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- Joined: Tue Jan 05, 2010 7:48 pm
I'd love to be able to use my Telo from my laptop just like I can with Skype. I was shopping online the other day, found the item I wanted, looked for the local BestBuy phone number via their web site, the Skype software recognized the phone #, I clicked on it, and Skype dialed it for me (my one and only free land line call!). Had a great conversation with the clerk right through my laptop's external microphone (integrated with the web cam -- Sony VGN-FW250J). Sweet!
I'd love to be able to make calls Laptop->Telo, or Skype->Telo, etc. Also, it would be nice if I could forward my land line to my Skype account, and take calls in the hotel when I'm on the road via my laptop.
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- Joined: Sun Jan 17, 2010 1:26 pm
I have used X-Lite, a softphone, with a digital online phone system in the past. If Ooma could set the connection parameters in our account online, it may be possible to launch X-Lite on your PC and use it anywhere you have a connection. Check it out at http://www.counterpath.com/x-lite.html
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- Joined: Thu Dec 11, 2008 8:46 pm
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Hmmmmm, perhaps a nice, summer project for Ooma.
ooma customer since December 2008
ooma hardware: core (hub/scout) and Telo
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- Joined: Sat Jan 23, 2010 11:05 am
Of all the features I can think of that Ooma could add, the ability to make a phone call using my Ooma phone number from my personal computer is number one with a bullet! I sometimes have to make International phone calls when I'm away from the house and paying cell phone rates is killing me.
Seriously, I'd pay a premium (and I'm already a Premier member) for a "soft" Ooma.
Oh, and if you do make this a reality, *please* make sure it works on a Mac.