Common SMS Problems and How to Solve Them, Part 2 (Unicode)

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Earlier this month we walked you through a common SMS delivery challenge that occurs when sending long messages, and how a developer can address it successfully.  In this post, we’ll show you how the many different languages and characters that can be sent in an SMS can also cause complications – and that it’s not necessarily easy to send them all. [Read Common SMS Problems +… Read More

The Full Stack Python Guide to Deployments: A New Book By Matt Makai

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Before joining Twilio, Matt Makai, our San Francisco-based Developer Evangelist, drove across America on a ronin-type quest to learn more about coding from fellow software developers about his favorite language – Python. He coded at coffee shops, spoke at Python meetups and met with Python developers all over the United States. He spoke at conferences and was asked many of the same Python-related questions about building… Read More

Transparency Report for Government Requests for Customer Information

Today we’re releasing Twilio’s first transparency report detailing requests for customer information by municipal, state, provincial and federal governments globally. As part of our commitment to the privacy of your data, this report represents the start of a program to produce clear visibility to the Twilio community around these requests. In this spirit, this report’s objective is to inform you of the total volume of government… Read More

What’s it Like to be a Twilion?

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You may know what it’s like to use the Twilio API. You may even know a Twilio employee or three. But what’s it really like to BE a Twilion? For me, it’s been an intense couple of months. I relocated my family from Texas to California for this new role at Twilio, so this wasn’t a decision to make lightly. I had to believe in the company’s people… Read More