Free phone services

Posted on Friday, January 18, 2008 @ 13:53:53 CST in General
by kguske

Live in Peoria, but want a local phone number in Chicago? Constantly changing phone numbers, and tired of losing contact with your clients and friends?

Check out GrandCentral.

Recently acquired by Google, Grand Central provides a phone number that rings all your phones, digital voicemail, and a number of other features - free.GrandCentral allows you to:
  • Screen calls
  • Record calls
  • Block calls
  • Receive voicemail notifications by email
  • Accept calls from the Internet without publishing your number
  • Switch phones during a call
  • Click to call numbers in your address book from a phone with your Grand Central caller ID

  • It's currently in Beta test mode - which means that Google may decide to charge for some or all of these features in the future. In the mean time, it may be worth checking out.