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Category: Nexmo News

Customer Engagement Reimagined at the Inaugural Vonage-Nexmo Advisory Council

November 22, 2017 Published by // // // // //

Nexmo, the Vonage API Platform, hosted its first Advisory Council meeting last month in San Francisco, and by all accounts, the gathering was a smashing success! Our intent was to assemble a group of executive-level stakeholders whose companies—digital natives, enterprises, software partners and integrators—were actively navigating the uncertainty of creating new business models and revenue […]
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TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon: 100+ Hacks, 1 Focus on Rescue

October 12, 2017 Published by // // // // //

The recent 2017 TechCrunch Disrupt hackathon in San Francisco had the unfortunate timing to occur during some of the most serious natural disasters that have occurred in the US in more than a decade. With Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma ravaging Texas and Florida, respectively—with Hurricanes Jose and Maria close behind—the unofficial theme of the […]
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Introducing Nexmo Developer

July 25, 2017 Published by // // //

Nexmo Developer is the new home for our documentation, API references, community content and resources. Our team has been working hard to improve our developer experience: whether you’re new to Nexmo APIs or a well accustomed with our platform and tooling, the new Nexmo Developer site makes life easier for you to find what you […]
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Get Complete Caller Data with New Nexmo Number Insight Feature

March 21, 2017 Published by // // // // //

Plagued by outdated databases and limited coverage—especially for mobile phone numbers—traditional Caller ID Name solutions have delivered unsatisfactory results for businesses. Recognizing these caller data challenges, Nexmo has released a Caller ID Name feature for U.S. phone numbers that works with the most accurate and up-to-date databases available. Available now in the Number Insight API (NI), Nexmo’s […]
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Nexmo Joins Early Access Program from Google to Upgrade SMS for Businesses

February 23, 2017 Published by // // // // // //

As advocates of innovation, especially in communication channels like messaging, we at Nexmo took a particular interest in an initiative that Google spearheaded early last year to upgrade SMS. Working in collaboration with the mobile industry, Google has led a program to bring a universal standard called RCS (Rich Communications Services) to Android mobile device […]
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New Nexmo Reporting Features Deliver Insights and Value to Customers

February 22, 2017 Published by // // // //

As a cloud communications provider, we know we can’t just offer message delivery through our  robust platform. Our customers  also need a way to ensure they’re getting the optimal performance from our solution. This is why at Nexmo we’re happy to announce a few new features to help deliver insights into your applications. SMS Reports by Country With […]
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Redesigned Dashboard Start Page Gets Nexmo API Customers Up to Speed Faster

February 3, 2017 Published by // // // // //

You’ve signed up for a Nexmo account (a wise choice, indeed), and you’re ready to deploy a stellar communications experience for your users. The only thing standing between you and the happy customer interactions you’ve designed is the time it takes to start making Nexmo API calls. But where to begin? Thanks to our own […]
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A U.S. Patent for Phone Verification Done the Nexmo Way

January 25, 2017 Published by // // // //

Vonage has been issued a U.S. patent (Pat. No. 9,516,480) for Verify, the Nexmo phone number verification API, thanks to the innovative, conversion-focused solution it offers customers. Yes, Verify enables reliable user authentication — sending a PIN code to a prospective registrant who then enters the PIN into an app or web service — but that […]
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2016: A Landmark Year in Nexmo’s Evolution

January 10, 2017 Published by // // // // // //

Nexmo enters 2017 having reached milestones enjoyed by few companies in the first five years of business. From its inception as a startup with the bold ambition of disrupting communication technology, we built a top-notch team that has worked tirelessly to grow the business to nearly a $100M run rate in a relatively short time. […]
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Nexmo’s Adaptive Routing Finds Its Way To a U.S. Patent

December 15, 2016 Published by // // //

What began as an internal optimization to enable Nexmo to deliver better quality to its text messaging customers is now a patented innovation. Nexmo’s proprietary Adaptive Routing solution for high-quality global delivery of text messages has been issued a U.S. patent (U.S. Pat. No. 9,485,169). It’s the first patent for Nexmo. Adaptive Routing is an […]
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