Voice and SMS for Your Apps with Twilio – Talk for AirConf 2014

At AirConf 2014, I gave this talk on Twilio for developers who haven’t used it before, or who haven’t used it much. I also set up a few live demos for people to try, so that was fun!

Speaking at AirConf 2014 on Twilio: Voice & SMS for your Apps!

I’ve been one of the Twilio (an API for Voice and SMS) experts at AirPair for a while. AirPair is a great little service that matches up software developers with experts in the field – trying to implement in-app purchase on iOS ? There’s probably an expert on that. Want to migrate from MySQL to ...

Samsung Gear Smartwatch App: Knitting Puppy Row Counter

Samsung Gear Smartwatch App: Knitting Puppy Row Counter
I recently got a Samsung Gear 2 Neo smart watch – it pairs with recent, powerful Samsung phones and tablets, but without them, it’s basically a pedometer. So I’d definitely only recommend it if you already have one of their recent devices (like the Samsung Galaxy S5 or Note 3 phones), and not if you use ...

Web Speed Analyzer App on the Google Play Store

Web Speed Analyzer App on the Google Play Store
Download Web Speed Analyzer from Google Play. I was pretty excited when Google PageSpeed came out for checking web site front end performance, but I was surprised they didn’t release an Android app – just a web page and an API. I thought it might be fun to work on an Android app that called ...

Created a Toolbar Demo for my students

I co-taught the UT-Austin Mobile Apps class with Robert Quigley in the spring 2014 semester – the class is a collaboration between the Department of Journalism and the Department of Computer Science where students from both departments form teams of five and create mobile apps. Right before the final demo day, one of the teams, Sono, was showing ...