Huawei and Oracle Sponsor TADHack

      TADHack continues to grow, both Oracle Communications and Huawei, two of the largest technology providers in telecoms are sponsoring TADHack. Huawei and Oracle understand the critical need for telecom application developers in the emerging telecoms ecosystem.  Without such developers telco service innovation will continue to stifle, enterprises will continue to miss opportunities … Continue reading Huawei and Oracle Sponsor TADHack

Developer Spotlight: Sammy James, Speak2leads

Sammy, the founder and CEO of Speak2leads, is a real entrepreneur. We see a fantasy presented in the press of entrepreneurs as people who get rich quick through building a company around a fashionable idea and then exiting at a crazy valuation with no real business behind it.  The reality for the rest of us … Continue reading Developer Spotlight: Sammy James, Speak2leads

Developer Spotlight: Tim Panton, Westhawk

Tim Panton is a font of knowledge and experience in real-time communications.  We’re really excited he will be joining TADHack. Tim  is a futurist with a strong pragmatic instinct.  He takes new technologies and combines them to create something that meets an unmet need.  He does this by extensive prototyping and experimentation to see if a … Continue reading Developer Spotlight: Tim Panton, Westhawk

Developer Spotlight: Sean O’Sullivan, mySay

 Q&A What are some of your current and past telecom app development projects? Some of my projects include: 2013-now : mySay  messaging as a service 2008-now : Dial2Do white label Handsfree Assistant – “Siri for the rest of us” (well become Siri ever existed) 2005-2008 : Parlay and IMS (IP Multimedia Subsystem) based Apps / … Continue reading Developer Spotlight: Sean O’Sullivan, mySay

Developer Spotlight: Ben Klang, Mojo Lingo

Ben Klang has been fascinated with communication technology since before he can remember. He has participated in (Real Time Communication) RTC-related startups, contributed to several Open Source projects such as Asterisk, FreeSWITCH and ejabberd; leads the Adhearsion project (an Open Source real-time communications application framework), and even picked up an Amateur Radio license. Experienced with … Continue reading Developer Spotlight: Ben Klang, Mojo Lingo

Announcing Voxbone as TADHack Technology Partner

Voxbone is supporting TADHack as a technology partner. They are a critical technology behind several API providers such as 2600Hz, Plivo, Aculab Cloud and Deutsche Telekom’s Developer Garden. Voxbone is the market leader in providing worldwide geographical and toll-free telephone numbers (aka DIDs, Direct Inward Dialing). Voxbone enables cloud communications providers, global carriers and enterprises … Continue reading Announcing Voxbone as TADHack Technology Partner

Announcing Metaswitch as TADHack Technology Partner

Metaswitch is supporting TADHack as a technology partner. They are a critical technology behind several of the sponsors. Metaswitch is leading the change in communication networks to a cloud-based, software-centric future. They develop openly programmable communication software that runs on standard hardware or in virtualized environments. Metaswitch’s Project Clearwater is an open-source IMS (IP Multimedia … Continue reading Announcing Metaswitch as TADHack Technology Partner

Developer Spotlight: Thomas Howe, Textgen

    Thomas Howe, CEO of TextGen, is a driving force in IP communications and communication enabled business processes. His latest company, TextGen automates interactive texting conversations between large brands and the consumers that need their help. Thanks to TextGen, one day soon, people will say how hard it was to get in touch with … Continue reading Developer Spotlight: Thomas Howe, Textgen

Developer Spotlight: Thomas Quintana

Continuing the series of Developer Spotlights to promote developers who have signed up to the hackathon, we interviewed Thomas Quintana.  We hope these spotlights help all developers involved in TADHack raise their profile in the industry and discover new projects and opportunities.  Some of Thomas’s projects include: Restcomm, sipme-media-server, declarative-fsm, and freepy. What are some … Continue reading Developer Spotlight: Thomas Quintana

Geeks Without Bounds an accelerator for humanitarian projects

TADHack is partnering with Geeks Without Bounds (GWOB) an accelerator for humanitarian projects. Below is a nice video that introduces GWOB.  We are fortunate to have leading the humanitarian development theme at TADHack Johnny “Diggz” Higgins an entrepreneur, musician, filmmaker and founder of Geeks Without Bounds.  On Twitter: @johnnydiggz. Humanitarian response is a long-standing community … Continue reading Geeks Without Bounds an accelerator for humanitarian projects