Android App Hushed Offers Temporary Numbers in Over 40 Countries

Disposable number app, Hushed, launched just 24 hours ago. But, in that time, they’ve logged over 2,000 downloads and the numbers are still climbing. Hushed, now currently available for Android, offers temporary numbers in over 40 countries using the Twilio Client Android SDK, with simple pricing plans and access to local numbers. We talked with co-founder Justin Shimoon about launching Hushed, and what his team’s future… Read More

Burner App Offers Alias Phone Numbers Powered by Twilio

People have a million reasons to mask their phone number. Have you tried shopping on Craigslist? You probably wish you had a way to get those concert tickets you wanted without giving out your number to a person you don’t know.  Now there’s Burner, an app that allows you to create an alias for your phone number. With the app, users can create a new number… Read More Lets Online Daters Call or Text Message Without Revealing Their Phone Numbers

The popular online dating service gives subscribers virtual phone numbers they can use to call and text potential dates. Online dating is a competitive market. The turnover rate is inevitably high, because actually giving customers the thing that you’re selling (a meaningful connection to another person) reduces the likelihood that your happiest customers come back. So the main challenge becomes delivering an amazing experience to the… Read More