, ...

Man arrested for threatening Cantor's family

CBS News - ‎Nov 3, 2011‎
He is accused of leaving two voicemail messages at Cantor's office in suburban Richmond on the evening of Oct. 27. In the profanity-laced messages, the caller calls Cantor "Jew boy." He also says he is going to destroy Cantor, rape his daughter and ...

Will the hacking inquiry stop the press?

Irish Times - ‎16 hours ago‎
Before the summer, Rupert Murdoch's media empire was on the rack after it emerged that journalists at the News of the World had hacked into the voicemail of Milly Dowler, the murdered 13-year-old English schoolgirl whose body was found six months after ...

Am I Hacker Proof Free

Android Apps - ‎Nov 4, 2011‎
COM to hack into people's voicemail. Hacking voicemail is the new thing and it is getting bigger and bigger everyday. If major corporations and government agencies can be hacked with all their money and resources, what makes you think that your small ...

Police knew in 2002 that Milly Dowler's phone had been hacked by the News of ...

Daily Mail - ‎Oct 20, 2011‎
Surrey Police Chief Constable Mark Rowley said a call made from the paper to the operation room leading the investigation in 2002 made it clear her voicemail had been accessed. But officers merely 'focused on retrieving any evidence the NotW had that ...

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