Twilio Launches in Europe, Opens Office in London

Today we are happy to announce that Twilio has launched in Europe, and local phone and freephone numbers for using Twilio Voice are now available in the United Kingdom. Check out UK pricing and let us know what you’re planning to build. We also have five countries in public beta: France, Poland, Austria, Denmark, and Portugal and several more countries on the way.  You can request… Read More

FastCall411 Announces 2nd Round of Funding at TwilioCon

Congratulations to FastCall411, a Twilio Fund alumni who will be presenting this afternoon and announced today their second round of fundraising from angel investor Gerry Campbell. FastCall411 is a Los Angeles based sales automation and analytics company built on the platform.  The company works with marketing and sales organizations to optimize conversion from lead generation to inside sales.  They were one of the first companies that… Read More

Announcing the Finalists from the TwilioCon Hackathon

Last night over 200 developers gathered after Twilio Conference sessions wrapped up to hack on the Twilio Client iOS Beta and Twilio Connect.  Without futher ado we are excited to announce the finalist hacks, who will be invited on stage to present 2 minute lightning demos at 3pm today right before the Twilio Fund finalists take the stage. Betwext Talk – SMS between browser and phone – real… Read More

Another $250,000 Committed to Twilio Fund by Dave McClure & Ron Conway

This evening in Dave McClure’s closing keynote he announced that he is joining forces with fellow “super angel” Ron Conway, who also keynoted earlier today at the Twilio Conference, to double-down on the Twilio Fund with an additional $250,000 in seed investment earmarked for Twilio-powered companies. This new batch of investment money, which is open for submissions October 15th, is focused on providing funding to companies that… Read More

TwilioCon Kicks Off this Morning with 600 Developers & Entrepreneurs

Today we’re gathered at the Bently Reserve for the first day of the Twilio Conference.  Keynotes kick off at 9am, and we’ll be hearing from Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson, as he shares the state of all things Twilio and announces where we’re headed. Day 1 will end with Hack Night, a late night hackathon featuring awesome prizes and old school video games. Day #1 Keynote Speakers Today… Read More

Announcing Twilio Fund Companies Presenting at TwilioCon

Twilio Fund is excited to announce the finalists and presenting alumni companies who will demo their products and showcase their startups at TwilioCon this week. On Thursday, 8 companies will take the stage to present before Paul Singh of 500 Startups, Alastair Goldfisher of Thomson Reuters, and Manu Kumar of K9 Ventures.  The panel and audience will ask questions, provide feedback, and ultimately some companies may… Read More

Kicking Off the TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon in S.F.

Things are about to get underway at the TechCrunch Disrupt hackathon.  There are tons of sponsoring APIs offering sweet prizes and Twilio is offering you $100 in Twilio credit just for using our API and the chance to win: Grand Prize: an 11″ MacBook Air Top 10 Apps: free passes to the Twilio Conference September 21st and 22nd Twilio track jackets & Chuck Taylors $100 of FREE… Read More

Twilio Conference Speakers & Entrepreneur Discount

If you haven’t already heard, we’re hosting the Twilio Conference, our first users conference in San Francisco September 21st and 22nd.  The event will bring together hundreds of entrepreneurs, developers, and business leaders from the Twilio community. Meet the Speakers We’ve got a fantastic speaker lineup featuring kickass developer, enterprise leaders, business visionaries, and Twilio employees throughout the organization.  Whether you’re familiar with one Twilio technology… Read More