How I Taught My Dog to Text Me Selfies

If you enjoy this post, you’d probably enjoy our developer conference, Signal, in May. You can use BAUGUES20 at checkout for 20% off your ticket price.  A…Full Article


Send SMS And MMS From Your Arduino Yun

The Arduino Yun has built-in WiFi and a second microprocessor which runs Linux. That means that you can write programs in your favorite scripting language…Full Article


Build a Photobooth with an Arduino Yun, a Webcam and Dropbox

The Arduino Yun is an Arduino with built-in WiFi and Linux. With the Yun, not only can you do all the hardware hacking that you’d…Full Article


Getting started with the Arduino Yun – the Arduino with WiFi

One of the most common complaints of Arduinos is their lack of connectivity. You build these cool hardware hacks, but then you can’t make them…Full Article

Patrick McKenzie speaking at the Business of Software conference

How Patrick McKenzie (patio11) Builds Twilio Apps

You may know Patrick McKenzie as patio11 on the interwebs. He’s the: founder of Bingo Card Creator highest rated commenter on Hacker News author of Sell…Full Article


12 Hacks of Christmas – Day 8: Christmas Carol Lyrics by Text Message

My wife and I took our newborn daughter out shopping on Michigan Ave last weekend. Walking out of Macy’s, I saw a bunch of carolers…Full Article


Gmail API and Rails – Get emails, labels and message details

I turned off Gmail notifications on my phone a while ago, mostly because this tweet accurately sums up my email situation: But there are some…Full Article


“It’s a Boy!” How to Send Mass Texts in Ruby

We’re having a baby! Sometime in the next four weeks, my wife is going to go into labor. We’ll wait at home for as long…Full Article


Gmail API and Rails – Authorize with OAuth via Omniauth

I turned off Gmail alerts on my phone a while ago. It just doesn’t make sense for my phone to beep every time someone comments…Full Article

Introducing Greg Baugues: Twilio Heads To Chicago

A few weeks ago, Eric Liu, founder of RocketLease, asked me if I would like to help him organize the Chicago Hacker News meetup. We…Full Article