Introducing Native TwiML Bins powered by the Twilio Cloud

Today, we are excited to announce the acquisition of and the launch of native TwiML Bins in the Twilio Console. was created 2011 by developers in the Twilio community to rapidly prototype solutions like call forwarding or conference calls. handled the hosting of TwiML and allowed Voice and SMS apps to be created without the need to spin up a server. This was such a… Read More

Introducing End-to-end Encryption for Twilio IP Messaging with Virgil Security℠

Software developers have a love-hate relationship with security, especially when shipping their product is concerned. All too often security is bolted on at the last minute or not at all. End-to-end encryption is particularly difficult to properly build and integrate into an application. Twilio is partnering with Virgil Security to make building end-to-end encrypted applications a breeze with Twilio IP Messaging and Virgil Crypto SDK and… Read More

Introducing the New Twilio Console

Today, we are excited to announce beta access to the Twilio Console, an all-new account portal. The Console is a complete visual and functional update providing easier access to manage your account as well as debug and operate your Twilio-based applications. Back in the day When Twilio began we had one API: Voice. In 2008, for the first time ever, developers could add phone calls to… Read More

Introducing Twilio’s Next Generation Helper Libraries

At Twilio, 77% of all requests to our REST API are made by a helper library user-agent. It’s the most common touch point between Twilio and you, the developer. That’s why we’re so excited to announce early access to the next generation of our Python and Ruby helper libraries. These next-gen libraries are built on a new API auto-generation tool, homegrown within Twilio, designed to make… Read More

IP Messaging Public Beta Now Available

Today, we are happy to announce that Twilio IP Messaging is now available for everyone as a public beta. With Twilio SDKs, you can embed rich chat experiences right into your mobile and web apps. All the advanced features that users expect are already there, so you aren’t stuck writing custom code to handle things like typing indicators and data synchronization across devices. Best of all,… Read More

Announcing IP Messaging: APIs for Embedding Advanced Chat

Today, at SIGNAL we announced Twilio IP Messaging. Twilio IP Messaging allows developers to embed advanced person-to-person chat in mobile apps, SaaS products, and websites. So many conversations start with an instant message. It works for doing everything from gathering friends for a night out, to collaborating with coworkers on the latest project. Now, chat can be an embedded and contextual experience in any software application…. Read More