Google Voice extension for Google Chrome notifies you of new messages in your Google Voice account and gives you quick access to calling and free SMS via Google Voice. The extension has 3 main tabs Call, SMS and Inbox. You can make a call or send an SMS using this extension. Once installed, the extension provides a button on Chrome which shows the number of unread messages in your Google Voice Account.
- Adds a button to the toolbar, which displays the number of unread messages in your Google Voice inbox.
- Gives you quick access to your most recent messages with transcripts.
- Lets you initiate calls and send free text messages by just typing any number or contact name.
- Makes phone numbers on websites callable via Google Voice by just clicking on them.
So if you are a Google Voice user, this extension for Google Chrome is definitely worth trying. This extension is still under development and only works on beta channel of Google Chrome. Voicemail playback from the extension popup is a feature which is coming soon on this extension.