Getting Physical with Twilio

Let’s get physical this week. Got an Arduino? Maybe a phone-controlled front door? Mashup the Twilio API with something physical and you could win yourself $100 in Twilio credit, Twilio swag, and (since we’re getting physical) a Parrot Quadricopter AR Drone that’s fully programmable using their open API! Since this contest is a little more involved, you’ll have two weeks to get an awesome project together…. Read More

Sundrop Mobile uses voice broadcasting and IVR to set sales record

Sundrop Mobile (which just closed a $900k round through Vocap Ventures) set a record for their client, a Little Caesar’s franchise in Florida, earlier in the month when they set a new record for most sales in a given day. Using an outbound IVR that was powered by Twilio, Sundrop built up an opt-in customer database over 7 weeks using their mobile loyalty solution, loyalTXT. Using… Read More

Epicom Powers SugarCRM with Twilio Voice and SMS Features

SugarCRM users now have voice and SMS capabilities built into their CRM platforms, thanks to Epicom and Twilio! Epicom, a customer relationship management company, has designed and developed voice and SMS integrations with SugarCRM. Users can now use Epicom’s Click-to-Dial product to click on any phone number stored in the system and be automatically connected to that number, as well as use phone number recognition for… Read More

Getting Physical with Twilio

Let’s get physical this week. Got an Arduino? Maybe a phone-controlled front door? Mashup the Twilio API with something physical and you could win yourself $100 in Twilio credit, Twilio swag, and (since we’re getting physical) a Parrot Quadricopter AR Drone that’s fully programmable using their open API! Since this contest is a little more involved, you’ll have two weeks to get an awesome project together. Here are some… Read More

Engineers Without Borders Canada Uses Twilio To Create a Reminder Tool and Rock the Vote

Engineers Without Borders Canada found itself climbing the list in a contest run by Wind Mobile. With a top prize of $50,000, EWB decided to reach out to their membership to help with voting. However, the contest involved getting people to vote everyday for 30 days, and EWB’s initial voting frenzy was starting to wear off just a few days after their e-mail. EWB decided a… Read More