OpenVBX Contest: Extend and Improve

OpenVBX has a fantastic community of generous developers that have donated their time, code, and knowledge to help OpenVBX mature since its release. A new version (0.91) and an iPhone app were released just a week ago, but we don’t want to stop there. This week’s contest is all about making OpenVBX even better. Is there a feature that you wish OpenVBX had? Code up an… Read More

Twilio/OnCompare Afterparty Recap

This past Wednesday, Twilio partnered with OnCompare to sponsor a LAUNCH Conferenceafter party. OnCompare is “Yelp for Software as a Service.” You build an incredible service, and they’ll point users to it. Dozens of cutting edge, never-before-seen, technology companies (including OnCompare!) all launched at the conference, and we wanted to celebrate with them!We held the party at Bloodhound, one of SoMa’s hottest bars, and the place was packed… Read More

How Flxt.it Uses Twilio To Make Sure You Never Miss A Good Movie

Ever been out at dinner and had someone mention a movie you have to watch (Like, Gattaca.), and then went home and promptly forgot the name? Flxt.it wants to make sure a good movie never goes unseen. Simply text the name of the movie to Flxt.it’s phone number and it’ll be added to your Netflix queue. This is a guest post by Flxt.it’s creator, John Clayton,… Read More

Anything Goes: Developers On a Bus

It’s our biggest Developer Contest ever! This week, anything goes, and the prizes are huge: two seats on the Startup Bus, and tickets to SXSW! So bring your chops and submit your best Twilio app. Since the stakes are so high for this contest, we’re looking for something more than a Twilio app, we’re looking for Twilio ambassadors—someone to tweet, blog, record video, and generally represent… Read More

Anything Goes: Developers On a Bus

It’s our biggest Developer Contest ever! This week, anything goes, and the prizes are huge: two seats on the Startup Bus, and tickets to SXSW! So bring your chops and submit your best Twilio app. Since the stakes are so high for this contest, we’re looking for something more than a Twilio app, we’re looking for Twilio ambassadors—someone to tweet, blog, record video, and generally represent… Read More

Announcing the OpenVBX iPhone App for Users on the Go

Last year, Twilio released OpenVBX to help developers build rich web-based voice communications applications. Today, we’re happy to announce an open-source iPhone app to accompany OpenVBX for mobile users on the go. Use OpenVBX for the iPhone to enjoy the same great features as the web app, on the go! Listen to voice mail across all your inboxes, assign message to your coworkers, and return calls and… Read More

People Patcher – Get Your Friends to Make Up

Every relationship has it’s ups and downs, now you can help your friends talk through tough times. Mike Lewis created People Patcher to “anonymously phone-conference two friends together, whether they want to talk or not.” What’s the back story of People Patcher? People Patcher was one of those ideas that crept up in my head when I was laying down to sleep. I had just seen… Read More

Derrek Wayne Wins Our Valentine's Themed Developer Contest With Customer Song Sender

Nothing says “I love you” like singing kittens, especially when the high-pitched voices of said kittens are recorded by muscian/coder Derrek Wayne. For this contest, Derrek not only coded Custom Song Sender, but also wrote and recorded his own Valentine’s Day music. For winning the Valentine’s Day contest, Derrek will get an Amazon Kindle 3G and $100 in Twilio credit to keep the kitty tunes going…. Read More