Lowering the Barrier to Enter the Sharing Economy: Airenvy Communicates Clearly with Twilio SMS

It’s almost like getting paid to go on vacation. Renting out your house or apartment while you’re out of town is an easy way to make a few extra bucks. But short term renters using services like AirBnB or Homeaway occasionally bite off more than they can chew. Managing cleanings, check ins, check outs, and key hand-offs is time consuming and most renters don’t want to… Read More

TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon 2011 Recap

Two weeks ago, Danielle and I took redeye flights from San Francisco and Los Angeles to join five hundred hackers as they descended on New York City’s Pier 94 on an unusually sunny Saturday morning. Without a doubt, this was the largest hackathon I’d ever been to. Heck, they took over part of a warehouse! Up for grabs were tickets to the Disrupt conference, as well… Read More