Skype Journal’s Phil Wolff wonders where Google Voice was at last week’s Google I/O. He writes:
Where’s the platform, folks? Will Skype’s platform come to market first and better? Or is Google ceding the field?
To which Andy Abramson has written a lengthy defense titled Is Google Voice The Bride or the Bride’s Maid? You can go read it for yourself.
From here it looks as if Google Voice has been forgotten at the altar. There has been no new news in a very long time, and their founder, Craig Walker, has moved on to the Google investment funds side.
- Google Voice CEO Craig Walker Launches Firespotter, A Google Ventures Funded Incubator (techcrunch.com)
- Microsoft purchased Skype to keep it out of Google’s hands (edibleapple.com)