The brand new Voicemail+ app, launching for the iPhone in the UK today and in the US later this year brings text transcription, e-mailed voicemail receipts, push notifications, and it matches your messages to your contacts.
Losing a loved one is one of the hardest things in the world. A new service saves the voicemail greetings of those who've passed away so you can listen to them forever.
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The voice assistant would answer your calls with customized messages and then transcribe your voice mail into text, says Business Insider.
Wireless technologies have revolutionized how we talk with each other and to our gadgets. And it's just getting started.
If you're confused by the distinction between these two Apple services, well, you're not alone.
The new features sound cool, but bugs still abound in each new mobile preview release, and Microsoft has to squash them all in time for the final release later this year.
The refurbished 1st-gen phone pairs with TextNow's newly updated monthly plans, which start at $18.99 for unlimited everything. You can also get a 1st-gen Moto X for $149.99.
If you're looking to video chat, these apps can help stay connected with HD video and extra features too.
Visual voicemail is now available on Orange, but it's only free if you pay more than £35 per month. Otherwise this ancient feature will set you back a quid.