New Geek: John Britton is the Latest Addition to Twilio

<Say>Hello, Twilio</Say> My name is John Britton. I joined Twilio just over a week ago, and let me tell you, it’s been an amazing experience so far. I’m coming on board as a Developer Evangelist, and I’ll be working alongside John Sheehan to make the lives of all Twilio developers as easy as possible. I’m here to help you get your new Twilio apps off the… Read More

Washington DC Area Developers – Learn About Twilio at HacDC on Jan 14th

Are you a developer in the Washington D.C. area who would like to learn more about Twilio, meet other developers, and hack on a simple project?  If so, you may want to head over to the HacDC space next week on Thursday evening.  Can’t make it?  Check out our Upcoming Events to see where Twilio developers and team members will be hanging out next. From their… Read More

3 Twilio Customers Make Robert Scoble's Top 25 Startups to Watch in 2010

Robert Scoble’s list of startups to watch for 2010.  Two of the three we can talk about publicly, and the third is a secret for now (feel free to leave your guesses in the comments). Congratulations Expensify! In simplest terms, Expensify is a powerful and yet simple tool for filing expense reports.  We have been using it internally here at Twilio from early on, and love… Read More

Thoughts on Getting the Most Out of Startup Weekend

Startup Weekend is hitting San Francisco and Redmond simultaneously this weekend, and as a “veteran” of this awesome event I thought I’d share some tips and tricks for getting the most out of the time spent. The Key: Everyone should code – with the possible exception of your “marketing lackey” (see more on that below).  Most people can do HTML or CSS, or can learn it… Read More

Congrats John Sheehan – You Won a Netbook with Simple Hotline!

Have you ever tried to organize an event for a large number of people, only to have plans changed at the last minute due to circumstances outside your control?  With Simple Hotline, John Sheehan can alert the members of his softball league when inclement weather hits and a game is rained out. As he says in his submission: I’ve built SimpleHotline for the softball league that… Read More