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Archive From November 30, 2011

YouMail Visual Voicemail Plus Now Available to All Viaero Wireless Subscribers

PR Newswire (press release) - ‎3 hours ago‎
30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- YouMail (http://www.youmail.com), a leading provider of cloud-based, enhanced telecommunication services, announced today that the company's popular Visual Voicemail Plus application will now be available for free to all Viaero ...

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

Milford-Orange Bulletin - ‎3 hours ago‎
MILFORD —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. As soon as Frank Fox opened the front door, he could see blood everywhere. ...

Police Make New Arrest in British Hacking Inquiry

New York Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
LONDON — A 31-year-old woman has been arrested as part of the investigation into voice mail hacking at Rupert Murdoch's now-defunct News of the World, police officials said Wednesday. Follow @nytimesworld for international breaking news ...

Ex-NoW reporter held on suspicion of trying to intercept voicemail messages

Evening Standard - ‎6 hours ago‎
Bethany Usher, 31, was held at her home in Sunderland shortly after 6.30am today on suspicion of "conspiracy to intercept voicemail messages". Ms Usher was previously arrested by the Met police in 2006 after she had applied for a job as a cleaner at ...

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

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Nov 29, 2011‎
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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

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, ...

Romney's Reading Response

The Phoenix (blog) - ‎1 hour ago‎
That your voice mail message has your old job title, or your email signature macro has your old fax number? I think somebody who's responsible for programming Mitt Romney forgot that you need to periodically update the canned answer to "what books have ...

Upstate NY Prosecutor Remains in the Hot Seat

Courthouse News Service - ‎18 hours ago‎
MANHATTAN (CN) - A upstate New York prosecutor does not have immunity from claims that he defamed a woman to the press, illegally listened to her voicemail messages and convinced her abusive boyfriend's ex-wife to secretly record a ...

Customer Service in the Digital Age

AllBusiness (blog) - ‎1 hour ago‎
If I'm lucky enough to have space on my voicemail, you might get a call back within a month. The message warns you that my phone is a black hole of lost hopes and dreams, and that you should write me an email instead. If you write me an email at 3 am, ...

Eagle couple gives small businesses big phone service

The Idaho Statesman - ‎11 hours ago‎
“Our technology solution provides the features of a large phone system — customized, professionally recorded greetings on a schedule, call routing to cellphones/land lines, voicemail delivered in email, call announce, cascading notifications, ...

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 ...

Campbell slams culture of negativity in UK press

Financial Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Mr Campbell told the inquiry into press standards, set up after public outrage over the hacking of the mobile phone of Milly Dowler, the murdered Surrey schoolgirl, that he had been shown evidence of his voicemail being intercepted. ...

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 ...

LA Technology Firm Barebones Networking Allows You to Use Outlook to Send Text ...

MarketWatch (press release) - ‎21 hours ago‎
The unique platform uses Microsoft's Outlook email application, coupled with the Google Voice service to send text messages directly to those listed in the user's contacts. There is no need to use your mobile device anymore, simply type a message ...

BroadSoft Global Survey Reveals Enterprise Shift to Mobile-Only Workforce

MarketWatch (press release) - ‎4 hours ago‎
Many enterprises believe their mobile network operator (MNO) is better positioned to deliver single voicemail, instant messaging, video calling, unified messaging, voicemail and email integration, extension dialing and video conferencing than fixed ...

Hundreds gather in Rothschild to try and save mail processing plant

WAOW - ‎12 hours ago‎
Hundreds attended the event that allowed postal workers and community members to voice concerns over the possible closing of the processing and distribution center in Rothschild. The US Postal Service is facing a $10 billion dollar shortfall and ...
Post office backers deliver case Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

US to world: Dude, where's my vacation?

msnbc.com - ‎5 hours ago‎
On the subject of disengaging, at least, Americans seem to be getting the message. When survey participants were asked how often they checked e-mail or voicemail while on vacation, 41 percent said never, 34 percent said sometimes, 20 percent said ...

Tweets get a new voice

Deccan Herald - ‎Nov 29, 2011‎
In July 2010, Bachchan started using Bubbly, a voice-based Twitter-like service, and he now has just over a million followers in India, each willingly paying 30 rupees a month, or about 65 cents, to hear his sonorous voice. Social voice messaging ...

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 ...

DavinciMeetingrooms.com Experiences 200 Percent Growth in 2011

MarketWatch (press release) - ‎7 hours ago‎
Virtual services include local or toll-free telephone and fax numbers, digital voicemail, voice and video conferencing, voicemail to email, fax to email, professional live receptionist services, virtual assistants, live call answering, screening and ...

Barebones Networking Allows You to Use Outlook to Send Text Messages

Telecom Reseller (press release) - ‎4 hours ago‎
The unique platform uses Microsoft's Outlook email application, coupled with the Google Voice service to send text messages directly to those listed in the user's contacts. There is no need to use your mobile device anymore, simply type a message ...

New Application for Skype Released, Call and Play 2.0

The Open Press (press release) - ‎10 hours ago‎
Call and Play will not only send a pre-recorded message but it will also detect answering machines and voice mail boxes so your message is delivered 'after the beep'. Call and Play for Skype can also follow up your call with a Text or Chat message. ...

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. ...

Clay Telecom Offers Pre-Paid International Roaming SIM Card for Global Travelers

SBWire (press release) - ‎14 hours ago‎
Other advantages include free incoming calls, itemized billing, Voicemail, online recharge and call detail reports and the facility of paying in Indian currency. Mr. Gaurav Dhawan, the Executive Director, said, “We have taken another step forward to ...

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 ...

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 ...

Pender Early College sets 2 new student fees in motion

WECT-TV6 - ‎20 hours ago‎
PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) – A voicemail alert sent to all Pender Early College parents had some of them alarmed. The school is making a change regarding fees effective December 16, but it turns out the concern was just a misunderstanding. ...

[Getting To Know Android 4.0, Part 6] The Phone App Gets Lots Of Love

Android Police - ‎18 hours ago‎
Voicemail has moved from the bottom to the "1" button. A long press will get you connected. Contacts has not completely left the dialer, the bottom left button will bring up contacts search. As for just typing in numbers, there's no T9 search, ...

Briar Cliff students experience Korea

Sioux City Catholic Globe - ‎Nov 29, 2011‎
“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 ...

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 ...

Boy hit by car on Brooks Street in Worcester

Worcester Telegram - ‎8 hours ago‎
Police Sgt. Kerry F. Hazelhurst did not immediately return a voice mail message seeking information on the accident and the boy's condition. Joe Eckberg of Brooks Street said he heard two women screaming about 4 pm One woman was just screaming, ...

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 ...

UK & World News: Leveson inquiry: Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson slammed by ...

Scottish Daily Record - ‎11 hours ago‎
Paul McMullan, a former deputy features editor at the now-defunct Sunday tabloid, told the press standards hearing editors were aware that staff were illegally accessing voicemail messages. And he added that the duo threw journalists "to the wolves" by ...

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. ...

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. ...

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 ...

Ian Paisley jr claims phone 'was hacked'

BBC News - ‎6 hours ago‎
"I am utterly convinced I was hacked because of things that appeared that only could have appeared through voice mail," he told the Irish Times. Mr Paisley wants to see the Leveson Inquiry focus on Northern Ireland. He told Radio Ulster: "I have no ...

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 ...

6 Reasons Your Work Phone Deserves Ice Cream Sandwich

PCWorld - ‎Nov 28, 2011‎
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. ...

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 ...

Voice Reader Text to Speech on iOS-Text Aloud in 21 Languages-3 Day Sale

prMac (press release) - ‎8 hours ago‎
The app features professional quality voice output with 32 voices, 20 female and 12 male speakers. The current update adds support for text in PDF files obtained through Dropbox, Mail, Safari, etc. Voice Reader is ideal for listening to any text or PDF ...

Twelve Top Tech Gift Ideas From London Drugs

MarketWatch (press release) - ‎47 minutes ago‎
Includes free nationwide calling, voice mail, call waiting, caller ID and 911 services. You pay only applicable taxes and fees. 2. For the photographer looking to enhance their work give the gift of Nik Creative EFex Collection. ...

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)

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