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Google wants to make your landline phone useful again

Google is taking on traditional providers with its $10-a-month Fiber Phone service. Customers can make and answer calls from any connected device anywhere Internet is available.

By March 29, 2016

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Microsoft's Tay chatbot foretells a future of annoying robots (The 3:59, Ep. 19)

Tay is accidentally turned back on, Google offers a landline service and Snapchat gets even chattier.

By March 30, 2016

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Call+ app expands free landline calling to 16 countries

The free-call bonanza now includes France, Israel, Italy, Thailand and the UK, among others.

By January 4, 2015

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Sprint Phone Connect 3 marries wireless calls with landline phones

The fixed wireless voice terminal lets users take inbound cellular calls from traditional home phones.

By September 17, 2014

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How to stop robocalls

Automated phone spam is hard to kill, but there are steps you can take to stop these calls on your landline and on your smartphone.

By November 5, 2015

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Line goes live with calls to cell phones, landlines

Application users on Android can place domestic and international calls to outside lines for a monthly or per-call charge.

By March 17, 2014

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Verizon sheds select wireline assets, cell towers for $15.5B

Frontier Communications will pick up parts of Verizon's landline business, while American Tower will pick up the rights to 11,300 cellular towers.

By February 5, 2015

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AT&T offers $5 unlimited calling to Mexico after Iusacell buy

The carrier previously charged 1 cent a minute to wireless and landline numbers in Mexico.

By January 20, 2015

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Five-deal Friday: Ooma, Beats, Gaffigan and more!

If you're ready to cut the landline cord, the Ooma Telo offers lots of... wait, Gaffigan?

By January 9, 2015

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Grandma relieved that her new iPhone is made of chocolate

Not everyone wanted a new iPhone for Xmas. One landline-loving Grandma was worried that she'd have to learn how to use one. Until...

By December 27, 2014