Eurovision Sweep with Twilio Functions
As an Australian, I never got the buzz about Eurovision. For those of you not familiar, it’s a huge annual televised song contest involving the nations of Europe where each country submits an original song and performs live. But now that I live in London it seems appropriate to be getting excited about my first one since I moved!
My wife came up with the idea of having a Eurovision party, involving a sweep where attendees would be randomly assigned a country, bet a nominal amount, and bring a national dish from that country. The app won’t do the cooking, but it will conveniently provide a link to Wikipedia to provide the details and link to the voting page to see if you are in the money.
She was too busy to sit down and work out a sweep, so I figured, working at Twilio, there must be ...