Vonage Team Member
Ben is a second career developer who previously spent a decade in the fields of adult education, community organizing and non-profit management. He worked as a developer advocate for Vonage. He writes regularly on the intersection of community development and tech. Originally from Southern California and a long time resident of New York City, Ben now resides near Tel Aviv, Israel.
Record a Call in Ruby with Vonage Voice API WebSockets
Learn how to build a small webserver to work with WebSockets in Ruby. The server will handle incoming voice calls, WebSocket connections, and rende...
Aug 04, 2020
Build a Speech Translation App on Deno With Azure and Vonage
Learn how to create a speech translation VAPI app that runs on Deno using Vonage ASR for speech-to-text and Azure text translation.
Jun 09, 2020
Create a Party With Ruby on Rails and the Vonage Video API Part 2
May 13, 2020
Create a Party With Ruby on Rails and the Vonage Video API Part 1
A great birthday for kids when you can't leave the house? Learn how to create a video watch party app with Ruby on Rails with this great tutorial
May 12, 2020
Scrape the Web for Updates and Send SMS Alerts with Ruby
Follow this tutorial to create a Ruby on Rails application that scrapes the web and delivers updates via SMS to the subscribed recipients
Mar 27, 2020
Insights from Incorporating Static Type Checking in Ruby
Whilst adding static type checking to the Nexmo Ruby Client Library, Developer Advocate Ben Greenberg learned a lot. Here he shares those learnings!
Mar 23, 2020
Nexmo Ruby v6.3.0 Release: Static Type Checking and Host Overriding
The Nexmo Ruby SDK recently released v6.3.0, which adds support for overriding the host used for API requests. The new release also introduces stat...
Feb 26, 2020
Play the Game of Telephone with the Nexmo Voice API
Learn how to recreate the classic children's game of telephone with Ruby on Rails, the Nexmo Voice API and Google Cloud Platform.
Jun 13, 2019
Build a Conference Call with the Nexmo Voice API and Ruby on Rails
Get started with creating a fully featured conference call with the Nexmo Voice API and Ruby on Rails with this tutorial.
May 10, 2019
Getting Started with the Vonage Number Insight API and Rails
Use the Vonage Number Insight API and Rails to quickly check valuable information on phone numbers globally in real time.
Mar 25, 2019
Are Your Colleagues on Holiday? Find Out with Rails and the Nexmo Voice API
Nexmo’s Voice API allows you to build real-time voice communications in the cloud. With the Nexmo Voice API, you can build voice communications usi...
Feb 27, 2019
Welcome Ben Greenberg to the Developer Relations Team
Hello! I’m Ben Greenberg and I am delighted to be joining the Developer Relations team at Nexmo. My work at Nexmo is primarily focused on developer...
Jan 15, 2019