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06-22-2010, 05:41 PM
F.Y.I, Google Voice now open to the public. (http://www.engadget.com/2010/06/22/google-voice-now-open-to-the-public/)
06-22-2010, 06:28 PM
Good to know, thanks!
06-22-2010, 06:53 PM
(Actually, I have a GV account from when it was GrandCentral but had to take a NY number... can't remember how I didn't get rejected 'cause I'd like to link a number to my regular address)
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06-22-2010, 06:56 PM
oh poo, I'm in the UK :(
06-22-2010, 07:45 PM
I just got my account/number, Sweet!
06-22-2010, 08:41 PM
Gotta say, I am getting more annoyed by GV every day.
For being run by engineers, they do some stupid crap. Pressing "4" turns on call recording and plays a notice to both parties. Of course, you would never have to hit the number 4 during a regular call to a phone menu system.
Not even 15 minutes ago it failed to ring my second number (one is a home number, the other is a Cell, so I hear them both ring).
Back on the call recording, it still activates at random and Google offers no method to disable it.
I have been thinking about maybe switching to a different service. Then again, GV is free, so I can't complain too much. But trying to explain to a paying client that I have no need to record our conversations even though they hear I am constantly, can be embarrassing.
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