Announcing the Winners of the Twilio Google Chrome Extensions Contest

A few weeks back we let you know that Twilio was hosting a developer contest encouraging developers to build Google Chrome extensions that use the Twilio API, and Will Tran from the Twilio team even built our own Google Chrome Extension as an example to get things started. Now its time to announce not one, but TWO winners of this contest.  The winners will receive $100… Read More

Alerts & Notifications – Due by Midnight on Sunday, May 30th

This week for our developer contest we’re challenging you to use Twilio voice and/or SMS to enable alerts and notifications.  You could win a Netbook and $100 in developer credit from Twilio if you come up with the most unique, powerful, creative submission. Bonus points for putting together helpful materials (screencasts, blog posts, etc.) that demonstrate the value of what you’ve built, or explain how it… Read More

New Developer Contest: Alerts & Notifications

This week for our developer contest we’re challenging you to use Twilio voice and/or SMS to enable alerts and notifications.  You could win a Netbook and $100 in developer credit from Twilio if you come up with the most unique, powerful, creative submission. Bonus points for putting together helpful materials (screencasts, blog posts, etc.) that demonstrate the value of what you’ve built, or explain how it… Read More

Managing Phone Numbers Using Twilio's REST API

For TechCrunch Disrupt going on this week in New York, Twilio was tasked with building an application that would allow attendees to vote on Startup Battlefield participants. To eliminate cheating or ballot stuffing we decided to give all 2000 attendees their own phone number to text to for voting. This limited voting to only those in attendance. We’ll go into more detail about why we did… Read More

A Glimpse of the Future at LessConf 3010

LessConf 2010 bills itself as the “conference from the future.” Unfortunately it takes place in the present so I had to fly here instead of teleporting. Nonetheless I’m looking forward to representing Twilio today and tomorrow in Atlanta. What exactly is LessConf? LessConf a conference for creators of things; people building communities, businesses or anything else. The kind of people that inspire us here at Twilio… Read More