SMS banking was first launched in 2004 and banks currently send an incredible 1.3 million text message alerts to their customers every day. This number is set to increase even further in 2016 …Continued
It's 10 days until Christmas and our office is filled with tinsel, mince pies and some very excited employees …Continued
Black Friday is nearly here, with a predicted £1 billion spend in the UK alone …Continued
This is our third year sponsoring Hack Manchester, a 25 hour coding competition held as part of Manchester Science Festival at the excellent Museum of Science and Industry. This year 242 people took part split accross 79 teams and I had the fun and nigh on impossible task of picking our winner.… Continued
ClockworkSMS is a simple text messaging API. It lets apps send and receive text messages using the language and interface of your choice. Clockwork currently has over 20,000 users and is sending messages for all types of companies, from worldwide banks and large supermarkets to family run stores and restaurants.
Clockwork has sponsored Hack Manchester for the last two years and we loved taking part so much that we’re back again this year!
Last year we were looking for 'The Most Pointless Use of Clockwork' and our winners, Esendex, came up with a...…Continued
Young Rewired State and the Festival of CodeFor those not in the know - Young Rewired State is a UK Non-profit Organisation that runs events for young designers, developers and technology enthusiasts. It started in 2009 as a yearly, week long, event for young people to come together with industry mentors and develop technology solutions to real world problems. From a handful of attendees in 2009 it has now grown to well over 1000 under 18's in 63 UK centres with overseas participants in the US, Germany and Kosovo. In 2012 the yearly event was re-branded as the 'Festival...… Continued
This morning a number of customers were unable to connect to the Clockwork API. This was due to a major outage with an Internet backbone provider.… Continued
Over the last few weeks we've been working away behind the scenes in our data centres to make Clockwork even more reliable. The best thing is that as we run a complete copy of our systems in each site, we were able to do the work while keeping all our services running as normal …Continued
We're running a 'Beat the January Blues' Twitter quiz this Friday (23rd January) and we have some great prizes up for grabs …Continued