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    Google Voice

    I finally got my invitation. Pretty sweet so far. I don't have long distance so it's nice to be able to make them for free. You just select the contact to call and it will call that number along with your home phone and connect you. The only thing that's a little weak is that the transcript of voice mails needs some work but it does include the actual voicemail in the email so it's not a biggie.



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    Re: Google Voice

    I just got my invite too.. trying it out here. Having voicemail like that could be nice.



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    Re: Google Voice

    Jealous.



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    Re: Google Voice

    What is it exactly? Only for home phones?


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    Re: Google Voice

    JEALOUS!! When did you guys put in for the invite? I didn't get mine in until later last week



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    Quote Originally Posted by RideRdie4life View Post
    JEALOUS!! When did you guys put in for the invite? I didn't get mine in until later last week
    a few months back.



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    Re: Google Voice

    Quote Originally Posted by rworkman83 View Post
    What is it exactly? Only for home phones?

    Does a lot of things. Here you go.

    Google Voice



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    Re: Google Voice

    I've had mine for a few weeks. Haven't made the switch yet. They need to release a Windows Mobile app to make calls so the caller ID shows as my GV number.



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    Re: Google Voice

    That's one big issue. If you try to call someone using your home/cell phone without going through Google Voice, it will show up with that number not your new Google number. I don't think there will be a good way around it from home phones.



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    Re: Google Voice

    Id like to see an app too. Until then, you have to call your google phone number and press the number to dial.



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    Re: Google Voice

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    That's one big issue. If you try to call someone using your home/cell phone without going through Google Voice, it will show up with that number not your new Google number. I don't think there will be a good way around it from home phones.
    If you are at your computer you can have GV dial you first, then the person you are calling... My issue is just with the cell.



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    Re: Google Voice

    Just got my invite...



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    Re: Google Voice

    What area code did you end up with?



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    Re: Google Voice

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    What area code did you end up with?
    515



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