Tuesday Dec 17
Twilio SMS Api Brings Light to Festivus and the SF Food Bank
How much would you like to send $10,000 to the San Francisco Food Bank for Festivus? I'm guessing you would love to, but how? Let's talk about Twilio .
Human trafficking battled by text message
A few months ago, a worker monitoring a hotline for the Polaris Project, a nonprofit group dedicated to combating human trafficking, received a text message from an 18-year-old woman in distress.
Application settings in Azure Mobile Services
This little feature was released over a month ago with little fanfare, and since I haven't seen it covered anywhere I decided to write about it now.
Twilio Announces Twilio.org Board of Advisors, Delivering on Mission...
Twilio, the communications API platform, today announced the advisory board for Twilio.org, the company's initiative aimed at helping nonprofit organizations meet their objectives and further social good through enhanced communications.
Send In Your Questions For Ask a VC With DFJ's Josh Stein
Ask a VC is back this week after a brief hiatus-and our guest this week is DFJ managing director Josh Stein .
A 'passion for software' helps define one CEO
Lawson, for example, founded and for four-plus years ran a chain of stores in Los Angeles that sells ski, skate and surf equipment, but he doesn't do any of those sports.
Customer Interaction Solutions
NewVoiceMedia builds a contact center in minutes with Twilio
NewVoiceMedia, a leading global provider of true cloud contact center solutions, has set a new world record by building a fully integrated contact center from scratch in just 20 minutes.
Runscopes' Sheehan: SDKs Add Unnecessary Layers of Abstraction
Today's apps are as spread out as they've ever been, thanks in part to REST APIs, which make it easy to link to a plethora of backend services.