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One big point in favor of Textfree over many similar services: You don't need a "first" phone number to use it, just an email address.
That means you can leverage it on a phone that's not currently activated or on a tablet; calls get routed over Wi-Fi.
Most likely, you'll want them to ring your mobile phone.
But calls can also be routed to one or more additional lines: office, home and so on.
What used to be the best second-line deal in town is now one of the most expensive.
Pinger's Sideline no longer offers free accounts -- the service will cost you .99 per month.
If you're simply looking to make or take calls without using any of your plan's allotted monthly minutes, or you're traveling internationally and want to leverage a Wi-Fi hotspot for free calling, check out apps like Facebook Messenger, Whats App and Skype.
All subscribers get robocall and spam blocking via Nomorobo.
Flyp aims to give you not just one extra number, but multiple numbers.
You do get a lot of features, including choice of area code, custom voicemail, voicemail-transcription, automated replies via text and optional number porting.
But the long-promised autoattendant option (a potentially major benefit for business owners) and international calling have yet to arrive.