Update to Google Voice kills Android 4.2 bug

Update to Google Voice kills Android 4.2 bug
On Tuesday, we told you about a problem with Google Voice that was happening on Android handsets running Android 4.2. Those with the new Google Nexus 4 or an updated Samsung GALAXY Nexus (GSM version only) running the latest build of the Android OS could not seem to send out any texts using Google Voice. Once the user started typing in the name of the recipient, Google Voice would force close.

Google sent out an update to the Google Voice app on Wednesday that clears up the problem. Available at the Google Play Store, Google Voice version 0.4.2.66 does away with those annoying f/c issues and allows you to get your text messages addressed and sent out. Pick up the reworked app for free from the Google Play Store, which you can get to by clicking on the sourcelink.

source: GoogleVoice via AndroidCentral

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11 Comments

1. PhenomFaz

Posts: 1236; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

now that was fast...and an efficient update too! unlike a certain fruit update which at first denies the bugs and when updates do roll out fixing old bugs, they bring new ones!

4. nwright94 unregistered

Just accept the update without bashing another company that has nothing to do with this bug please, there's enough flame wars on this website as it is -_-

9. Mxyzptlk unregistered

This article had nothing to do with Apple but he couldn't resist trying to start another flame war.

11. PhenomFaz

Posts: 1236; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

I never mentioned a name :) MANGO is a fashion brand anfd they release regular updates to their clothes line-up as well :)

6. AWiseGuy

Posts: 68; Member since: Oct 30, 2012

You're right, f**king Dole needs to update its goddam pineapples. FFS, they're so susceptible to fruit flies. Talk about bugs, man. Anyway, more seriously, I'm also surprised at how fast that update came along. I had hardly heard of the problem before it was fixed, heh.

7. nwright94 unregistered

This made me LOL

8. Nadr1212

Posts: 741; Member since: Sep 22, 2012

That's the most disturbing picture of a bug I have ever seen

2. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

Oh look just as I said...

3. imkyle

Posts: 1115; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

There is an update already for it in the Playstore.

5. joseg81

Posts: 204; Member since: Jul 15, 2011

still no fix for the problem with HTC Amaze 4g and One S being unable to set this as a default VM handler. i hope they fix it at some point.

10. pradeepkchauhan

Posts: 7; Member since: Nov 08, 2012

Present-- Update to Google Voice kills Android 4.2 bug and Android jelly bean becomes the ios killer. Past-- Upgrade of Android phones already kills Nokia and Blackberry. Future-- Upgrade of Android phones will kill Apple.

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