Thanks to Google, now it is not just cheap but free to connect to any part of Canada or USA from India. Using phones to place international calls is an outdated thing and a matter of past. What you need to do is get access to internet and place international calls free of charge. Google is offering free calls to USA and Canada for at least rest of year 2010.
Gmail has enabled google voice and video chat for its users and all you have to do is install the free video/voice plug-in. Of course, do not forget to attach your webcam and headphones and make use of this facility as you can not find anything better than this service.
Once you are through with the installation process, there would be a ‘call phone’ option in your chat window for any particular person. Click on it. Enter the number using the pad and place the call. If there is a Google voice number in your record, it will be displayed automatically.
So, you need not spend time on setting up wizards and fixing issues regarding calling facilities as offered by others. Gmail has made it all very simple and easy for you. So, make the best out of it. If you think that anything is not understandable, visit the official blog post of Google and even check video presentation that would provide the insight to all the features of this facility.
So, now you can call for free to any part of Canada or USA and enjoy the money free way of connecting to your near and dear ones. There is no denying to the fact that Google has come up with a nice method to allow its users make free calls internationally. It is safe to say here that while it all took sometime, but finally Google is the one to come up with the best than its rivals.