Steve Lorello

Vonage Team Member

Former .NET Developer Advocate @Vonage, full-stack polyglottic Software Engineer, AI/ML Grad Student, avid runner, and an even more avid traveler.

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Build a Secret Santa App With Blazor

'Tis the season and this year Secret Santa is a whole lot different. Find out how to build a remote participant Secret Santa app using Blazor, .NET...

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Dec 18, 2020

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Translate a Phone Call with Blazor, SignalR, and Azure

How to translate a Vonage call and send all of the translated text to the frontend using a .NET Core hosted Blazor WebAssembly App, and SignalR.

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Oct 27, 2020

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How to Handle Handset Input (DTMF) From a Phone Call in ASP.NET Core

In this tutorial, you will learn how to handle handset input (DTMF) from a phone call into a ASP.NET core application using the Vonage Voice API.

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Oct 20, 2020

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Handling Unsupported Inbound Messages With the Messages API

Find out how to understand if a user or customer has sent you an unsupported message type, like a sticker, and handle it using the Messages API.

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Sep 24, 2020

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Build an SMS Dashboard with Blazor WebAssembly

Learn how to use Blazor WebAssembly and SignalR to build an SMS dashboard using Vonage APIs

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Aug 20, 2020

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How to Build a Voicemail App With ASP.NET Core

Learn how to build a voicemail application with ASP.NET Core, the Vonage Voice API and our .NET SDK in this step-by-step tutorial.

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Aug 10, 2020

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How to Play Audio Into a Call With ASP.NET Core MVC

Learn how to programmatically play audio into calls with ASP.NET Core MVC and Vonage’s Voice API by following this step-by-step tutorial.

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Aug 07, 2020

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How to Receive SMS Delivery Receipts with ASP.NET Core MVC

Learn how to receive a webhook from the Vonage SMS API and print the JSON in that webhook out to the console using ASP.NET

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Jul 28, 2020

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How to Receive an SMS Message with ASP.NET Core MVC and SignalR

Learn how to receive SMS Messages from the Vonage Messaging API using ASP.NET Core MVC and SignalR

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Jul 20, 2020

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How to Receive an SMS With Blazor and SignalR

Follow along with this tutorial to learn how you can receive an SMS with Blazor, SignalR, and the Vonage APIs.

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Jul 14, 2020

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How to Send an SMS With ASP.NET Core MVC

This tutorial will show you how to send an SMS with ASP.NET Core MVC and the Vonage API.

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Jul 09, 2020

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How to Send an SMS With Blazor

Follow this step-by-step tutorial to learn how to send an SMS with Blazor and the Vonage SMS API.

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Jul 08, 2020

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Validating Inbound Messages From the Vonage Messages API

Learn how to use JWT bearer authorization and payload validation on webhooks to verify incoming messages from the Vongage Messages API.

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Jul 06, 2020

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Announcing .NET SDK Version 5.0.0

Version 5.0.0 of our .NET SDK is the biggest release yet, with some significant integration improvements. Take a look at what's new!

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Jun 22, 2020

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Create a Basic Video Chat App with ASP.NET and Angular

Follow this step-by-step guide to build a basic video chat application with an ASP.NET back end and an Angular front end, powered by the Vonage Vid...

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May 08, 2020

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SMS Language Understanding with LUIS and .NET

Build a .NET app to Extract meaningful information from SMS messages using Microsoft's Language Understanding LUIS and the Vonage SMS API

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Apr 09, 2020

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Real-Time Face Detection in .NET with OpenCV and Vonage Video API

Learn how to build real time face detection functionality into your Windows Presentation Framework (WPF) apps with OpenCV and Vonage Video API.

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Mar 18, 2020

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Announcing Nexmo’s .NET Server SDK Version 4.3.1 Release

Hello again! This week we are releasing a new version of the .NET SDK – 4.3.1. This version contains two bug fixes. Truncated ‘loop’ Parameter in S...

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Feb 24, 2020

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Adaptive Library Logging with Microsoft.Extensions.Logging

In this post we demonstrate how to add extensible logging to any .NET app or framework using Microsoft.Extensions.Logging

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Feb 10, 2020

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Announcing Nexmo’s .NET Server SDK Version 4.3.0 Release

.NET SDK release feature JWT generation and owned number listing capabilities

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Jan 15, 2020

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Building a Real Time .NET Transcription Service

In this article, you'll learn how to build a real time transcription service in C# using Vonage Voice API and Microsoft's speech SDK.

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Dec 30, 2019

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Santa’s Nexmo Helper C# Advent Series

Create an FAQ bot for Santa that can be reached over, and respond to Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, and SMS using Nexmo Messages API

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Dec 19, 2019

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.NET SDK Update

.Net SDK latest release and bug fixes

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Nov 19, 2019

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Steve Lorello Joins the Developer Relations Team

Steve Lorello Joins the Developer Relations Team as a Developer Advocate

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Nov 13, 2019

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“Hey Facebook, What Type of Dog Is That?” Adding ML to Messenger

Using ML.NET, we're going to build a powerful classifier and then using Nexmo's Messages API and Messenger we're going to create a powerful, easy t...

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Oct 31, 2019