AV1 Specification Released: Can we kiss goodbye to HEVC and royalty bearing video codecs?
02 Apr 2018
The newly released AV1 codec marks an important milestone in our road to royalty free video codecs. Here's a detailed analysis of what it means.
20 Jun 2016
VP9 is starting to find its way into chipsets, making VP9 hardware acceleration a reality. How is this turning out, and what the future of video coding looks like?
30 May 2016
H.264 is about to become the popular choice for WebRTC developers. Here are a few reasons why this is happening.
09 May 2016
When looking at VP8 vs VP9, is the main incentive to switch lies in quality or bitrate requirements?
29 Apr 2016
Learn the use cases and trends leading us to WebRTC server side media processing in this free whitepaper, commissioned by SURF.
14 Apr 2016
There are various ways to achieve video scalability in WebRTC, and VP9 is going to add some intereting new opportunities in this regards. Learn what simulcast and SVC means and how they fit into the bigger picture in WebRTC.
29 Mar 2016
Need a messaging framework? Should you buy one or build your own? There's no easy answer, but I'd lean towards buying a platform any day of the week.
07 Mar 2016
When it comes to WebRTC multiparty video, the most common architecture out there is SFU. The reason for it is cost and complexity. What makes it a better choice than mesh or an MCU?
08 Feb 2016
AppRTC should be part of your analysis tools when things go wrong with your own service. Here's how you do it.
19 Oct 2015
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A quick primer to video codec - what it is, how it works and why it is so damn hard to implement in ways that satisfies everyone.