Maybe this is just me, but as innovation moves to the cloud, I find that simple concepts can become esoteric—like Google Voice. Here's a handy explanation as to what the heck it actually does.

This clip is actually just part one of twelve. Inside the GoogleVoice YouTube channel, you can find more specifics on what the service can do with voicemail, international calling and more.

Now if only Google could explain that whole sexting thing. [YouTube via TechCrunch]