The Bike Project Delivers Critical Mobility to Refugees in the UK

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Did you know that Twilio.org offers credits and discounts for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today. Jem Stein is on a mission to get every refugee on a bike. Each year over 13,000 people seek asylum in London. Many arrive fleeing war, religious persecution, and government oppression. Once in the UK, asylum seekers face new challenges adapting to their new home. Among these, a lack… Read More

How to Handle Routing in Angular Single Page Applications (SPAs) with JavaScript and Node.js

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Routing is an essential concept in Single Page Applications (SPA). When your application is divided into separated logical sections, and all of them are under their own URL, your users can easily share links among each other. In my previous post, Building an App from Scratch with Angular and Webpack, I covered how to start working with Angular and Webpack. Today we will take a closer… Read More

Constraint Animations on iOS Apps using XCode and Swift

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You have likely seen a bunch of animations if you own an Apple device, from third-party apps or Apple’s stock apps. Maybe you thought to yourself, “I wish I knew how to do that. That’s really cool but it looks so complicated!” Well if that describes you, follow along with me through this tutorial to discover that creating animations in iOS is not as hard as… Read More

Responding to Incoming Text Messages with Scala and Finatra

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If you’ve ever wanted to create an SMS bot with Scala, you’re in the right place. Perhaps you’re looking for an interactive way to learn Scala or trying to build some automation into your customer interactions. Your SMS bot can be informational or just pure fun. We’ll be building a bot that will respond with your fictional bank balance. In this post, you will learn how… Read More

Twilio now supports LINE, adding to the number of channels developers can reach with one API

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We’re thrilled to announce support for LINE, enabling you to deliver rich, interactive messaging experiences on one of the most popular messaging apps in the world. LINE has native support for interactive message formats like rich cards as well as sharing images, audio and video files. Over the last 10 years, developers have used Programmable SMS to build incredibly innovative messaging experiences for their users, whether… Read More

Hosting Live Webinars with JavaScript, Node.js, AdonisJs and Twilio Programmable Video

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We’re going to use Twilio Video with the AdonisJs framework to create a system where a user can host a video, and viewers can watch their presentation. AdonisJs is a full-stack, open-source MVC framework for Node.js that was inspired by the Laravel framework and borrows some of its concepts. AdonisJs saves you time and effort becauses it ships with a lot of features out of the box. This system… Read More

Twilio Programmable Wireless is now Generally Available 🎉

We’re excited to announce that Programmable Wireless becomes Generally Available today. Programmable Wireless provides cellular connectivity for IoT devices, powered by simple, scalable APIs and extensive global reach. Since our beta release in July 2017, you’ve used Programmable Wireless to power a wide range of innovative use-cases. iBeat is reimagining the personal emergency response category with a cellular-connected watch that responds to cardiac incidents. Eatabit makes… Read More