Month in Review: Looking Back at August

We're already well into September, but for those who've just joined Twilio or only recently started reading the blog I thought it would be fun to give you a rundown of August – which was a busy and exciting month here. Customer Profile: The Kingdom app adds Twilio to their alternate reality game for the iPhone, and Derek Neighbors from Held demonstrates how it works in… Read More

Back to School & Back to Coding, with Windows Azure Extended Contest Category

Summer in winding down, and with the earlier sunsets comes school supply shopping, the last barbecues of the season, and an overall shift towards getting down to business.  But before that can all happen there is one more holiday of summer, and that holiday is this coming three-day weekend.  Azure Contest Deadline Extended to Sept. 13th For those of you who've been looking forward to the… Read More

HTTP Authentication for Twilio – Access Password Protected URLs

If you’ve tried to host your TwiML files at a secure URL, you already know that in the past Twilio only supported GET and POST to publicly accessible URLs.  But no longer! New Feature: HTTP Auth with Twilio Now Twilio supports HTTP Basic and Digest Authentication.  This allows you to password protect your TwiML URLs on your web server, so that only you and Twilio can… Read More