Konami Code in Google Voice Search unlocks easter egg

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Try this: Open up Google Search on your Android and enter the Konami Code. It doesn’t matter if you type it in or say it out loud, you’ll get the same end result. For those who don’t know the code, it’s Up Up Down Down Left Right Left Right Sit back and reap the ...

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Google Voice expected to merge into Hangouts this summer

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Following trend with Google moving towards one single app that incorporates the functionality of all their social and communication services, it seems Google Voice is to be absorbed into the Hangouts app this summer. Once the transfer of Google Voice into Hangouts is complete, you’ll be ...

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More news for Google Babel: Google Voice support, synced notifications, and more

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Last week, we showed you some leaks pointing towards confirmation of Google’s unified messaging service “Babel”. Now, according to a Google memo, there’s going to be some great features included in it, such as: Brand new UI. We’ve designed a new UI that’s applied across ...

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Google Voice app updated with better Android 4.0 integration

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Google today announced a new version of their Google Voice application for Android handsets.  This v0.4.2.54 release sees the addition of two key features that center around Android 4.0 devices.  For starters, the app will now integrate with your handset’s dialing application so that you ...

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Google Voice update adds multi-recipient text, pre-fetched voicemail

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Google has rolled out an update to their Google Voice application for Android this week, tossing in a pair of much-desired features.  Most notably the new version (0.4.2.38) provides users with the ability send texts to multiple recipients at the same time.  In addition to that, Google Voice ...

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MMS Comes to Google Voice Users Through Sprint

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Google Voice users, rejoice! Google Voice is well on its way to bringing you full-fledged MMS support, and they’ve kicked things off with Sprint users first. According to the Google Voice Blog, users can now “receive pictures and other multimedia messages from Sprint ...

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Export Your Google Voice Data with Google Takeout

Let’s pretend that, for whatever reason, you decide that you’ve had enough of Google Voice and want to leave the service behind.  What happens to all of your Google Voice messages, texts, and call records?  It’s yours, take it with you.  Google announced today that Google ...

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Stock Google Voice app running on XOOM

    Today after playing around some more with the XOOM, I figured I’d try to install Google Voice one more time.  Well, what do you know.  It worked!  By the way, this is not the modified .apk found on XDA.  This is the stock version 0.3.4(#13).  So if you can get your hands ...

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Sprint and Google Voice Integration Goes Live

If you have been waiting, Google just announced that their Sprint and Google Voice integration is now live. Should you choose to utilize this new functionality, you will have two options: Keep your Sprint Number: Your Sprint number will be your Google Voice number Replace your Sprint Number ...

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Sprint and Google Voice Get Cozy; Heavy Integration Coming (UPDATE)

In an unfathomable move, the third largest wireless carrier in the US has allowed Google passage far beyond what anyone would have expected. Today, before the company’s scheduled CTIA show-off session, Sprint and Google have announced a partnership that will seemingly end what many are ...

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A Hint of Things to Come for Google Voice VoIP?

There is an interesting article over at the Disruptive Telephony site, talking about how the author has gotten his Google Voice number to work entirely over IP, using something called a "SIP" address to initiate the voice session. In an unofficial way, the author of the article is saying that ...

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As Expected, Number Porting Comes to Google Voice

We can't say we didn't see this one coming. Just last week we reported on how a number porting option was found on Google Voice, listed with a $20 fee. Pulled almost as quickly as it was noticed, the feature was expected to be rolled out in short order. And, based on the title of this post, ...

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Number Porting Expected to hit Google Voice for $20

Although it has since been removed, number porting was found to be listed as an option on Google Voice's site. The feature looks to run $20 when it debuts.

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Personalized Recognition Added to Google Voice Search for 2.2+

A select group of Android users will find that a new version of Google's Voice Search awaits them in the Android Market today. Users will now have the ability to toggle on personalized recognition within the app so that it can learn how you pronounce and enunciate words.

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Google Voice Search in Netherlands

Google Voice Search was already available to America, but there are still a lot of countries out there who can’t control their phones with just a few words. From today, Holland isn’t one of those anymore. The Big G has introduced Google Voice Searchfor the Netherlands. Users are ...

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