With the Twilio Ruby library by Philip Misiowiec, users are able to wrap the Twilio REST API and handle responses based on TwiML, the Twilio Markup XML. The GitHub page displays guides to call the Twilio REST API, respond to Twilio, install, and contribute. Testing is available.
In this interview we talk with Thomas Howe, winner of the O'Reilly Media and StrikeIron ETel 2007 Mashup Contest with his application After Hours Doctor's Office. He developed this inventive and useful application on top of a variety of web service APIs including the StrikeIron SMS Pro API, the Amazon Mechanical Turk API and the Tellme service.
Out of a beige windowless office in Chicago comes a product that just might revolutionize what you thought was possible on the web. X-Stream.ly is a pure play API service offering low-latency high throughput real time messaging with no server side coding required. The x-stream.ly API is a pretty competitive offering in the real time API space.