Cypher promises its voice isolating software will elevate call quality, whether you're a caller is in a noisy restaurant or a soldier on the battlefield.
The feature is part of the Viber 5.0 release, which also includes a refreshed design on Android and a new photo-forwarding feature on iOS.
CNET's Maggie Reardon discusses the short-term hurdles associated with the deployment of voice service over carriers' 4G LTE networks. In the end, the transition to an all IP-based voice network will be worth it.
Users will now be able to place free calls from within Hangouts and will also see voicemail transcripts and messages from Google Voice show up in their Hangout listing.
Come Friday, the new metal-framed smartphone is up for grabs exclusively on AT&T's website and at its retail stores.
Have Google Voice, but not interested in Google's social platform? Now you can make calls through your Web browser without signing up for the latter.
Wireless phone calls still run on the older 3G network, but that's poised to change thanks to a technology called voice over LTE.
The company is bringing its 3D mapping and sensing initiative, originally announced only for smartphones, to tablets.
The fixed wireless voice terminal lets users take inbound cellular calls from traditional home phones.
AT&T exec Ralph de la Vega also says he expects customer turnover to remain near record-low levels in the current quarter.