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Embarq Launches Push-To-Talk Service

Posted November 1, 2006 8:02 a.m. EST

— Embarq

is adding “Press & Talk” services to its wireless phone product suite.

The walkie-talkie type feature, which connects users with one click of a button, is available on Sanyo 2400 phones using the Embarq network.

Press & Talk costs $5.95 in addition to regular cellular calling plans.

The Sanyo phones are $29.95 when purchased with a new line of service as part of a two-year contract.