Cory Althoff

Regional Developer Advocate

Cory Althoff is a developer advocate at Vonage and the author of two books: The "Self-Taught Programmer" and "The Self-Taught Computer Scientist". Book Authority named "The Self-Taught Programmer" one of the greatest programming books of all time, and The Next Web listed it as one of the ten books that will help you become a better software engineer. Cory lives in the Bay Area with his wife and daughter.

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The Ultimate List of iPhone App Ideas

Are you looking for inspiration for your next iPhone app? This article will help you come up with your next big iPhone app idea!

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Feb 18, 2022

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Create an Emergency Broadcast System With Vonage, Node, and MongoDB

Learn how to build an emergency broadcast system to alert your friends and family via SMS in an emergency.

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Feb 10, 2022

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Build a Video Conferencing Web App With Vonage and Flask

This tutorial shows you how to add video conferencing to your website.

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Dec 10, 2021

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The Self-Taught Developer Relations Engineer

Everything you need to know about starting a career in developer relations.

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Nov 05, 2021

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The Ultimate List of Ideas for Your Next Hackathon

Looking for hackthon ideas for your next big hackathon? Here are 31 ideas for projects to help get you inspired!

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Oct 27, 2021

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Python Environment Variables: A Primer

Everything you need to know about using environment variables with Python.

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Oct 01, 2021

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Build a Python HTML Parser for Web Scraping

Learn how to parse HTML by building a web scraper using Beautiful Soup and Python.

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Sep 16, 2021

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The Coder's Guide to SMS

In this guide, you will learn what SMS is, how companies are using it, the difference between SMS, MMS, and OTT, and more!

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Aug 19, 2021

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The Ultimate List of Fun APIs For Your Next Coding Project

The ultimate list of fun APIs you may not have heard of. Find here some awesome APIs you can use for your next coding project

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Mar 15, 2021

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Cory Althoff Joins the Vonage Developer Relations Team

Meet Cory Althoff, who joins the Developer Relations Team as a Regional Developer Advocate. Here he introduces himself and his background.

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Mar 05, 2021