New Developer Contest Category: Holiday-inspired Apps (Ends Dec 5)

Now that the holiday season has kicked off we want to see your best holiday-inspired Twilio apps. How could you use voice or SMS to coordinate gatherings? How about collecting wish lists via SMS? Or maybe there’s a creative new way to organize a gift exchange. Let your imagination run wild. If your app is related to the holidays in any way and uses Twilio voice… Read More

'Tis the Season for Twilio Apps With This Week's Developer Contest

Now that the holiday season has kicked off we want to see your best holiday-inspired Twilio apps. How could you use voice or SMS to coordinate gatherings? How about collecting wish lists via SMS? Or maybe there’s a creative new way to organize a gift exchange. Let your imagination run wild. If your app is related to the holidays in any way and uses Twilio voice… Read More

Join Us For the Official Cloudstock After Party at Twilio HQ

We’re so excited for Cloudstock that we wanted to make it last into the night. To make that happen, we’re pleased to announce that Twilio is sponsoring and hosting the Official Cloudstock After Party, December 6th at 8pm at Twilio Headquarters. After a full day of cloud and API goodness, we’re inviting attendees to join us for some food, beverages and a great time meeting and… Read More

Load Up the Bus and Join Twilio at Cloudstock, the Woodstock for Cloud Developers

We’re very excited to be taking part of a great new event called Cloudstock. Cloudstock is the “Woodstock for Cloud Developers” and is hosted by force.com at Moscone West in San Francisco on December 6th (the day before Dreamforce 10 begins). In addition to an expansive list of over 40 cloud and API sessions, there will also be a hackathon taking place with some great prizes…. Read More

New Twilio Developer Contest Category: SMS (Ends Nov 28)

To celebrate yesterday’s SMS price drop from $.03 per message to $.02 per message, the developer contest category for this week is, simply, SMS. We’re looking for the best integration of SMS into an existing app or the best entirely SMS-based app. This contest is wide open, if you use Twilio SMS you’re eligible to enter. There’s going to be a lot of competition for this… Read More

Twilio SMS Price Reduced – Now $0.02 per Message

We’re excited to announce that we have reduced Twilio SMS pricing from $0.03 per message in or out by 33%, to $0.02 per message.  This price reduction is immediate, and applies to all existing and future Twilio customers.  You don’t need to do anything, the change is automatically reflected in your SMS logs and account balance. This price reduction follows previous pricing breaks on phone numbers… Read More

Super Startup Weekend Ends on High Note In Chicago

I arrived in Chicago late Sunday afternoon just as teams were wrapping up and demos were about to begin. The event was hosted at the Illinois Technology Association‘s downtown offices. I could sense a nervous tension as teams tried to prepare themselves to show off their hard work from the weekend. I was fortunate to be selected to participate on the judging panel. After each team… Read More