"I’ve just discovered something kind of cool: if you want to place and receive free Google Voice calls via your computer, leaving your phone out of the loop altogether, it’s now possible to skip the installation of Gizmo, relying instead on the functionality already present in GMail.Continue reading : HOWTO: Send your Google Voice Calls to your Google Talk/GMail Voice Chat
I was playing with the settings for Gizmo while trying to improve my method of making free, minute-less VOIP calls from my Android phone and noticed that it now has the option to forward some or all calls to your Gizmo number over to Skype or Google Talk. If you opt for Google Talk — and if your operating system supports it1 — you can answer/place calls just using GMail’s chat system. No otherwise-unused software to install at all..."
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