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Google Will Soon Let You Buy Things Using Your Voice

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 07.15.2015 | Technology

We're not quite at the point where you can simply imagine a product to have it billed to your credit card and shipped to your doorstep, but Google is ...

Facebook Wants To Automatically Transcribe Your Voice Messages

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.18.2015 | Technology

Why type when Facebook can do it for you?

Siri Gets Taken Down By Google Now In Intelligence Battle

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 10.09.2014 | Technology

You always knew that Siri wasn't the best assistant, but now you have proof. A new study released Tuesday by consulting group Stone Temple compare...

Republic Wireless: Game Changer in Revolution against AT&T & Verizon

Don McNay | Posted 01.26.2014 | Business
Don McNay

"The revolution will put you in the driver's seat. The revolution will not be televised." -Gil-Scott Heron I'm a middle age man with a love/hate affa...

"This Is a Dream Colon" - 26 Hilarious Voice Mail Transcriptions

Eva Moon | Posted 09.16.2013 | Technology
Eva Moon

Remember the old children's game "Telephone" where one child whispers a message to the next child, who whispers it to the next and so on? The end result was always hilariously transmogrified from the original message.

A Hilarious Conversation Between Siri And Google Voice

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.28.2013 | Technology

What happens when two of the most popular digital voices speak to each other? A whole lot of confusion, that's what. Artist Michael Silber wanted to p...

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Two Sisters Revolutionize Disaster Relief | Lucas Kavner | Posted 11.16.2012 | Technology

Last year, Morgan O'Neill was tinkering with a tornado display at the Museum of Science at MIT when she got a phone call informing her that a living, ...

Google Just Gave You A Reason To Throw Out Your Old Calculator For Good

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 07.25.2012 | Technology

Admit it: You've been letting your old, clunky plastic calculator collect dust for years ever since Google built into its search bar the ability to ad...

Why Google Has Turned Us Into a Dateless Society

David Wygant | Posted 08.20.2012 | Home
David Wygant

Call me -- on a phone. I'll answer -- from my phone. We'll meet up -- in person. We'll hang out. If you're fun, I'll invite you back to my place. Then we'll do things -- in person -- that are more fun than over Skype.

Ooma Adds Wi-Fi Option to VoIP Service

Larry Magid | Posted 11.20.2011 | Technology
Larry Magid

Call me old fashioned, but when I'm home or at an office, I like making and receiving phone calls from something that resembles a regular desk phone.

Google's New Feature Could Make You Yell At Your Screen

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 08.14.2011 | Technology

A new search feature from Google could make people start yelling at their screens. At its Inside Search press conference, Google announced that it ...

SwoonXO and Shawn Fanning's Supyo Kickstart Live Social Networking Punch

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Technology
Harmon Leon

Chatroulette is like the Wild West of live social networking where deviant behavior becomes the unmonitored norm. Shawn Fanning's next big endeavor is a "live" social network site named Supyo -- Chatroulette done right.

Sprint And Google Voice Marriage Not A Match Made In Heaven

Engadget | Posted 07.06.2011 | Technology

Have you tried Sprint's new Google Voice integration? We know a lot of our readers have -- and many of them have had problems, writing in to us to exp...

Sprint Announces New Google Feature, Phone

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google and Sprint have teamed up to introduce a 4G version of the Nexus S handset, as well as an option for all Sprint customers to integrate their mo...

Now You Can Switch To Google Voice, Keep Your Number

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google Voice is finally letting you use your old number. While Google's call forwarding service may be perfect for people who want a new number, the ...

Bootstrappers' Basics: Video And Voice Services Can Save Your Business BIG Bucks

Andreas Bernström | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Andreas Bernström

Thanks to the variety of free (or very cheap) applications available within the reach of a few clicks or taps, it has never been easier for businesses to have teams and clients scattered across the globe and still communicate effectively either for free or for a fraction of the traditional cost.

Google Helps Military Families Stay In Touch With Free Holiday Calling Cards

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Google has teamed up with Blue Star Families and Sesame Street to offer a $10 calling credit to help military families connect during this holiday sea...

My Top 10 Android Apps

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Dr. Jim Taylor

You can find all of these at the Android Market and, even better, all are FREE!

'If Light Of My Life Fire My Line'

Brews and Books | Josh Christie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As a public service, here's the famous opening lines of a bunch of novels, transcribed by Google Voice. The better-read of you might be able to figure...

Google Voice Released To Everyone (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google Voice, previously available by invitation only, has been made open to all users. Google announced the Google Voice release with a post on it...

Line2 App Sidesteps AT&T For Better Service

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

*See update and video below* UPDATE 12:51PM ET 3/26/2010: CSMonitor reports that the Line2 app was pulled from the app store by its creator after i...

Why It May Make Sense To Buy Skype Back

Martin Varsavsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Martin Varsavsky

Considering that Skype is under attack from Facebook, the largest telcos and Google, how can it be good business to buy Skype? The key is whether it will be worth more than what investors paid for it.

Is AT&T Trying To Kill Google Voice? | ANDY KESSLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Earlier this month, Apple rejected an application for the iPhone called Google Voice. The uproar set off a chain of events--Google's CEO Eric Schmidt ...

Why Schmidt Left Apple's Board: TechCrunch | Erick Schonfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

What happens when the enemy of your enemy is no longer your friend? You cast him out, as Steve Jobs seems to have done to Google CEO Eric Schmidt, who...