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Archive From November 08, 2011

New Unisys Solutions Give Telecom Services Providers and Subscribers Greater ...

MarketWatch (press release) - ‎4 hours ago‎
The software-based messaging solutions introduced today can run on all members of the Unisys VSE 400 Series family. They are: Unisys Visual Voicemail solutions, which enable a subscriber to listen directly to a voice message without having to go ...

Pizza ambush trial: Court played chilling voicemail left after two soldiers ...

The Sun - ‎17 hours ago‎
A CHILLING message found on a mobile phone after two British soldiers were shot dead by terrorists said: "Have to say boys, you were cool," a court heard yesterday And another said: "There were a few dead all right. ...

Glencoe Blotter: Threatening Voicemail, Lexus Beaten with Golf Club, Tribune ...

Patch.com - ‎6 hours ago‎
... Phone Call — Glencoe police arrested a 20-year-old male at his home in the 2600 block of North Wayne Avenue, Chicago, after a Skokie Country Club coworker reported Oct. 6 that the Chicago man left a threatening message on the victim's voicemail. ...

Orange Vallee taps Amobee for mobile ad campaign

Telecompaper (subscription) - ‎Nov 7, 2011‎
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)

Brian Urlacher reflects on mom's death

ESPN - ‎19 hours ago‎
Brian Urlacher is amazed by the support he received from around the NFL after the passing of his mother earlier this season, and the Chicago Bears star said he hasn't canceled her cell phone so he can still hear her voice on her voice mail greeting. ...

YouMail Snags Influential CrunchFund Dollars

Portfolio.com (blog) - ‎6 hours ago‎
Four years into the launch of the iPhone and its game-changing video camera, and visual voicemail is still far from ubiquitous. But that'll be changing soon, if YouMail has anything to say about it. YouMail already raised $12.5 million in July and this ...
YouMail Adds Investor socalTech.com

Voicemail System Down for Cabell School Board Office

WOWK - ‎Nov 7, 2011‎
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, ...

Dan Bostrom Supporter Leaves Racist Message for Ward 6 Opponent Bee Kevin Xiong

Examiner.com - ‎18 hours ago‎
Bee Kevin Xiong, candidate for Saint Paul City Council Member in Ward 6, received a voicemail full of racist rants from a supporter of incumbent Dan Bostrom. Xiong, a long-time East Side Resident of Saint Paul, is running against the nearly 20 year ...

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 ...

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 ...

McGee vows to sue news international over hacking

UNLIMITED CMU - ‎6 hours ago‎
The joke to me is that in the period they are talking about, whoever had the pleasure to get into my voicemail would have just been faced with hour-long Courtney Love rambles from LA about her new songs at 5am UK time. I hope they enjoyed their hack ...

Amobee and France Telecom Sign Mobile Advertising Partnership

TMC Net - ‎4 hours ago‎
This successful campaign involved the introduction of Orange Vallee's innovative voicemail and messaging application, On Voicefeed, by using Amobee's advanced mobile advertising solutions and services. This helped in the execution of a highly visible, ...

It's Election Day -- Go Vote

PolitiFact - ‎5 hours ago‎
If your weekend was busy cleaning campaign fliers out of your mailbox and listening to endless candidate robocalls on your voicemail, take heed: Election Day is upon us. In case you missed it, the Truth-O-Meter was also busy this ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

Messages: Cardboard discs carry voice of POW in Japan

Globe and Mail - ‎Nov 6, 2011‎
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 ...

Court hears voicemails in harassment case

BCLocalNews - ‎14 hours ago‎
By Greg Nesteroff - Nelson Star A Nelson courtroom listened to messages Monday that Donovan Carter left on Nelson-Creston MLA Michelle Mungall's office voicemail a year ago, in which he called her a “brain-dead politician,” told her “you say dumbass ...

Sheboygan man convicted in bomb scare case

Appleton Post Crescent - ‎6 hours ago‎
Cha left about 50 voicemail messages for a state Department of Workforce Development employee on July 27 because he hadn't received two unemployment checks, according to the criminal complaint. The agency worker told police Cha's checks had been held ...

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 ...

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, ...

"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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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, ...

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), ...

A perturbed grad of 'Pervert' State

AZ Central.com (blog) - ‎46 minutes ago‎
He recalled reading somewhere that I'd graduated from Penn State, so he left me a voicemail message saying: “Didn't you attend 'Pervert' State University? You must be soooo proud. Bet you'll take that off your resume, won't you? ...

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 ...

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 ...

Meeting tonight to discuss fate of NOLA mail service

WWL First News - ‎4 hours ago‎
... the mail sorting operation on Loyola Avenue and consolidate that work in Baton Rouge. Local postal employees, the administration of New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu and others concerned about it can voice their concerns tonight at a public forum. ...

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 ...

"90210": Teddy's Final Meet-Cute

AfterElton.com - ‎2 hours ago‎
After making a brief appearance outside a tent in the season premiere and coming out to his father through a voice mail, Teddy went on a recovery tour, and ended up in Barcelona. After his return, the first person he meets is Silver, ...

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 ...

SOUND OFF: The scent of perfume isn't everyone's idea of good news

Bakersfield Californian - ‎19 hours ago‎
To offer your input by phone, please call 661-395-7649 and leave your comments in a voice-mail message or send an email to soundoff@bakersfield.com. Please include your name and phone number. Phone numbers and addresses won't be published. ...

All the texts, without all the costs

The Seattle Times - ‎Nov 3, 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, ...

Phone-Hack Probe Will Redact Names to Shield Criminal Trials

BusinessWeek - ‎25 minutes ago‎
... with police to ensure his inquiry doesn't prejudice prosecutions of those involved in the practice, including disguising names in documents seized from Glenn Mulcaire, the private investigator jailed for hacking into voice-mail messages in 2007. ...
Mulcaire notes to be made public The Press Association

Telstra Will Have WP7 Tethering By Year's End

Gizmodo Australia - ‎16 hours ago‎
In best Professor Farnsworth fashion, however, there's a sting in the tail; it looks like you'll never get Visual Voicemail. Sheeds over at WPDownUnder chased Telstra over the issue of whether specific Windows Phone 7 Mango features would be offered by ...

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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

Ohio Issue 2: Election Day Robocall Instructs Voters To Go To Polls Tomorrow

Huffington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
"Hi, I am calling to remind you that tomorrow is Election Day," said the voice on the message. "It is critically important that you go vote and protect the future of our country. Tomorrow, please go to the polls and vote YES on Issue 2, and vote YES on ...
Five big questions on Election Day Washington Post (blog)

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 ...

Today's calendar

The Daily News Journal - ‎Nov 7, 2011‎
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., ...

Car That Bars Incoming Calls, Texts to Make Driving Safer

MedIndia - ‎4 hours ago‎
Developed by motor company Ford, 'MyKey' works by blocking incoming phone calls and text messages, diverting the calls to voicemail and saving text messages for viewing later, the Daily Telegraph reported. The MyKey 'Do Not Disturb' features also ...

Enhancements to CallXpress – Mobile And More

UCStrategies - ‎Nov 7, 2011‎
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, ...

AVST Announces Launch of CallXpress 8.2, the Latest Version of Its Flagship UC ...

TMC Net - ‎3 hours ago‎
With a single number reach facility, one can touch base with the user at any point through one voicemail box and phone number. It has the ability to provide visual call screening allowing the user to handle the call the way he see fit. ...

Tolland Official To Secretaries: Hang Up On Cursing Callers

Hartford Courant - ‎22 hours ago‎
A colleague had 140 voice-mail messages from the weekend. Not all were negative, she said; some callers have complimented the town's response to the outage. Still, Werber was compelled to write the following in a Monday morning e-mail blast to town ...

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)

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