Introducing Global Low Latency for Group Rooms and Media Region Selection


Reduce media latency among participants to improve video quality. Region-based pricing and new REST resources to define location. New REST API to exert greater control of your Room Participants. Today, we are excited to announce new capabilities to Programmable Video that will help you reduce media latency and offer you more control over your real-time video experiences. Global Low Latency Media Routing: Starting today, you can… Read More

Lee Martin Gets You To Focus On One Thing Using ThreeJS, HTML and Your Own Face

Maybe you’re more likely to focus on one thing if that thing is your own face. That’s the general philosophy behind Lee Martin’s latest work. He’s battling against our insatiable appetite for internet distraction in hopes that you’ll focus on music, and just music, for a few moments. Lee built out a website for 14-time Grammy Award Winner, Dan Tyminski’s new album, Southern Gothic, that mirrors… Read More

Streem Brings Augmented Reality, 3-D Mapping to Twilio Video Chat

The first mistake is thinking you can fix it yourself. A kitchen sink is an understandable device, one you can surely wrangle. 30 minutes later you are down a sink, and looking for a plumber. In those moments, you wish that the world shared your sense of urgency to remedy your problem. That wish might not be granted but your other wish will be. Streem can… Read More

MyZindagi Fights Fake Doctors, Brings Real Doctors and Real Care To The Masses With Twilio Video

There’s a critical shortage of doctors in developing countries which puts those in need of medical care in a compromised position. In urban and rural regions, patients struggle to find the medical care they need. This shortage of doctors has opened up an opportunity for predatory con artists posing as doctors.   In the middle of this fraught ecosystem is a small team of developers and… Read More

All Stories from SIGNAL 2017

Are you sitting down? Alright, good. Post-SIGNAL, your head is likely spinning from the whirlwind of announcements. Never fear, we’ve got the rundown for you. No two developer tool belts are alike. There are 1.6 million of your fellow developers on the Twilio platform. Each of them—including you—is building something to solve a nuanced problem, with a nuanced set of tools. SIGNAL just put your tool… Read More

Network Traversal Services – New Region – Mumbai, India

We are excited to announce that Network Traversal Service (NTS) is now available in India through Twilio’s new IN1 data center in Mumbai. This makes Network Traversal Service available in eight regions on five continents. This new point of presence reduces video latency throughout Asia Pacific, and especially in the rapidly growing India market. For developers looking to expand their applications into India, this expansion means… Read More

First Steps with Python and Bottle

First Steps with Python & Bottle web framework

Do you want to build your first web application with Python? Or have you been working with a full-featured web framework such as Django or Pyramid and want to try out a microframework? Take four minutes to watch this video and check off “get started using the Bottle web framework” from your 2016 to-do list: The Code You can snag the code in the video via… Read More

Welcome Kurento WebRTC team to Twilio

Kurento WebRTC media server team joins Twilio

The Twilio family is growing: The team behind Kurento Media Server is joining Twilio. Based in Madrid, Spain, the Kurento team has quickly made their project the reference media server stack for WebRTC media processing on the Internet. Racking up over 20,000 downloads over the past twelve months and spawning more than 200 projects on GitHub, Kurento’s modular architecture and developer ethos make a perfect fit to… Read More

How To Add React Powered CSS Filters To Twilio Video

What’s that? You want to add filters to your video application that serve no purpose other than looking awesome? Check out how easy adding CSS filters are to elements on your page. In a recent post we saw how to introduce React.js into an existing Twilio Video application. Let’s pick up where we left off and add our video filters as a new React component. Start by cloning this repo and… Read More