Bac in Augut this year, Google launched calling in Gmail, an easy and affordable way to make calls to the U.S. and Canada free for the 2010. Today, in the spirit of holiday, Google announced of extending free calling for all of 2011 to help people keep in touch in the new year with their loved ones.
In case you haven’t tried it yet, dialing a phone number works just like a regular phone. Look for “Call phone” at the top of your Gmail chat list and dial a number or enter a contact’s name.
To learn more, visit gmail.com/call. Calling in Gmail is currently only available to U.S. based Gmail users.