With so much interest in using computers with telephones, there is a new hardware & software setup called Magic Jack that is apparently getting rave reviews. At twenty bucks a year it sounds interesting. The hardware portion consists of a device that plugs into a USB slot and you can plug any conventional phone or headset into that. The link provided is to the vendor's site, which is all advertising, so readers might prefer to do a search for reviews. Visit

If you have used it, reports of your experience would be welcome.,