Introducing Twilio Applications: An Easier Way to Manage Phone Numbers

Today we’re excited to announce a new feature for Twilio developers: the ability to create and assign a Twilio Application to a phone number instead of a URL. When you log into you’ll see a new tab in your account dashboard called “Apps” where you can create and manage your applications. Applications make it easy to change voice and SMS URLs and other settings across… Read More

Can I Port a Phone Number From Google Voice to Twilio?

Yes! At Twilio, we believe in phone number portability, and you can port most mobile and landline phone numbers into Twilio, and port any number out of Twilio to another provider if you need to.  We support porting for both U.S. local and toll free numbers, and we look forward to support international in the future. Most importantly, it’s free to port as many numbers as… Read More

Month in Review: Looking Back at August

We're already well into September, but for those who've just joined Twilio or only recently started reading the blog I thought it would be fun to give you a rundown of August – which was a busy and exciting month here. Customer Profile: The Kingdom app adds Twilio to their alternate reality game for the iPhone, and Derek Neighbors from Held demonstrates how it works in… Read More

Things You Can Do in 3 Hours

As we often do, we sat down this morning and started making a list.  Today’s list was: Things You Can Do in 3 Hours Roast a 16 lb. turkey Watch most of Lord of the Rings: Return of the King Build a post-by-phone feature for a hot tumblelogging service (Tumblr did the third) That’s right, Tumblr’s developers got wind of Twilio last week, and within a… Read More