Aaron Bassett

Vonage Team Member

Aaron was a developer advocate at Nexmo. A seasoned software engineer and wannabe digital artist Aaron is frequently found creating things with code, or electronics; sometimes both. You can customarily tell when he's working on something new by the smell of burning components in the air.

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Respect API Rate Limits With a Backoff

Learn how to be a good API citizen by using backoffs to maximize your API call efficiency while also respecting rate limits.

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Oct 22, 2020

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Forward a Telephone Call Via Voice Proxy with Python and Starlette

Learn how to create a voice proxy service in Python and Starlette to protect your user's privacy when making telephone call

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Aug 09, 2019

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Validate Telephone Numbers with Nexmo Number Insights and Python

Ensure telephone numbers are valid and reachable and learn how to protect your business from fraud by checking number type, location and porting st...

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Jun 26, 2019

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Sending SMS Templates with Jinja2 and Python

Find out how to use templates to send personalised bulk SMS messages to multiple recipients in this Python tutorial from Nexmo

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Dec 17, 2018

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Stream Last Christmas Into a Phone Call with Python

Want to win at Whamageddon? In this tutorial we'll show you how to play any mp3, including Last Christmas, into a telephone call with the Nexmo Voi...

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Dec 12, 2018

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Automatically Classify Call Recordings using NLP

Use Natural Language Processing to automatically assign meaning to voice calls. Use Google Cloud Services APIs with Flask to process your audio.

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Jul 10, 2018

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Building a Twitter IVR with text-to-speech and the Nexmo Voice API

Creating a simple Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system with text-to-speech using Python, Flask, Nexmo's Voice API and a virtual inbound number

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Jun 26, 2018

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Creating a Voice Journal for the Next Web

Create a distributed audio journal and deploy it onto the peer-to-peer web. Use Nexmo Voice APIs to create new audio entries by merely making a pho...

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Jun 19, 2018

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Proxy Voice Calls Anonymously with Express

In this tutorial, we'll learn how to create an anonymous voice proxy using Vonage Voice APIs, Nodejs, JavaScript and the Express framework. Protect...

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May 22, 2018

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Super Fast Voice Broadcast with Asynchronous Python and Sanic

Learn how to make a fast and scalable voice broadcast system for sending critical alerts or notifications using asynchronous Python and the Nexmo V...

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Oct 05, 2017

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Making a text-to-speech phone call with Django

Become a text-to-speech superhero! Find out how to make text-to-speech phone calls with Python, Django and the Nexmo Voice API.

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Aug 14, 2017

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Inbound voice call campaign tracking with Mixpanel

Track your voice call campaigns in Mixpanel using Nexmo virtual-numbers. Gather valuable insight into how your inbound marketing campaigns are perf...

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Aug 03, 2017

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Connect Your Local Development Server to the Vonage API Using an Ngrok Tunnel

How to easily develop with the Vonage API and inbound web hooks on your local server using ngrok and a secure tunnel to your local development envi...

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Jul 04, 2017

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Aaron Is Joining the Developer Relations Team!

Hey! I’m Aaron. I was born and raised in Ireland but I’ve spent the last 15 years in Glasgow Scotland, which means I talk quickly and in some weird...

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Jun 08, 2017