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Building A Group Messaging App with Meteor, MongoDB and Twilio

There’s been a lot of buzz around the Meteor framework, and with their adoption of ES6 coming later this summer now is a better time than ever to try…Full Article

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Behind Great Customer Service, There’s Great Code : How Apartment List Uses Twilio

Apartment List‘s Renters Operations Center (ROC), headquartered in San Francisco, is lovingly referred to as The Rock by employees. It’s not the type of rock…Full Article

Receive Twitter Notifications by SMS with EventMachine and the Twitter Streaming API (Send and Receive Tweets Using SMS with Twilio Part 3)

I’ve been having fun with the Twitter and Twilio APIs recently. First was the release of a tool to send and receive Tweets using SMS…Full Article

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Passwordless SMS Authentication Using Xamarin

Let’s face it: passwords are a liability. If a password is easy enough to remember it’s probably not secure. This leads to using applications such…Full Article

How to Send a Tweet with SMS (Send and Receive Tweets Using SMS: Part 2)

In a moment of outrage with UK mobile networks, I recently released a small app that you could use to send and receive Tweets using…Full Article

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Choose Your Own Adventure Presentations: Wizard Mode Part 1 of 3

You’ve coded your way through the harrowing challenges of the first Choose Your Own Adventure Presentations tutorial. A sign lies in the road ahead. “PyCon…Full Article

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HealthySMS Rethinks Mental Health Treatment With Real Time Mood Updates Via Text

Technology is fundamentally changing the world, and not just the consumer world. There are headlines every day announcing there’s a new Uber for this, a…Full Article

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12 Hacks of Christmas – Day 12: Christmas Lights

Well friends, today marks the end of our #12HacksOfChristmas, and what better way to end then to turn the lights out. Our first post was…Full Article

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12 Hacks of Christmas – Day 10: Mortal Combat

It turns out to be very difficult to work Mortal Combat into a Christmas reference so I’m not going to try (slay bells ring?). Instead…Full Article