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Archive From November 07, 2011

Orange Vallee taps Amobee for mobile ad campaign

Telecompaper (subscription) - ‎8 hours ago‎
Orange's innovation centre, Orange Vallee, used a mobile advertising solution from US company Amobee to launch its On Voicefeed voicemail and messaging application. On Voicefeed facilitates contact management and communicaiton on any operator. ...
Orange Vallee to Use Amobee Platform MarketWatch (press release)

Voicemail System Down for Cabell School Board Office

WOWK - ‎19 minutes ago‎
Anyone trying to leave a voicemail with the Cabell County Schools Central Office is going to have a difficult time. School officials said the voicemail system is experiencing a major outage at this time. While calls are still able to be received, ...

Messages: Cardboard discs carry voice of POW in Japan

Globe and Mail - ‎13 hours ago‎
The voices of Canadian servicemen fade in and out, at times clear and booming, at others distant and muffled. But for their families, these scratchy, static-laden messages were the sound of hope. The men were prisoners captured during the Second World ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

Anti-David Oh Robocall Part of Media Blitz

PW-Philadelphia Weekly (blog) - ‎1 hour ago‎
You let it go to voicemail, then listen to the message. No, the call wasn't (necessarily) coming from inside the train car, but it did suggest there's a City Council candidate who could — and, likely, will — stalk you, then blow your brains out. ...

Enhancements to CallXpress – Mobile And More

UCStrategies - ‎4 hours ago‎
The new CallXpress Mobile runs natively on Android, BlackBerry and iPhone devices, providing mobile number protection, call management of incoming and outgoing calls, visual call screening, visual voicemail and voicemail management, ...

Today's calendar

The Daily News Journal - ‎4 hours ago‎
Various levels of classes, including puppy. www.murfreesborodogtraining.org; call and leave voice mail message at 615-849-3400; or call 615-896-2747. • Tumbleweeds: 10:30 to 11:15 am, every Monday (and Wednesday), SportsCom, 2310 Memorial Blvd., ...

"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 ...

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. ...

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), ...

FBI: Tennessee man charged with threatening family of US House Majority Leader ...

Washington Post - ‎Nov 3, 2011‎
A Tennessee man left profanity-laden voicemail messages at the office of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, using an anti-Semitic slur and threatening the Virginia congressman's family, federal authorities said Thursday. Glendon Llewellyn Swift, 62, ...

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, ...

Text Messages, Call Records To Be Stored For Two Years

Channel 7 Daily News - ‎Nov 5, 2011‎
Earlier this week at the Prime Minister's Press Conference - he testily refuted last week's headline story in The Reporter, which claimed that "all calls, voice mails and text messages would be intercepted and stored for a period of two years…voice ...

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 ...

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 ...

Ecommerce Phone Equipment Supplier TelcoDepot.com Adds Award-Winning Vertical ...

PR Web (press release) - ‎5 hours ago‎
... 24-button LCD phones and 8-hour Voicemail with Automated Attendant), 6x16 + 8P (Vertical SBX server with 6 lines, 16 ports and eight 24-button LCD phones), 6x16 + 8P + VM (Vertical SBX server, 6 lines, 16-station port starter system with Voicemail, ...

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 ...

Vonderheid steps down as WB chamber leader

Citizens Voice - ‎Nov 5, 2011‎
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 ...

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 ...

Breaking Down the Barriers to Cloud Communications

TMC Net - ‎1 hour ago‎
Unified communications (UC) deliver a host of productivity-enhancing applications, including the ability for users to check the presence status of colleagues, access voicemail and even manage their desk phone settings on the move via their smartphones. ...

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 ...

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 ...

All posts tagged 'Samsung i500'

Wired (blog) - ‎Nov 5, 2011‎
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 ...

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 ...

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

Columbia Journalism Review (blog) - ‎Nov 4, 2011‎
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,” ...

'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 ...

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 ...

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

The Daily Telegraph - ‎Nov 5, 2011‎
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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Beware Of Rogue Apps, Warns Safety Campaign

eWEEK Europe UK - ‎5 hours ago‎
Criminals can then make calls, send and intercept SMS and voicemail messages, and browse and download online content, said the organisation in a statement. They can also gain access to all personal and payment data available on the phone, ...

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)

Fujitsu Introduces Au F001 Mobile Phone

VAdvert Press Center (press release) - ‎7 hours ago‎
The standby screen conveniently displays how many messages are waiting to be read. F001 has been engineered for clarity in listening to calls—a fundamental requirement for mobile phones. In addition to “HAKKIRI VOICE Basic,” which enhances the clarity ...
Fujitsu F001 Cell Phone eCoustics.com (press release)

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. ...

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, ...

UCSB Scientists Will Blog About Expedition

Santa Barbara Edhat - ‎13 minutes ago‎
"I also just learned that I can set up a phone number that I can call from the satellite phone and leave a voicemail message that will be published to the blog," he said. "So even if I can't get a connection with the computer, I can still post voice ...

Sanders to propose postal fix

WCAX - ‎17 hours ago‎
Hundreds of people turned out in Montpelier Sunday to voice their concerns over proposed cuts to the United States Postal Service at a town hall meeting hosted by Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt). Postal Service workers and ...

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 ...

Radio personality hosts tour of VOA building

Middletown Journal - ‎1 hour ago‎
Bill Myers, a Cincinnati radio-TV host and local broadcaster whose career spans 60 years, will meet and greet visitors to the National Voice of America Museum of Broadcasting tours Nov. 19. Guided tours will be from 1 to 4 pm at the VOA building, ...

Parents hear son's last words on voicemail after life support fails

Metro - ‎Oct 19, 2011‎
A distraught couple were left heartbroken when they awoke to listen to a voicemail message of their son's dying words – saying his life-support machine had broken down in a power cut. Gary and Val Proctor, of Saundersfoot, Pembrokeshire were called by ...

Ferrell's follies

News & Observer - ‎11 hours ago‎
But then he leaves a voice mail on the wrong phone, a message intended for his mistress (that's Ferrell's version for the Greensboro News & Record). Trouble ensues. Here's the rub: Greensboro's long-time congressman, 80-year-old Rep. ...

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