Layer Loves YC

Four of the companies in the Winter 2014 Y Combinator class, launching at YC Demo Day today, are also in Layer’s beta program. They’ve chosen Layer to help power rich communications in their apps and products, which span a broad spectrum from messaging apps to hardware devices, from events to healthcare, and are in both […]

Spotlight on a Layer user: Bellabeat

Editor’s note: Today’s Q&A is with Urska Srsen, co-founder and COO of Y Combinator company Bellabeat. Bellabeat is a smart device that tracks the vitals of pregnant women and their unborn babies in-utero. Not only is this innovative product loved by its users, it’s poised to make real contributions and improvements to the state of […]

Spotlight on a Layer user: Otro

Editor’s note: Today’s Q&A is with Otro App’s Ana Fonda. In a space rich with options for communicators, Otro is setting itself apart from other messaging apps early. A key part of the experience is your unique character (hint: read the interview to learn how the significance of the name ties in with the characters). […]

Why I joined Layer

More than anything else, the Internet is about communication. It has made our world smaller and more connected, bringing us closer through shared experience. Emailing, instant messaging, commenting, posting, and tweeting have become familiar verbs that define our experience online. And each year our online experience has grown more and more entwined and synonymous with […]