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Archive From November 26, 2011

Michelle Parker Disappearance: Family Releases Final Voicemail

ABC News - ‎22 hours ago‎
(Facebook) The family of the Orlando woman who disappeared more than a week ago after appearing on "The Peoples' Court" has released her final voicemail -- along with a new batch of photos -- in the hope that someone would recognize the missing mother ...

Voicemail contest for Popfax Customers

International Business Times (press release) - ‎21 hours ago‎
The selection will be made based on the voicemail that promotes the Popfax service in the most remarkable and enjoyable way. The winners will be notified by email and revealed on Popfax's different social media accounts (including the Popfax Facebook ...

Leveson Inquiry: Phone hacking 'as easy as speeding', victims' lawyer claims

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Nov 23, 2011‎
A lawyer for phone-hacking victims has claimed that the illegal interception of voicemail messages was "much more widespread" than just at the News of the World. Mark Lewis told the Leveson Inquiry into press standards that hacking the phones of ...

Parents: Hacking made us think Milly was alive

BusinessWeek - ‎Nov 22, 2011‎
Sally Dowler said when she could finally leave a message on her daughter Milly's voice mail weeks after the girl disappeared in 2002, she shouted "She's picked up the voice mails! ... She's alive!" In fact, messages on Milly's phone had been deleted ...

Hugh Grant claims 'Mail on Sunday' hacked voicemail

Irish Times - ‎Nov 21, 2011‎
Long before the Dowlers appeared at the royal courts of justice yesterday, it was known that Sally Dowler had called and called her daughter's voicemail only to find it full before, miraculously, she thought, she got through to it. ...

Ice Cream Sandwich has visual voicemail API, no built-in app

The Verge - ‎Nov 19, 2011‎
One welcome new feature of Ice Cream sandwich is the integrated visual voicemail system, but Google isn't providing a built-in app taking advantage of it. Visual voicemail is carrier dependent, ...

Ice Cream Sandwich Visual Voicemail missing in action, Google responds

SlashGear - ‎Nov 18, 2011‎
Of course there are still options to get visual voicemail with 3rd party apps, but what's come up missing in this out of the box experience with Ice Cream Sandwich is a pre-installed visual voicemail experience. After reaching out to Google on the ...

Leveson Inquiry: Summary of week two

BBC News - ‎19 hours ago‎
Mrs Dowler said they had called the 13-year-old's phone repeatedly in the weeks after she went missing, but the voicemail had become full. She said she was able to access it again later after some of the messages were deleted when the phone was hacked, ...

Breaking Through The Voice Mail Barrier

Memphis Daily News - ‎Nov 22, 2011‎
Thirty years ago, prior to caller ID and voice mail, we actually answered our phone to find out who was on the other end. Eek. Gasp. The horror. While those days are long behind us, savvy sales reps view caller ID and voice mail ...

Anonymous exposes cybercrime investigator's Gmail, voicemail

Ars Technica - ‎Nov 21, 2011‎
In a Pastebin post, Anons claimed to also have listened to Baclagan's personal voicemails and accessed his SMS logs, as well as his personal Google Voice account—which they say they used to text and call his friends and family. ...

Remarks From Officials, Voicemail Said To Be From DPW Causes #OccupySF To ...

The San Francisco Appeal - ‎Nov 17, 2011‎
The speaker on the voicemail said the city was "going to declare the whole area a health disaster, and everybody's going to have to go." DPW spokeswoman Gloria Chan said the Department of Public Health declared the encampment a public health nuisance ...

Google Voice for Android updated with voicemail prefetch, mass texting

The Verge - ‎Nov 16, 2011‎
Voice can also now prefetch your voicemail, so you don't have to wait for the message to download before you can hear it, and you can check your voicemail even when you don't have service. There's an improved notification for incoming messages, too. ...

Phone-hacked celebrity 'broke off relationship with boyfriend after ...

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Nov 25, 2011‎
HJK later discovered his phone had been hacked by Glenn Mulcaire, the private investigator jailed in 2007 for voicemail interception, and felt “violated”. HJK, the first witness to speak to the inquiry behind closed doors, gave evidence at the High ...

Murder victim's mother 'felt euphoria' at reaching voicemail

Irish Times - ‎Nov 16, 2011‎
THE MOTHER of murder victim Milly Dowler, whose mobile telephone was hacked by the News of the World after she went missing, “felt euphoria” after she got through to her daughter's voicemail, the Leveson Inquiry into British press standards was told ...

Forget Text, Vimessa Brings Visual Voicemail to the Masses

Mashable - ‎Nov 17, 2011‎
Facebook-based Skype calls support video voicemail messages, and Skype just released Facebook support in its desktop apps. The heavy competition doesn't deter Clark, though. “We want to be the SMS of video,” he says.

Alice Jones: Switch off your brain, your plate is about to speak

The Independent - ‎3 hours ago‎
There's my iPhone passcode; the three passwords on my work computer; voicemail and banking pins; log-ons to email, Facebook, Twitter and newspaper websites; and registrations for theatre box offices, airlines and Amazon accounts. ...

Voicemail blues

Livemint - ‎Nov 15, 2011‎
Indians don't like to leave voice messages. Even on my cellphone I often find that people hang up when they reach my voicemail Our landline phone stopped working last week, so I asked a friend where I could buy a new instrument and which brand would he ...

Controversial New Website Spies on Voicemail, says PI

San Francisco Chronicle (press release) - ‎Nov 9, 2011‎
SpyDialer.com has launched a new free website that lets users eavesdrop on the outgoing voicemail message of cell phones to learn who the user of the phone is. The free cell phone search has ignited concern about its use. A controversial new website ...

OC software has 3 millionth download

OCRegister - ‎Nov 9, 2011‎
YouMail CEO Alex Quilici said the latest round of financing will allow the company to roll out new, enhanced telecommunication services and accelerate growth of Visual Voicemail Plus, which has become the company primary product. ...

Why you shouldn't trust your text messages

KSDK - ‎Nov 22, 2011‎
This summer, with the attorney general's permission, investigative reporter Leisa Zigman hacked into his voice mail. It was part of an experiment to show how easy it is to do. Since then, the attorney general has vowed to research ways to better ...

Is Voxer the next WhatsApp?

OnSoftware - ‎Nov 24, 2011‎
Sending short voice messages is quicker than writing a text, although less discrete, and I find Voxer is much easier to use than my phone's voicemail. According to Techcrunch, Voxer has been getting really popular in Brazil, and it starting to gain ...

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

MarketWatch (press release) - ‎Nov 8, 2011‎
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 ...

The Black Family: The voice of the President protests his outrage and innocence

The New Age Online - ‎Nov 25, 2011‎
Mac Maharaj occupies a very senior position in government. He is the voice of the President and is an influential man. The newspaper, the Mail and Guardian, has had criminal charges laid against it by Maharaj. He suggested on Tuesday this week that he ...

Voicemail Leads to 1-Year Sentence

Patch.com - ‎Nov 18, 2011‎
10 for violation a restraining order after he lefta voicemail on the phone of an ex-girlfriend who took out a protective order against him, according to police. Baker, 37, of 22 Keel Way, Hyannis was charged with violation of a protective order and ...

Voicemail threat left at Allegan County Circuit Court, police say

Kalamazoo Gazette - MLive.com - ‎Nov 17, 2011‎
By John Agar | The Grand Rapids Press ALLEGAN COUNTY – Police say a man with an upcoming Friend of Court hearing left a threatening voicemail at Allegan County Circuit Court this morning. Police asked the public's help in finding David Paul Russell, ...

Microsoft releases minor Windows Phone update to fix Exchange and voicemail bugs

LiveSide - ‎Nov 17, 2011‎
Below is a description of the two issues the update addresses: Fixes an email issues related to Microsoft Exchange Server 2003. With this fix, when you reply to or forward a message, the original message is now included in your response. ...

Inquiry turns into nightmare for media

Financial Times - ‎17 hours ago‎
The detective is alleged to have deleted voice messages from her mailbox which gave her parents the false impression that the girl was alive and picking up voicemail. In fact, she had already been brutally murdered and her body was found several weeks ...

Send a Voicemail Greeting and Say Thank You to a Soldier This Holiday Season

MarketWatch (press release) - ‎Nov 9, 2011‎
9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- CanaryVoice is commemorating Veterans Day with the launch of "Voices of Gratitude," a campaign to collect voice messages phoned in by the public to thank members of the US Armed Services for their dedication and ...

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 ...

DiManno: Cellphone footprints reveal compelling detail in Shafia case

Toronto Star - ‎13 hours ago‎
From 12.25 am, June 30, all incoming calls go to voicemail. At 1.36 am, the cellphone is no longer sending or receiving transmissions, neither calls nor texts. By that point, police believe, the phone and Shafia were at the bottom of the Kingston Mills ...

Nominate favorite Christmas displays

Allentown Morning Call - ‎15 hours ago‎
Still angry at me, she left me a voice mail message this week to reiterate her disgust, a preemptive shot across my bow to convince me to leave this house off my list. I won't comply, of course. But I will note that you tourers should be considerate of ...

Uniontown Voicemail: "You Can Come Here, Pick Up A Kilo"

DCist.com - ‎Nov 14, 2011‎
But WTOP's Mark Segraves appears to have uncovered a nasty piece of fallout: while doing some reporting for a story on the charges, Segraves called the restaurant for comment, when he was greeted with a voicemail message stating that "you can come pick ...

Tom Sietsema: Lamenting no-shows, air kisses

Washington Post - ‎Nov 23, 2011‎
A periodic peek at the Post food critic's e-mail, voice mail and inbox: Mark Medley has been in the restaurant business for almost 30 years and says he has never had so many customers fail to show up after making reservations. ...

Saturday Swap for the Myrtle Beach area

Myrtle Beach Sun News - ‎12 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. Table: Family in need of a picnic table. Call 283-7140. ...

Unisys Manages Voice Mail for Telecom Services Providers

TMC Net - ‎Nov 9, 2011‎
The company has expanded its family of voice-messaging solutions that also give mobile subscribers new options for reaching contacts and accessing their voice messages. Unisys has launched the VSE Model 412 server and new software-based solutions that ...

Ten things you should know about the Ice Cream Sandwich OS

Globe and Mail - ‎Nov 24, 2011‎
Audio file management is now much easier thanks to the new visual voicemail, which integrates messages, voice transcriptions and audio files into a single app. Third-party apps will be able to integrate with it as well. There's more, of course, ...

Santa Claus Fund returns for 44th year

Times Record - ‎15 hours ago‎
Our mailing address remains the same. Mail letters of request and donations to The Santa Claus Fund Inc., PO Box 278, Brunswick, ME 04011. Our telephone number has changed. It is now 207-319-9317. We also have voice mail for the first time. ...

Amazon's New Armor for Kindle Fire the Yap Voicemail App for Apple's Siri

PDF Devices - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Until a few months ago, Yap Voicemail app was in beta implementation and users were suddenly surprised to find the service abruptly withdrawn a month previously. Later a inquisitive blogger, 'discovered' that the company with which Yap the start-up had ...

How to restore a deleted voice mail on the iPhone

CNET (blog) - ‎Nov 8, 2011‎
When the iPhone originally launched, it brought with it a new way of doing voice mail. No longer did users have to dial a random number to listen to each voice mail played back, ...

Hacker group Anonymous targets pepper-spraying UC Davis cop

New York Daily News - ‎Nov 22, 2011‎
The voicemail on the working cell number for Lt. John Pike was full Tuesday. "Dear Officer John Pike, we are Anonymous. Your information is now public domain," a computer-generated voice narrating the Anonymous video states. "Expect our full wrath," ...

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

The Sun - ‎Nov 7, 2011‎
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. ...

Windows Phone 7 voice commands and the Indian accent

ZDNet (blog) - ‎11 hours ago‎
And here's Siri working with the Indian accent: Microsoft India launched Windows Phone 7 Mango devices in October along with a campaign called I Love You Guys. Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily e-mail newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and ...

Scam uses voice mail to scare up bank information

Fond du Lac Reporter - ‎Nov 11, 2011‎
WAUPUN — The latest phone scam involves bogus voice mail messages used to scare consumers into providing account information. Several Wisconsin banks and credit unions have reported a new "vishing" scam in southeastern Wisconsin. ...

'I remember his voice clearly' says Post and Mail worker who took the warning ...

Birmingham Mail - ‎Nov 23, 2011‎
NEARLY four decades on Ian Cropper can still remember the voice he heard at the other end of the phone. It was calm, collected and full of hatred. Lasting just seconds, the man left a fateful message with Mr Cropper, ...

Lianne's late date with Jools is icing on the cake

Burton Mail - ‎18 hours ago‎
She spoke to Mail reporter TIM FLETCHER about how she 'found her voice' and hit the big time, and how a chance encounter on the London Underground led to a collaboration with one of her heroes. LIANNE La Havas' appearance on Later With Jools Holland ...

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

Patch.com - ‎Nov 8, 2011‎
... 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. ...

Crowd speaks out against possible consolidation of Scranton mail processing ...

Citizens Voice - ‎Nov 25, 2011‎
Local leaders, customers, postal workings and business people came out Tuesday night to Scranton High School to voice their concerns regarding the possible consolidation in to the Lehigh Valley Distribution Center, including Mayor Chris Doherty, ...

Cosby keeps spreading joy

Las Vegas Review - Journal - ‎Nov 25, 2011‎
"Hey Bradley, this is Bill Cosby, Class of 204," he said on Dad's voice mail, referring to the school's 204th graduating class. "Your son is responsible for this call, so you can call him and beat him up." (Later, Dad -- a skateboarding physicist, ...

Steve Jobs honoured by US Patent Office with patent exhibit

MobileSyrup.com - ‎Nov 24, 2011‎
The late Steve Jobs has a total of 323 patents with his name on it, some of them include the “Voicemail manager for portable multifunction device”, which is the iPhone's visual voicemail; ...

Lichfield City Council is voicing its concerns about fresh HS2 plans to the ...

Birmingham Mail - ‎Nov 25, 2011‎
LICHFIELD City Council is taking a direct route to the Transport Secretary to voice concerns over fresh proposals to look at joining the High Speed 2 rail line to existing lines near the city. ...

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