Shortcodes are widely used for broadcasting promotional SMS messaging en masse, and that totally works. But, using Twilio, we can leverage shortcodes for accessible two-way interactions that can provide immediate feedback from a huge audience. In this session, David will go over the process of aquiring your own shortcode and demonstrating SMS interactions with a Ruby on Rails app, which will be available for anyone to use and modify on Github.
Developer, Brooklyn Museum
David is a co-organizer for Art Hack Day, a hackathon/artathon which brings artists and hackers together to make awesome things and showcase them in a gallery opening. David lives in New York but previously lived in Arizona where he helped kickstart HeatSync Labs, the largest and most active hackerspace in the American southwest | | Soundbite: What is the future of communications? | "Open source hacker satellites bringing the telegraph back into style, but with crypto."
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