In Context

The next-generation communications blog from Nexmo

Category: Giving Back

The Startup Guide to Cloud Communications

October 9, 2015 Published by // // // // //

Communications are evolving at an exponential rate. WhatsApp processes 30 billion messages daily. How can startups effectively tap into this massive communications opportunity with limited resources? To start, let’s look at a few drivers of this evolution: The API Economy Only a decade ago, an API (Application Programming Interface) was an obscure computer science term. […]
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Nexmo and Women Who Code Host Meetup for Females in Tech

August 6, 2015 Published by // // //

Nexmo hosted an impressive group of female engineers from the Women Who Code group, which is dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. They connect amazing women with other like-minded women around the globe who unite under one simple notion – the world of technology is much better with women in it. We hosted 15 local […]
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Dodging Balls and Giving Back

March 30, 2015 Published by // //

Last Sunday, March 22nd, the SOMA Rec Center in San Francisco hosted the 2015 GitHub Dodgeball Tournament. Over the last 4 years, GitHub has organized an annual tourney bringing together various startups from around the Bay Area to raise funds in favor of different charities. This year, each team donated $3,000 to Build, the Second […]
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Improving Women’s Health in Malawi

February 18, 2015 Published by // // //

Here is another reason why Nexmo is special: our technology has a direct impact on making people’s lives better. It’s incredibly rewarding whenever we see our products help connect people when they need it the most. You may have missed how we worked with engageSpark to help Filipinos escape the wrath of Typhoon Hagupit last […]
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SMS Campaigns Help At-Risk Citizens Stay Safe During Typhoon

December 17, 2014 Published by // // // //

Last week, Nexmo client engageSPARK sent approximately 175,000 SMS messages on behalf of the global humanitarian agency Mercy Corps to inform citizens in the path of Typhoon Hagupit in the Philippines to evacuate, including what to prepare, where to go, and provided emergency phone numbers. The typhoon forced more than 1.7 million people to flee […]
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