SOURCE: YouMail

May 15, 2007 16:26 ET

YouMail Brings Rapid Innovation Approach to Cell Phone Voicemail

Basic Voicemail Service to Remain Free

IRVINE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 15, 2007 -- YouMail, Inc. (http://www.youmail.com) announced the latest release of their cell phone voicemail service that addresses a number of key customer requests, bringing rapid customer-driven innovation to the wireless industry. It further announced that YouMail's service will remain free.

YouMail's free service provides customers with a personalized voicemail experience that allows users to:

--  Express themselves through personal greetings specific to each caller
    ID.
--  Choose how to retrieve and manage their voicemail: by phone, or online
    through a visual voicemail interface that lets them select which voicemails
    to play and save voicemails that matter, plus easily share voicemails with
    family and friends.
--  Control who can leave voicemails with YouMail's "DitchMail" feature,
    which plays a personalized message and then hangs up on undesirable
    callers.
--  Choose whether to be notified about voicemails through text messages
    or e-mails, both of which tell them everything about the voicemail so they
    can decide whether or not to take the time to play it.
    
YouMail also announced a set of major user-driven changes to their service. YouMail broke with tradition in the telecom world by soliciting feedback from their users and rapidly addressing their suggestions.
--  It is now even easier to sign up for YouMail and switch to YouMail's
    voicemail service. YouMail provides visual online instructions that walk
    people through the easy 3-step setup process.
--  YouMail's telephone interface is now the fastest and most convenient
    way for people to retrieve their voicemail over the phone. YouMail has
    focused on simple and effective prompts and a minimum of required user
    interaction.
--  YouMail includes a set of the most common "pre-recorded greetings"
    allowing for quick customization of user voicemail greetings.
--  YouMail is now even more reliable and stable. YouMail has upgraded its
    service to a scalable, carrier-grade platform.
    
About YouMail

YouMail replaces your cellular voicemail with a free and dramatically better voicemail system. YouMail announced in April 2007 that it received $1.87 million in first-round funding from the Tech Coast Angels and other private investors. To learn more and sign up for the free YouMail service, go to http://www.youmail.com

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