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Archive From November 28, 2011

Victim's voice mail says, "I need you to save me," DA says | The Republic

The Republic - ‎Nov 27, 2011‎
The messages said to be placed by Tamara "Tammy" Stuckey shortly before she was killed last year are expected to be used in the trial of her accused killer. Charles "Louie" Kuebler's murder trial is scheduled to begin Monday before Judge Winston Kidd ...

Michelle Parker Disappearance: Family Releases Final Voicemail

ABC News - ‎Nov 25, 2011‎
(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 ...

News Corp.'s Sun Accused of Hacking Pop Star's Phone for Story

BusinessWeek - ‎2 hours ago‎
s UK tabloid The Sun may have hacked the voice mail messages of pop star Charlotte Church to report her pregnancy before she told her friends or family, a judge-led inquiry into the press was told. Church, 25, believes a message from her doctor may ...

hacking 'made Dowlers think Milly was alive'

The Guardian - ‎Nov 21, 2011‎
The mother of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler has told the Leveson inquiry of the moment she believed her daughter was picking up her voicemail messages, giving false hope that she was still alive. It emerged in July this year that voicemails had been ...

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 ...

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. ...

Voicemail contest for Popfax Customers

International Business Times (press release) - ‎Nov 25, 2011‎
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 ...

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, ...

Four great customer service tips

Globe and Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
Consultant Bill Hogg was impressed by a hotel that had a comment card asking what it was doing right and wrong but also allowed guests to call a special phone number and leave a voice-mail message rather than have to fill out a questionnaire. ...

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 ...

How to upgrade your smartphone to Android 4.0

Times of India - ‎14 hours ago‎
It also brings in improvements to copy/ paste, keyboard, widgets, launcher, video recording, voice recognition, search and voicemail . Samsung has announced that the Galaxy SII will be updated to Android 4.0, though no confirmed dates have been ...

Peter Hain warned computer may have been hacked by private detectives

The Guardian - ‎28 minutes ago‎
The suggestion that the minister's computers, containing sensitive intelligence material, may have been compromised is the most serious sign yet that newspaper malpractice extended far beyond the hacking of mobile phone voicemail, into the realm of ...

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-hacking scandal: Glenn Mulcaire in court appeal

BBC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
If asked, Mulcaire would have to say how he obtained voicemail numbers and at whose request. Comedian Steve Coogan and PR consultant Nicola Phillips have launched privacy cases against newspaper publisher News International. Glenn Mulcaire is appealing ...

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 ...

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. ...

The line for the Lois fan club starts right here

Bakersfield Californian - ‎11 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. ...

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 ...

Free Press confirms ex-Wayne County airport chair Renee Axt couldn't keep her ...

MLive.com - ‎6 hours ago‎
Axt never returned voice mail messages seeking comment on either story. Thanks to a Detroit Free Press report, we now know why she didn't return the multiple messages left for her on November 1. She was too busy updating her theretofore woefully ...

EXCLUSIVE: Kim Kardashian 'Keeping up' with Boycotts, Sears May 'Reevaluate ...

International Business Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
Users are now able to leave Kardashian a voicemail directly on the site. "With some clever technology, users click a link and then are given a passcode -- to reduce spam. Then they call our Toll free number and leave Kim a voicemail. ...

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.

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 ...

Watch Shabazz Palaces Play “Bronny On A Breakaway” For The Guardian

Stereogum - ‎2 hours ago‎
The story behind the song is sort of fun (it was mostly created via outgoing voicemail message), but the real reason to watch the video is the chance to see the group's makeshift electro-percussive setup in action. Also, it's easier to see how hard ...

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. ...

Phone-hacking victim implicates unnamed newspaper

Press Gazette - ‎9 hours ago‎
In their witness statement HJK said “the publishers of the News of the World have now admitted in the course of my claim that Mulcaire obtained my numbers and accessed my voicemail and that they are vicariously liable (although it was a journalist from ...

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 ...

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 ...

Koodo's new Data Saver add-ons officially launches Monday, so will an increase ...

MobileSyrup.com - ‎Nov 27, 2011‎
... are listed above in the brochure – yesterday Virgin matched these rates with their new data flex plans. In addition to the changes in data rates, Koodo will also be slightly increasing both the call display and voicemail add-on to $7/month, up $1.

McPeak pleads guilty to 1st-degree murder in death of Hagerstown woman

The Herald-Mail - ‎2 hours ago‎
While Heather Harris lay mortally wounded in the hallway of her Dual Highway home on June 10, Randy Houston McPeak tried to disguise his voice to sound like hers and to convince a police negotiator that she was ...

New Draft: CNBC's Santelli in 2012

Politico - ‎2 hours ago‎
Then, Kahn reached out personally to Santelli to encourage him to run in a voicemail message. The next day, Santelli called back. “He was very interested and surprised because it was something he had never considered for himself,” Kahn told POLITICO. ...

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 ...

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. ...
New Updates for Windows Phone Users Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows (blog)

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, ...

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 ...

Parking ticket scam invades White County

Sparta Expositor - ‎6 hours ago‎
Hormilla said the e-mail contains a phone number, but callers only get voice mail when they attempt to contact the attorneys. “When they send an e-mail back, they get another e-mail saying if you want to pay the fine, you must do it on-line,” Hormilla ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Stephen Glover: If it really wasn't Mulcaire, then who did delete Milly's ...

The Independent - ‎21 hours ago‎
The Surrey police have recently undertaken to release relevant documents concerning voicemail interception of Milly Dowler's mobile phone. Let's hope their evidence is conclusive. At the moment we have a plausible assertion on their part but no proof ...
Media Ethics: Is the Sky Falling? Huffington Post UK (blog)

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, ...

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 ...

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. ...

Citigroup-SEC Mortgage Securities Accord Rejected by Judge

BusinessWeek - ‎13 minutes ago‎
Brook Dooley, a lawyer for Stoker, didn't immediately return a voice-mail message seeking comment on the SEC allegations. At a hearing this month, Rakoff asked whether the public interest doesn't require determining whether Citigroup did what the SEC ...

Houston mayor's mailbag is always full

Houston Chronicle - ‎19 hours ago‎
JOHNNY HANSON : CHRONICLE MAIL DUTY: Madeleine Appel holds a couple of days' worth of written letters sent to Annise Parker at City Hall. "Letters are really the voice of the community," Appel said. ...

Productivity At Work: How To Reign In Cubicle Chaos

Huffington Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
If you've set aside an hour to bang out a report for your boss and you get a call from an unknown number, let it go to voicemail. Unless you're expecting a call, it's not worth interrupting your focus. Trust me, if it's important, the caller will leave ...

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. ...

Harborough council, get your act together

Harborough Mail - ‎14 hours ago‎
Having tried, only to get a voicemail, but leaving my phone number, I fully expected a reply of some sort, but to no avail. It is now well over a week and I have given up! Come on council, get your act together – customer service is not rocket science.

Rajaratnam Seeks to Remain Free While Appealing Wiretap Use

BusinessWeek - ‎1 hour ago‎
Terence Lynam, a lawyer for Rajaratnam, didn't immediately return a voice-mail message left at his office seeking comment on the letter. Ellen Davis, a spokeswoman for Manhattan US Attorney Preet Bharara, whose office prosecuted the case, ...

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