47 Teams Compete in Cloudstock Hackathon, Many Use Twilio

Last week 47 teams competed in the Cloudstock Hackathon and Blaine Schanfeldt took home the grand prize, Best in Show, for his real time multiplayer game “Twilio Tic Tac Toe.” The judging panel included John Musser and Ross Turk from ProgrammableWeb, John Potter from CBS Interactive, and Matt Lynley from VentureBeat. They awarded four house prizes in addition to the grand prize: Best in Show: Twilio Tic… Read More

New Developer Contest: Twilio + Push (Ends Dec 19)

There's been a lot of momentum lately around so-called "push" technologies. HTML5 and WebSockets are starting to gain steam. Modern mobile operating systems have powerful push notification APIs. Server-side technologies like node.js are also hitting their stride with mainstream developers. For this week's Twilio developer contest we want to see the best application that uses both Twilio and some form of push technology. Where should I… Read More

Get Pushy with Twilio to Win This Week's Developer Contest

There’s been a lot of momentum lately around so-called “push” technologies. HTML5 and WebSockets are starting to gain steam. Modern mobile operating systems have powerful push notification APIs. Server-side technologies like node.js are also hitting their stride with mainstream developers. For this week’s Twilio developer contest we want to see the best application that uses both Twilio and some form of push technology. Where do I… Read More

Awesomeness Reminders Make a Great Holiday Gift

How great would it be if someone called you everyday, just to tell you how awesome you are?  This is the question Awesomeness Reminders poses on their website, and their service let’s you purchase a month of calls to family or friends to do just that.  What an awesome While Awesomeness Reminders could use Twilio to automate messages, this would take away the special appeal of… Read More

Join Twilio at Cloudstock for Talks & Hackathon Fun

Today several members of the Twilio team are hanging out at Moscone West for Cloudstock, a full days of talks and hacking for cloud developers.  The event is organized by Salesforce.com as the opener to their Dreamforce conference, and has drawn in developers from all over the U.S. and beyond. Whether you’re there to listen to talks, hack, party, or maybe even win some cool prizes,… Read More

New Developer Contest Category: Twilio + Salesforce (Ends Dec 12)

For this week's contest you too can build a Twilio app that integrates with Salesforce for a chance to win some great prizes. Check out the previous Twilio + Salesforce contest for some inspiration. We've also got some helpful resources to get you started. Bonus points for putting together helpful materials (screencasts, blog posts, etc.) that demonstrate the value of what you've built, or explain how… Read More

Integrate Twilio with Salesforce for This Week's Developer Contest

We’re kicking off Dreamforce today in San Francisco with Cloudstock, the (sold out) Woodstock for Cloud Developers. We’ll be in attendance giving talks and hanging out at the hackathon helping attendees build some great apps. We’ll also be judging hackathon entries for the “Best Use of Twilio Cloud Communications APIs.” When the day’s events are over, we’ll be hosting the official after party at Twilio HQ…. Read More