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We're a team of engineers, marketers, designers, all passionate about video and the work we create together. Welcome to our blog about video.


March 3, 2023 (3 months ago) • 2 min read Engineering

Maximize the real estate of your Real-Time broadcasts with the Crop layout

Phil Cluff
Wasee Malik

By Phil and Wasee

When we announced Mux Real-Time Video, we incorporated broadcasting functionality to allow you to livestream your real-time sessions to larger audiences and to store them as on-demand videos for futur ...

March 2, 2023 (3 months ago) • 14 min read Engineering

Ksssht, over: Walkie-Talkies and WebRTC ingest signaling

Mike English

By Mike English

In this post, you'll learn how WebRTC-HTTP ingest protocol (or WHIP) provides the convenience of RTMP while maintaining the benefits of WebRTC.

February 28, 2023 (3 months ago) • 4 min read Product

Export live stream health data to your cloud infrastructure in no time

Yushu Cao

By Yushu Cao

Many Mux customers build applications for their creators to stream live video. When a customer wants to understand a given live stream’s quality metrics, such as the audio and video bitrate and frames ...

February 22, 2023 (4 months ago) • 8 min read Product

Tie together your client and CDN logs using Mux Data with CMCD

Steven Lyons

By Steven Lyons

I have young kids, so I spend a lot of time looking for missing toys. Often we end up finding those toys under a couch or between the bed and a wall. Searching all the nooks and crannies can be hard — ...

February 15, 2023 (4 months ago) • 7 min read Product

Our newest pricing lever: Resolution-based pricing for Mux Video

Steve Heffernan

By Steve Heffernan

We lowered our pay-as-you-go pricing for video Encoding, Storage and Streaming at 720p or lower, giving you new ways to control your streaming costs!

February 3, 2023 (4 months ago) • 11 min read Company

Being human: How Mux built its first ERG

Dori Wilson
Ellen Hui
Lindsay Letham

By Dori, Ellen, and Lindsay

See what Mux learned as they moved further into their Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion (DEI) journey by building out their first Employee Resource Group (ERG).

February 2, 2023 (4 months ago) • 14 min read Partnerships

Build an Instagram-style social media app using React Native, Firebase, and Mux

Daniel Gibson
John Reigart

By Daniel and John

Paloma is utilizing Mux to build their Instagram-style social media app. Learn what Paloma is building and how they leveraged Mux's video infrastructure as a service.

January 31, 2023 (4 months ago) • 5 min read Partnerships

How Video and Connected Fitness will evolve in 2023 and beyond

Eric Elia

By Eric Elia

Fitness studios were one of the many industries turned inside out during the pandemic. At first, we saw a boon of new live-streaming fitness experiences, alongside concerts and conferences — but the v ...

January 25, 2023 (4 months ago) • 5 min read Product

Going, going, gone: best practices for deleting your assets

Amin Amos

By Amin Amos

In this post, we share why you might want to think twice before you delete an asset on Mux – and offer a few different strategies to consider for your application.

January 20, 2023 (5 months ago) • 15 min read Engineering

The building blocks of great docs

Darius Cepulis

By Darius Cepulis

Great documentation is the backbone of a great API company. How do you scale it and keep a good experience? Learn about information architecture, Next.js 13, React Server Components, and Tailwind.