Warning: AT&T voicemail delays (by days!)
First off, hi guys. I don't post a lot but this place has been very helpful for me over the last few months. Also, sorry for the bad URL links but apparently you need to have 10 posts on this forum before you can put a link in your post.
Now, on to business. Over the last week or so I've noticed that I've been getting my voicemails on my 3G substantially after the fact. Then today (Friday) I got one from Sunday. It turns out it was a pretty important call. I got absolutely no warning on the day of the call--no missed call indicator, no voicemail indicator, and I'm fairly sure my phone didn't ring at the time since I had it on me. Then, Friday, poof... there it is with the pop-up alert, message indicator, etc.
I started doing some research and it looks like this problem might be concurrent with the 3GS. (link--if I could post it--would go here)
Why, I don't know, but the temporary solution might be to check your voicemail manually, or maybe even use a service like youmail(dot)com to get e-mail notifications for voicemails.
It certainly is frustrating, and I figured I'd bring it to the attention of folks like me who mostly only read this blog for their iPhone updates. You can read more on it by doing a news search on Google. (again, link would go here if I could post it)
Cheers, and I hope this gets fixed soon.
Mods, sorry if this should've gone in iPhone Help, but I figured this might be the better forum for it since it seems to be a carrier issue.