Category Archives: VOIP and Communications

GoogleVoice has done it again: SMS to email to SMS

GoogleVoice announced (via Twitter and their blog) several exciting new features including: SMS messages can now forward to email, and emailed replies go to SMS! This is huge. (Turn this on in the voicemail/sms settings in GV.) Free calling to … Continue reading

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Adding Gizmo5 and GoogleVoice Gadgets to Gmail

Aha! Thanks to @paulmyatt ( http://ow.ly/iWem ) I have discovered how to add a GoogleVoice gadget to Gmail’s sidebar. Yay! I also then figured out how to add Gizmo5’s VOIP gadget as well – so that now, I can see … Continue reading

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GoogleVoice for easy audio/text recording for eLearning

I retweeted a post today that went like this: “@rosslarocco,@gfriese: 3 ideas to create #eLearning content with #GoogleVoice, http://ow.ly/hFR7 easy audio recording 4 faculty!” After visiting that page it hit me that the text transcription of the voicemails in GoogleVoice … Continue reading

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Converged Phone Number / VOIP Solutions

Here are some of the things I’ve currently be using: (in a non-cellular region ie. no iPhone or the like:) Gizmo5 – very much like Skype, and supports porting your number. Cost is similar to Skype, but it also works … Continue reading

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