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google launch google voice in uk

goog have launched their  gchat gtalk gvoice service in the the UK so you can now make VOIP calls to any landline or mobile phone in the world from your browser (with Adobe Flash) running on WXP, WVS, Mac or GNU/Linux !

to get started you’ll need use gcheckout to buy a mininum topup of £10+20% VAT

  • calls to AUS are 2p/min
  • calls to UK 080 numbers are 7p/min

some alternatives and replacements for m$ skype

here is a shortlist of some of the many alternatives and replacements that are available for m$ skype

“all-in-one” mobile solutions

fring + 4 way video over 3G
tango + video over 3G

viber android and ios voip app

voip sip mobile softphones

android 2.3.4 + built-in – wifi only
sipdroid + works over wifi and 3g

voip sip service providers

callcentric + free inum
ekiga + free STUN server
euteliavoip + free uk numbers
gradwell + smb & sme focused
ovh + just £1/m uk 01 or 02 number and unlimited uk 01 and 02 calls
sipgate + free uk 01 or 02 number
voipalot + clients for androids, mobiles, symbians and pc clients
voipbuster + clients for mobiles and pcs
voipfone + £1/m for uk 01 or 02 number

voip sip pc softphones

ekiga + floss
linphone + floss
twinkle + floss
CounterPath X-lite + mac and pc clients

SIP Communicator softphone

SIP Communicator is an audio/video Internet phone and instant messenger that supports some of the most popular instant messaging and telephony protocols such as SIP, Jabber, AIM/ICQ, MSN, Yahoo! Messenger, Bonjour, IRC, RSS and soon others like IAX.

SIP Communicator is completely Open Source / Free Software, and is freely available under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License.