CU Wireless Brings Secure Mobile Banking To Customers with Twilio SMS

Credit unions are known for great rates—but not necessary great technology. The mission of CU Wireless, a subsidiary of Maps Credit Union, is to change that. Formerly known as Credit Union Wireless, the company offers technology services and financial apps to nearly four million credit union members around the country. In the course of rolling out a mobile banking initiative, the technology team at CU Wireless… Read More

Code For America Detroit Fellows Launch A Better Way to Ride the Bus

We’re big fans of Code For America here, fellows in cities across America are focused on improving their host cities through technology. Specifically, coding solutions that help governments engage with their citizens, and help citizens get the most out of their city. Make sure not to miss the TwilioCon panel featuring Code For America Fellows from Austin, Philadelphia and Detroit: Digital Democracy – Engaging Citizens One… Read More

Qwikon Makes Coupons Look Old Fashioned with Deals Direct to Your Phone

Hunger can inspire you to order delivery instead of cooking yourself, or hunger can inspire you to start a company. The latter was the case for Brooks Lambert, CEO of Qwikon. Brooks was driving back from a surfing trip, tired, hungry and trying to decide where to eat. That decision took too long so he decided he wanted to make a more streamlined way for businesses… Read More

Engaging Users and Mobilizing Advocacy with Twilio Short Codes

It’s been a little over a year since we launched our Twilio Short Code product, and in that time we’ve seen amazing applications built on top of the short code platform. Now with hundreds of registered short codes in our inventory, we’re armed to enable the developers building next generation communications. Developers are building messaging and notifications products in a way they’ve never done it before…. Read More