London Calling: Parties, Partnerships and Ringing in 2013

This month we threw a kick ass party for all the DOers in London. What’s the Twilio recipe to celebrate an amazing year? Take a bunch of arcade machines, bowling lanes, pool tables and Karaoke, put them on free vend, add 400 developers, mix, then smile. If you came along we hope you had a blast. If you didn’t, why not! You can relive the night… Read More

London Calling: Roadshow Reverie, Web Summit Recap, and Looking Forward to November


Winding Down The Roadshow We covered 17 events in 7 cities, and met more than 10,000 DOers during our 6 week European roadshow. But all good things must come to an end, and the roadshow is coming a close as we move into November. We worked with Facebook to support three of their World Hack events in London, Warsaw and Barcelona. You can check out pictures… Read More

London Calling: Facebook World Hack, 3Beards and a World of Apps

Can you believe summer is gone? The pace isn’t slowing down around here. September kicked off a mammoth #EURoadshow with Team Twilio hitting 17 events in seven cities over six weeks. The mission continues this October as we aim to meet as many DOers across Europe as possible. See where we’ll be the rest of this month. It was an honor to work with developers in… Read More

London Calling: UK Mobile Innovators, Alexander Graham Bell and Kid Coders

This month was full of activities as we hit the road across the UK to meet DOers, learn code with young developers, be inspired by new entrepreneurs and more. August launched with the amazing Young Rewired State Festival of Code, a week-long event that encourages kids under 18 years old to code. During this year’s event, participants collaboratively built over 100 projects in 40 centres across… Read More

Twilio London Calling: Field Notes from the UK

Welcome to London Calling!  I will be writing a regular series of posts keeping you up to date with our European adventures. There is already an intrepid band of early adopters across Europe that are building the next generation of communication apps, and launching amazing companies. My mission is to get out there and meet everyone that is building something cool. If you are already using… Read More

Pusher and Twilio: Making Realtime Functionality Easy

Phil Leggetter is a Developer Evangelist at Pusher, a real-time web hosted service for adding live interactive content to web and mobile apps. He’s been developing and using realtime web technologies for over 10 years. Pusher is one of our favorite APIs and we recently ran into Phil at a telephony meetup in San Francisco where he demoed a very cool Twilio and Pusher hack.  We… Read More

Twilio Expands UK Capabilities with SMS Launch

Last October we opened our UK office in support of our European developers and launched Twilio Voice for the UK. Today we’re very happy to ship Twilio SMS into the hands of our UK customers, offering them Twilio-powered domestic text messaging between UK phone numbers. We continue to support the European developer community and are committed to expanding Twilio services worldwide, including today’s launch of Twilio… Read More

Introducing Stevie Graham, Twilio’s First UK Developer Evangelist

Hello there, allow me to introduce myself. I’m Stevie, Twilio’s man on the ground in the UK. I’m based in London but you’ll find me doing the rounds in the rest of the UK and Europe, too. I’ve been around the ol’ block a few times doing mainly Ruby and JavaScript contract work, and now I’m looking forward to helping developers from all communities ruffle a… Read More