Effortlessly Adding Communication To Games And Apps: Talkray API

Candice McMillan, May 29th, 2013

TalkrayTalkray is a mobile application created by TiKL, a company also known for its TiKL Touch To Talk walkie-talkie application for Android and iPhone. Talkray is the company’s broader communications app that allows users to make phone calls as well as send and receive text messages and photos. Talkray’s API makes it possible for developers to add things like voice calling and text chats to their applications.


Pinpointers API Adds Fleet Management to Existing Apps and Workflows

Eric Carter, May 29th, 2013

PinpointersPinpointers, market leader in telematics and mobile workforce solutions, offers its entire suite of vehicle tracking and fleet management solutions via a series of APIs. Users simply keep an electronic box in each vehicle to be monitored and GPS sends desired information back to Pinpointers data centers. From driver behavior and fuel economy, to location and route selection, Pinpointers gives companies superior insight into their entire fleet.


Twilio Extends Communications API Platform to the Japan Market

Janet Wagner, April 19th, 2013

TwilioEarlier this month, Twilio announced that the company joined the Google Cloud Platform Partner Program and that the Twilio API had been integrated into the Google App Engine. Twilio (in partnership with KDDI Web Communications) has now announced the launch of Twilio for KWC, bringing the Twilio API to the Japanese developer community.


VoiceShot API: Keeping The Lines Of Communication Open

Candice McMillan, April 8th, 2013

VoiceShotWhen it comes to winning customers and keeping them satisfied, communication is key. Integrating phone calls and text messages into an application or website is one way to stay actively in touch, and VoiceShot is a tool to help make that possible. VoiceShot IVR (Interactive Voice Response) provides the tools to quickly automate both incoming and outgoing phone calls and send and receive text messages. The VoiceShot API allows developers to integrate this IVR functionality with their own websites and applications.


Twilio Announces Integration of Communications Platform with Google App Engine

Janet Wagner, April 3rd, 2013

TwilioTwilio, a leading voice and SMS communications company, has announced that the company has joined the Google Cloud Platform Partner Program and has integrated the Twilio API into the Google App Engine.


TiKL Announces Talkray API to Enable In-App Collaboration and Communication

Eric Carter, April 1st, 2013

TiKL, maker of mobile apps Talkray and Touch to Talk, has announced the Talkray API that allows developers to integrate Talkray functionality with third party apps and platforms. The Talkray API enables one on one or group chat, group calls, push notifications, file transfer, and more in a cloud based platform. Although the API can integrate with a wide variety of apps, TiKL expects the largest group of adopters to come from the gaming industry. Accordingly, the API was announced at this year’s Game Developers Conference.


Turning Telephones Into Effective Analytics Tools: Call Tracking Metrics API

Candice McMillan, February 28th, 2013

Call Tracking MetricsWith huge budgets spent on marketing, it’s probably a good idea to keep track of which marketing avenues are working and which aren’t. Call Tracking Metrics is a simple telephone call tracking service that aims at helping users link incoming calls to specific marketing campaigns and in so doing, easily track and analyze the amount of calls received due to that particular campaign. The Call Tracking Metrics API provides access to this functionality.


Face To Face Communication Between Businesses And Customers: Idiligo Inside API

Candice McMillan, February 22nd, 2013

Indiligo InsideIdiligo is a web service that aims to make the lines of communication between businesses and customers more streamlined and effective. The company achieves this by providing an online platform that combines real-time video, chat and document sharing that can be a useful tool for things like remote meetings and presentations. The Idiligo Inside API is available to developers who wish to integrate this functionality with other websites and applications.


Smart911Connect API Helps Save Lives

Michael Vizard, February 21st, 2013

Most people don’t tend to think of APIs as a potentially life threatening issue. But the folks at Rave Mobile Safety have determined that giving first responders access to a wide variety of data sources can save lives. A new Smart911Connect offering from Rave Mobile Safety allows emergency response centers accessing the company’s Smart911 database to leverage a set of APIs to access everything from building floor plans to healthcare records.


WebRTC: Unified Communications Comes to the Application

Michael Vizard, February 5th, 2013

In the not too distant future unified communications will be a feature embedded in almost every new Web application, which from a developer perspective means that most end users are going to soon view most existing applications as nothing short of being antiquated.The W3C is currently working out the details of a WebRTC specification that essentially puts support for a real-time communication engine directly in the browser.


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