Fresh from Google Gmail Blog, a good news to Google Voice users as Google announced free calling within US and Canada through 2013. An early New Year’s gift from Google to US and Canada as they extend its free domestic voice calls using Gmail chat widget. Not just on mentioned countries as Google mentioned that you call still call anywhere in the world using Gmail with their insanely low rates.
Free Phone Calls Using Gmail
Here's the official post from The Gmail Team:
“Many of you call phones from Gmail to easily connect with friends and family. If you're in the US and Canada, you'll continue to be able to make free domestic calls through 2013. Plus, in most countries, you can still call the rest of the world from Gmail at insanely low rates.”
Since Google introduces its voice and video chat using Gmail in 2008 and mentioned that voice-calling feature would be free for a year only. Until now, Google yearly extends this service to all Google users and continue this free service through the year 2013.
Despite of closing some other services like AdSense for Feeds, still Google continue to serve us Google fans for good. They recently launched their Google Maps for Iphone and now already available in Apple Apps Store plus they added new features on Google+.
For now all Canada Google users and US will benefits this free domestic voice call, just go to Google Chat and click the phone icon to avail the voice call. Use your internet connection, headset and microphone then your good to go.