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Archive From November 29, 2011

Leveson Inquiry: 'One or more NOTW journalists deleted voicemail from Milly ...

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎3 hours ago‎
Mulcaire was jailed along with the News of the World's former royal editor, Clive Goodman, in January 2007 after they admitted intercepting voicemail messages left on phones belonging to royal aides. Mr Davies, who revealed the scale of phone hacking ...

Ominous voice mail tipped off brother, who discovered Milford murder-suicide

Middle East North Africa Financial Network - ‎6 hours ago‎
MILFORD, Nov 29, 2011 (New Haven Register - McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) -- Frank Fox knew there was something ominous in the voice mail he received from his brother, Kenneth Fox, late on Sept. 22. But he was too late. ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

Briar Cliff students experience Korea

Sioux City Catholic Globe - ‎2 hours ago‎
“I had a voicemail message that said, 'Hey Grace, this is Darrell. I have a really exciting opportunity for you. Want to call me back soon?' At the end of it he had said, 'You do have a passport right?'” Within just over two weeks from an initial ...

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, ...

Paul McMullan arrives at the inquiry

Sky News - ‎16 minutes ago‎
I see no way that the information could have been known unless my voicemail had been accessed. Mr Davies said he believed the private investigator was the facilitator and not someone who would actually listen to, or delete messages. ...

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 ...

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

BusinessWeek - ‎Nov 28, 2011‎
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 ...

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 ...

6 Reasons Your Work Phone Deserves Ice Cream Sandwich

PCWorld - ‎16 hours ago‎
Getting voicemail on the road is quite common, and ICS adds improvements to make dealing with them better. There's the capability to speed up the playback of your voicemail, allowing you to make it through a long message more quickly. ...

Hinckley Elementary School receives threat

Plain Dealer - ‎2 hours ago‎
By Tara Quinn, Sun News HINCKLEY: Hinckley Elementary School received a voicemail threatening saying, "You and Hinckley Elementary will burn to the ground" this morning. It was left on the school's main voicemail system and it is not clear who was ...

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 ...

Peter Hain warned computer may have been hacked by private detectives

The Guardian - ‎21 hours 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 ...

Citigroup Settlement, Fed Loans, MF Global: Compliance

BusinessWeek - ‎4 hours ago‎
Brook Dooley, a lawyer for Stoker, didn't immediately return a voice-mail message seeking comment on the SEC allegations. Danielle Romero-Apsilos, a spokeswoman for Citigroup, declined to comment pending a review of the decision. ...

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 ...

'Fahrenheit 451' finally out as an e-book

The Associated Press - ‎3 hours ago‎
A pre-recorded voicemail message, a woman's voice, warned that the author doesn't usually check his messages. Bradbury's agent, Michael Congdon, said Tuesday that rights for Bradbury's book were expiring and that the growing digital market, ...

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. ...

Deep Posts: Stevie Johnson has apologized to Plaxico Burress

Yahoo! Sports (blog) - ‎19 hours ago‎
By MJD • Plaxico Burress(notes) said on Monday that Stevie Johnson apologized to him via text and voicemail. That's nice to hear. Johnson's a 25-year-old guy. Did you make any jokes at the age of 25 that you'd be embarrassed of now? ...

Postal workers, customers criticize plan to move mail processing out of Lexington

Lexington Herald Leader - ‎14 hours ago‎
13, regarding the proposal may be sent to: Scores of postal workers and customers turned out Monday night to voice their opposition to a proposal to shift Lexington's mail-processing operations to Louisville or Knoxville. About 300 workers would be ...

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 ...

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. ...

Telefónica launches FonYou app in Spain

Telecoms.com - ‎3 hours ago‎
The solution, which was deployed in a trial earlier this year by Telefónica, enables mobile operators to provide consumers with a second phone line bundled with a range of rich services like visual voicemail, call registers and advanced voice screening ...
fonYou takes Telefonica Spain to the App Store Your-Story.org (press release)

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 ...

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.

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. ...

Four great customer service tips

Globe and Mail - ‎22 hours 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. ...

Getting no answer(s) at Camden tax office

Cherry Hill Courier Post - ‎5 hours ago‎
No one picks up and there's no voicemail. I went to that office on Monday to see why a city stuck on financial life support is pulling such a vital plug. Inside, I found a line of Camden taxpayers, some struggling to walk, others pushing baby strollers ...

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 ...

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 ...

Whisman near decision on boundary change

Mountain View Voice - ‎9 minutes ago‎
The proposed changes were publicized in emails, direct mail, on the school district's website, in school newsletters and written about in news stories in the Voice and another local paper, said Craig Goldman, superintendent of Mountain View Whisman. ...

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 ...

Hacking linked to Northern Ireland

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎5 hours 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 and into other ...

Free Cell Phone Assurance for Low-Income Households in Kansas

Wireless and Mobile News - ‎19 hours ago‎
This service provides free cell phones to low-income people, 250 minutes, a voice mail account, call waiting, caller ID and access to 911 in case of emergency. Beyond the 250 free voice minutes each month, customers can choose from other options to pay ...
Learn more about Safelink Wireless The Cherokee One Feather

Tributes to Ernie Teal, voice of the countryside, who has died at 92

Hull Daily Mail - ‎10 hours ago‎
Ernie Teal, the much-loved and admired Hull Daily Mail columnist and radio personality, has died just days after his 92nd birthday. Ernie Teal has passed away peacefully at home, aged 92. Ernie was a much-loved community champion of his adopted village ...

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, ...

Holiday Season Rings in Record Number of New Opus VO Clients

San Francisco Chronicle (press release) - ‎2 hours ago‎
Along with the corporate address, Opus technology provides local phone and fax numbers, premium call forwarding, fax and voicemail to email conversion, and live, professional receptionists based only in the US. answering calls and taking messages ...

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 ...

How did you say you melt butter, Sherri? The View's host offers a curious ...

Daily Mail - ‎10 hours ago‎
By Daily Mail Reporter As co-host of The View, she knows how to voice an opinion - but presenter Sherri Shepherd offered a little too much information at a cooking demonstration this week. The actress appeared on The Nate Berkus Show on Monday along ...

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

The Herald-Mail - ‎Nov 28, 2011‎
As Heather Harris lay mortally wounded in the hallway of her Dual Highway home in Hagerstown on June 10, Randy Houston McPeak tried to disguise his voice to sound like hers to convince a police negotiator on the ...

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 ...

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 ...

Phone-hacking scandal: Glenn Mulcaire in court appeal

BBC News - ‎Nov 28, 2011‎
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 ...

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.

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 ...

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