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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 Mar. 17, 2014

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Local calls from landlines to require full code in some areas

Ringing your neighbour from your landline could require more button presses, as Ofcom gets people in five cities to dial the area code.

By Jul. 19, 2013

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Landlines, you're out! T-Mobile to make MLB bullpen calls wireless

This year, the carrier will outfit a number of dugouts with wireless voice systems. And for the fans in the stands, there'll be expanded wireless 4G coverage.

By Jan. 9, 2013

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Virgin Media offers free calls via Wi-Fi, to save landlines

From early next year customers will be able to use the 'SmartCall' app to make calls, if they have a landline contract.

By Nov. 5, 2012

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Make free calls to landlines, mobile phones with Vonage app

Normally the app limits your free calling to other Vonage app users, but now you can ring up just about anyone you like -- no strings attached.

By Jul. 23, 2012

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CDC: One in four U.S. homes ditch landlines

The Centers for Disease Control, in researching the state of health in America, sees a steadily rising number of households that use only mobile phones.

By May. 13, 2010

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Why I worry that landlines are endangered

A new survey by the Centers for Disease Control says about 20 percent of households only have wireless phones. Larry thinks cell phones are great but likes landlines too.

By May. 11, 2009

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0800, 0808 numbers to be free from mobiles, but not til 2015

Calls to Freephone numbers are already free from landlines, but will eventually be free from mobiles too, Ofcom has ruled.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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T-Mobile bulks up overseas calling options with new plan

The $15 plan offers unlimited mobile-to-mobile calling to more than 30 countries.

By Feb. 20, 2014

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Get an Ooma Telo home phone system for $79.99

The time has come to bid goodbye to your landline. Install an Ooma and you're looking at nearly free home phone service for life.

By Apr. 10, 2014