New Twilio Enterprise Plan – for large businesses building with Twilio

Introducing the Twilio Enterprise Plan

Today, I am happy to introduce the Twilio Enterprise Plan, a packaged set of security and administration capabilities designed for large businesses building with Twilio. It’s available today by request through www.twilio.com/enterprise. We’ve developed the Enterprise Plan after listening to Twilio customers like Nordstrom, Dell, Salesforce, and ING Bank. Software teams in these companies are a lot like a software team in a startup. They use… Read More

Build your own Pokemon Go SMS Service with Node.js, Express and Twilio

Pokemon GO is everywhere right now and if you are like Ash Ketchum or me you want to catch ’em all. This journey can be difficult but tools such as PokeVision can help us on our quest. The problem with these tools is that they require you to actively check them. Let’s build a service using Twilio SMS that notifies you via SMS when certain Pokemon are… Read More

Introducing Sync – Real-time State Synchronization API

Synchronize web and mobile apps with a single source of state in the cloud.

Today we’re excited to introduce Sync, a purpose-built API for easily synchronizing state across devices and between users. State synchronization is a critical part of every application, but it’s a complex problem to solve in real-time, at scale. With Twilio Sync, developers can now spend their time building features for customers instead of building state synchronization infrastructure or customizing general purpose backend products. Sync is designed to… Read More

Whisbi Builds A Better Customer Engagement Experience With WebRTC and Twilio

Imagine your dream car. Now imagine you’re in the stereotypical car commercial, whipping down a windy mountain road. What color is the car? What type of upholstery did you choose? Did you go for the upgraded navigation system? Instead of managing those variables in your head, Whisbi lets you do that on screen, with a salesperson on the line to help you make your choice. Whisbi… Read More

Set Up a Temporary Phone Number in 3 Minutes with Twilio

If you’ve ever sold anything on Craigslist, requested a quote on the internet, or watched The Wire, then you may have found yourself wishing for a “burner” phone. In this post we’ll use TwiML Bins to create a temporary phone number that forwards phone calls to your cellphone. This will take less than three minutes, even if you’ve never written a line of code before! Sign up for… Read More

Twilio Notify, one API that orchestrates messages over SMS, push & chat apps.

Today, at SIGNAL we announced Twilio Notify, a single API that orchestrates messaging across multiple channels including SMS, push notifications, and Facebook Messenger. Notify is now available as a developer preview to a limited number of accounts. Learn more and request early access to be one of the first to use Notify. Staying connected to your customers Throughout the years, Twilio has seen the ins and… Read More

How to Build Android Chat Apps using Xamarin and Twilio

Were you excited when you heard we had Xamarin support for Twilio IP Messaging in iOS but were wondering ‘what about Android?’. Read on and in just 10 minutes you will build an Android chat app using Xamarin and Twilio IP Messaging. Get Ready to Build If you’re developing this tutorial on a Mac, make sure to have Xamarin Studio with Xamarin.Android installed. You’ll need Android API… Read More

How to Build iOS Chat Apps using Xamarin and Twilio

Twilio IP Messaging for iOS is now supported on Xamarin! In just 10 minutes, this tutorial will show you how to build an iOS chat app using Xamarin and Twilio IP messaging. Get Ready to Build If you’re building this tutorial on a Mac, make sure you have Xamarin Studio with Xamarin.iOS installed. Windows developers will need to have: Visual Studio 2015 Xamarin.iOS for Visual Studio… Read More