Area code gets called to duty

 Soon, Ventura County residents will be forced to reprogram their iPhones and Androids—and even their old-school land lines that have speed dial.
On June 2, calls from one 805 area-code number to another will require dialing 805 in addition to the seven-digit number. This means any saved automatic-dial numbers programmed into phones (without 805) will have to be updated.
The change comes as a result of a new area code that’s been added to the region that had been covered solely by 805, inc...

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