POLL: Do you bother to listen to voicemail?

Pop quiz, hotshot.  You pick up your phone and see three missed calls and two messages.  What do you do?  If you’re like a growing number of folks, you don’t even bother listening to voicemail any more. What’s your use case?  Do you need to listen to a message to understand ...

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Boost Mobile to debut Visual Voicemail May 31

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Boost Mobile is set to launch its Visual Voicemail platform next week, starting with the HTC Evo Design 4G.  Set to begin May 31, the service lets users manage voicemail in a manner similar to email and allow scrolling, replying, forwarding, and more. Should you, dear Boost Mobile user, often ...

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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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PhoneFusion Visual Voicemail Back in Android Market

PhoneFusion’s popular Visual Voicemail app, gone from the Android Market for about two weeks, is back and available for users to download once again. But it’s still not totally clear why it was pulled, and the saga is likely not over. As you may recall, Google pulled the app from ...

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Why Was PhoneFusion Pulled from the Android Market?

Late last week, news broke that PhoneFusion's Visual Voicemail app had been pulled from the Android Market by Google. Speculation has swirled since then about the reason why, but no explanation seemed to quite ring true. The extent of Google's official statement is that "we remove applications ...

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Watch What You Say: YouMail Adds “Social Voicemail”

Think twice before you leave a message with that fascinating story about what’s happening to the toenail on your pinky toe: it may end up on Facebook. YouMail (and competitor PhoneFusion) has been providing visual voicemail for Android since long before a Google Voice app existed, and ...

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App Radar: Volume 3

These last few days have seen an incredible amount of new software releases and announcement. From the big name companies all the way down to the 1-man teams, there’s an increasingly faster growing list of apps to keep up with. We get a lot of emails from developers looking to share their ...

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First Look at Visual VoiceMail for myTouch 3G [VIDEO]

There’s been some recent rumblings about visual voicemail coming to the myTouch 3G (and hopefully G1) next month around launch time.  If curious to see what that app might look like, check out the three videos below.  The fine folks at TmoNews have gotten their hands on some ...

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PhoneFusion Listens, Makes UI Changes

A short time ago, we were contacted by Michael Manna of PhoneFusion.  He was writing to let us know that his developers have come up with some changes to the user interface of their voicemail application.  If you missed it, we had an article online last week about the app and Scott mentioned ...

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PhoneFusion to Bring Visual VoiceMail to G1, Android

At some point in the 4th quarter of 2008, G1 and other Android users will be able to see their voicemail as opposed to only hearing it.  One of the coolest features to come packaged with the iPhone is the ability to pick the order in which you listen to your messages.  Like many other... Read More