Google Speeds Voicemail Access within Google Voice
Google recently made some changes to its Google Voice product that will make retrieving and listening to voicemails a bit quicker. The first change is that when users dial their own Google Voice number, their voicemails begin playing back immediately without the need to press 1 first. The second change is that Google Voice will now play the most recently left voicemail first rather than the oldest.
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