Kicking off Global Entrepreneurship Week at Startup Weekend Detroit, Cleveland, Indy and Chicago

The Kauffman Foundation is sponsoring Global Entrepreneurship Week 2010 which runs November 15-21. GEW is bookended by two weekends full of Startup Weekend events across…Full Article

Congratulations to Julian Gay, Winner of the Twilio + Kynetx Developer Contest

Congratulations to Julian Gay, the winner of the Twilio + Kynetx developer contest. Julian developed Playdate, an easy way for parents to coordinate play times…Full Article

New Developer Contest: Python-powered Twilio Apps (ends Nov 14)

For this week's contest we're calling on all Python developers to build the best app they can using the Twilio API for a chance to…Full Article

Apigee Launches Twilio API Console

Our friends at Apigee have launched a version of their API Console for the Twilio REST API. The Apigee API Console is a completely web-based…Full Article

Ding, ding, ding! Ring the bell for AppSumo Round Two

Just over a month ago we joined in on the AppSumo Lean Startup Bundle. The response was so overwhelming (we sold out our part) that…Full Article

Attention Pythonistas, Twilio Has a Contest Just For You! (Ends 11/14)

For this week’s contest we’re calling on all Python developers to build the best app they can using the Twilio API for a chance to…Full Article

Order Mapper wins Twilio + PayPalX Developer Contest

Congratulations to Jim Bricker and the team at Order Mapper for being selected as the winner of the Twilio and PayPalX developer contest! We asked…Full Article

New Developer Contest: Win an iPad with Twilio + Kynetx (Ends 11/7)

For this week's contest, Twilio and Kynetx have partnered to give away an iPad to the best app built on the Kynetx platform that integrates…Full Article

Allen Loayza from Mazie Software Releases Format Phone Number API

Allen Loayza has put together a simple new API that formats phone numbers that he is using with his Twilio applications. Allen tells us about…Full Article

Build a Twilio app using Kynetx for a chance to win an iPad

For this week’s contest, Twilio and Kynetx have partnered to give away an iPad to the best app built on the Kynetx platform that integrates…Full Article

Happy Halloween! Noel Portugal Builds Automatic Halloween Candy Dispenser Using Twilio

Happy Halloween everyone! In honor of everyone’s favorite spooky day of the year, we wanted to show of an incredible project made by Noel Portugal.…Full Article

CueVox wins Twilio "Anything Goes, With a Twist!" Developer Contest

As one of our most popular use cases, we get a lot of contest entries for reminder services. However, we rarely get one written in…Full Article

New Twilio Developer Contest: Twilio + PayPalX (Ends October 31st)

For this week's contest we're partnering with PayPalX to find the best application that combines PayPal's powerful payments platform with Twilio's Voice and SMS APIs.…Full Article

New Developer Contest: Twilio + PayPalX (Ends October 31)

For this week’s contest we’re partnering with PayPalX to find the best application that combines PayPal’s powerful payments platform with Twilio’s Voice and SMS APIs.…Full Article

SingSend Wins Twilio 'Play' Developer Contest

At Startup Weekend New York City Frank Denbow had an idea for a phone-based karaoke app. Over the weekend Frank built SingSend and won the…Full Article

WeAreSafeAndSound.com Connects People When Disaster Strikes

In 2008, Hurricane Ike made landfall near Galveston, Texas as a Category 2 hurricane, with Category 5 equivalent storm surge and extended winds of 120…Full Article

New Twilio Developer Contest: Anything Goes, With a Twist! (Ends Sunday 10/17)

This week’s contest category is another ‘Anything Goes’, but this time with a twist. Build anything you want with Twilio and you can enter it…Full Article

Twilio and 99designs Join This Week's AppSumo Lean Startup Bundle

AppSumo is a site that sells bundles of products or services at greatly discounted prices. This week they’re running a Lean Startup bundle which gets…Full Article

New Twilio Developer Contest Category: Play (Ends Sunday October 10)

Our Union Square Ventures contest wrapped up last week and the response was amazing! We’ll have an update on that contest soon, but now that…Full Article

Startup Weekend Twin Cities: A Overwhelming Success

Last week I issued a challenge to the participants of StartupWeekend Twin Cities. Now that the event is complete, I can enthusiastically declare that the…Full Article

Congratulations Jack Danger Canty, You've Won The Twilio New API Contest!

The TwilioContactable rubygem is a library of code that allows Ruby developers to automate the validation of phone numbers both by voice and SMS. This…Full Article

Win lunch with Albert, Fred and Brad from Union Square Ventures

It has been an exciting past couple weeks here at Twilio with the new API rolling out and yesterday’s lower pricing announcement. The Twilio community…Full Article

New prizes, new deadline, and a new chance to win this week's Twilio developer contest!

Last week we launched a new API with some of the most popular features you requested. To celebrate the new API, our contest last week…Full Article

Imaneed Wins Twilio Location-based App Contest

Imaneed is a service that provides a way for people to find neighbors who can help them out quickly. It is also the winner of…Full Article

Ben Morris wins Twilio/MongoDB Contest with PhoneTap!

Ben Morris’ brother is a journalist who conducts a lot of phone interviews. Needing a simpler way to record the calls than holding a microphone…Full Article

Twilio Wants to See YOU at an Upcoming Event

Check out all our upcoming events here >>> I’ve had a great time traveling around to meetups, StartupWeekends, conferences and other events meeting developers, startups…Full Article

Build a location-based app using Twilio for a chance to win a netbook

This week for our developer contest we’re challenging you to use Twilio voice and/or SMS in a location-based app.  You could win a Netbook and…Full Article

PhoneTree for Windows Phone 7 Wins Twilio Netbook Contest!

PhoneTree is a group messaging application that lets someone pre-define a list of contacts on their Windows Phone 7 device, and send them all an…Full Article

Twilio and MongoDB team up for this week's netbook contest!

For this week’s developer contest, we’re challenging you to build the best use of Twilio and MongoDB in the same application. Since almost every app…Full Article

Aaron Foss, You've Won a Netbook from Twilio for MedTaker!

Congratulations to Aaron Foss, creator of MedTaker, for winning the Twilio “Health and Fitness” developer contest! MedTaker takes advantage of the ubiquity of the phone…Full Article

New Developer Contest: Windows Phone 7 – Ends Sunday August 15th

Windows Phone 7 is a new smartphone platform that makes it easy for any developer to build mobile apps that leverage the .NET Framework, Silverlight…Full Article

Chris Bennett of Ankylosing.org Wins Twilio's "Anything Goes" Contest for AS Journal

Chris Bennett’s girlfriend Janet has a condition called Ankylosing Spondylitis, a rare and painful disease that can lead to permanent fusing of the spine. Doctors…Full Article

Effortlessly try OpenVBX virtual phone system with Standing Cloud

We’re happy to announce a brand new way to try out OpenVBX, a virtual phone system for businesses quickly, and best of all, for free. Standing Cloud…Full Article

New Twilio Netbook Contest: Health and Fitness

This week for our developer contest we’re challenging you to use Twilio voice and/or SMS to help people help be more fit and healthy.  You…Full Article

Congratulations to Abine, Winner of Twilio's Firefox Extensions Developer Contest

Abine is a free Firefox extension for online privacy from “The online privacy company” of the same name. It is also the winner of our…Full Article

New Twilio Netbook Contest: Anything Goes!

Every week we pick a category for our netbook contest. Sometimes members of our community tell us that they want to submit an app, but…Full Article

Volunteer Kansas Wins Twilio Goes Green Netbook Contest!

Congratulations Michael Cantrell and Volunteer Kansas, you are the winner of last week’s Go Green with Twilio netbook contest! Michael has won a netbook and…Full Article

New Twilio Netbook Contest: Firefox Extensions!

Firefox Extensions can help you add new functionality and features to your browser. For this week’s Twilio developer contest, we’re challenging you to create extensions…Full Article

Inspiration for Going Green with Twilio This Week

This week for our developer contest we’re challenging you to use Twilio voice and/or SMS to improve the environment.  You could win a Netbook and $100…Full Article

Congratulations to Jonathan Kressaty and Chad Smith, OpenVBX Contest Winners!

Over the past few weeks we’ve run a couple contests focusing on OpenVBX, our new open-source platform for building voice applications. We picked the winner…Full Article

Vote for your favorite OpenVBX Community Contribution

The nominations are in! It’s time to vote for your favorite OpenVBX Community Contribution. The entry with the most votes will win a netbook and…Full Article

.NET Twilio Server Library by Tony Gravagno

 We’re fortunate at Twilio to have an amazing community of developers that openly share their work for the rest of the community to benefit from.…Full Article

OpenVBX Community Choice Contest

In the spirit of the community OpenVBX has spawned, Twilio is leaving it up to you to decide who should win the this week’s contest. The…Full Article

Build an OpenVBX plugin for a chance to win a netbook and $100 in Twilio credit

Since launching OpenVBX last week we’ve seen an incredible amount of enthusiasm from both new and existing Twilio developers. Developers are taking advantage of the…Full Article

Andrew Albrechtsen wins "Powering Up Customer Service" Twilio Developer Contest

Our latest netbook contest category wrapped up last Sunday and we’re happy to announce that Andrew Albrechtsen of Photography Avenue has won for his “Powering…Full Article

New CakePHP Twilio Datasource from Aaron Reisman

Aaron Reisman is a Media Specialist and Founder of Life is Content. While working on some Twilio projects Aaron developed a new CakePHP Datasource for…Full Article

twilio_mime makes returning TwiML in Rails even easier

Dale Cook is a Ruby programmer that was looking for an easier way to send back TwiML is his Rails applications. Like any good programmer…Full Article

Announcing the winner of the Alerts & Notifications Twilio Developer Contest!

Last week, for our weekly developer contest, we challenged Twilio developers to build applications using Twilio voice and SMS that power up alerts and notifications,…Full Article

Recap of Cloudcamp and Gluecon2010

Last week in Broomfield, Colorado hundreds of people from across the cloud computing and API industries gathered for the second annual Glue Conference. CloudCamp Denver…Full Article

Managing Phone Numbers Using Twilio's REST API

For TechCrunch Disrupt going on this week in New York, Twilio was tasked with building an application that would allow attendees to vote on Startup…Full Article