Real Time Weekly #241: August 6, 2018

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The big news last week in the WebRTC ecosystem is the acquirement of TokBox by Vonage. In addition we have tutorials and articles from Pusher, PubNub, WebRTCHacks, Twilio and a WebRTC video tutorial from one of our readers!

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Build an Android messenger app with online presence using Kotlin


July 24
How to achieve user presence in real-time using Pusher.

Create a IoT UV Index Monitor with Mobile iOS/Android Push Notifications


July 30
Amazing example of how to integrate IoT devices and real-time SDKs.

A playground for Simulcast without an SFU


July 31
Want to run Simulcast tests without a SFU? Here you have how to do it.

WhatsApp — there’s an API for that


Aug 1
Using the same SMS Twilio API, you can send messages to WhatsApp contacts.

TokBox – now a part of the Vonage family


Aug 1
The announcement of the week: TokBox was acquired by Vonage.

Realtime Database triggers with Cloud Functions for Firebase | Firecasts


Aug 1
A video tutorial divided in three parts about how to use Firebase Cloud Functions to manage its real-time database.

WebRTC Let’s learn together – Part 1 and 2


Aug 2
Amir Eshaq
Amir shares with us his two video tutorials, made by him, about what he learned from WebRTC. Thanks Amir!

Upcoming Events 

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OpenTok Hackathon
July 16 – August 20, 2018
Join the HackToBox Slack group and jump to the #arlivevideo Slack channel to get started

TADHack Global
October 13 – 14, 201

14th Annual Real-Time Communications Conference, Expo & Hackathon
Chicago, IL

IIT RTC Conference – October 15 – 17, 2018
The Conference is located at IIT Hermann Hall
3241 South Federal, Chicago, IL 60616.

IPTComm – October 16, 2018

San Francisco, CA
November 5 – 9, 2018

November 13 – 14, 2018

AWS re: Invent conference
November 26 – 30, 2018

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