News from the Jitsi community

Jitsi Meet wins the Open Source Classic award at DINAcon 2017

We are humbled to share that Jitsi Meet has won the Open Source Classic award at the DINAcon awards 2017, which took place in Bern (Switzerland) last Friday. The list of nominees was impressive, so we were incredibly lucky and grateful to make it to the finals. Out of 5 categories Jitsi Meet emerged victorious […]

Jitsi Meet mobile now supports authentication!

A good number of you have been setting up Jitsi Meet with authentication regardless of the fact that merely making sense of our tutorial on the subject is a notable act of heroism (anyone interested in writing a better one?). Unfortunately though, after going through all the trouble many of you were disappointed to find out […]

GSoC 2017 final results

Another summer of code is behind us, and we’re here to present what our GSoC students accomplished throughout the program. We had four students this year, and three of them completed their projects while one withdrew in the last third of the program. Nik’s speech recognition project went very well. We now have jigasi performing […]

A speech-to-text prototype

We now have a working prototype of speech-to-text in jitsi-meet, implemented as part of jigasi. In this first version the transcribed text is just added to the chat, but a better interface is in the plans. This is all part of Nik Vaessen’s GSoC project, and you can read his blog post for some of […]