News from the Jitsi community

Jitsi Meet now with Google and Microsoft calendar support

Meetings are often hard to manage without the help of a calendar app which is why we are very happy to announce Jitsi Meet’s latest feature: the ability to connect your Google or Microsoft calendar account: Once you are done with the configuration, you will see all your events on Jitsi Meet’s homepage (e.g., meet.jit.si). […]

New Jitsi Meet Mobile now with Live Streaming, better performance and more!

It’s been a while since we have last written about our mobile apps. We have been busy improving them, and now that 1.18 is available for Android and iOS, let’s talk about the release! This release had 2 main focus areas: one key feature and performance. Of course we fixed bugs, but you already expected that […]

GSoC 2018 Results

We are happy to present the results of another year with the Google Summer of Code program. We had three students complete phase 2 of the program and all of them went on to complete their projects successfully. We would like to thank Google Open Source for organizing the program and selecting Jitsi to participate, […]

Use Jitsi with Slack Today!

World’s most powerful open video conferencing platform now also available for Slack! Enable Jitsi for your team today https://jitsi.org/slack

New feature: Brady Bunch style layout

Here’s the story of a lovely video layout and a powerful video engine that came together to form a new Brady Bunch style video layout: Each call participant’s individual video size is put into the grid and the grid automatically changes its dimensions as the call grows and shrinks. Now you can see everyone on […]

New off-stage layer suppression feature

We have a new feature called off-stage layer suppression that helps save bandwidth and CPU for both end users and the Videobridge. To help handle the varying video qualities needed for the active speaker and smaller thumbnail views used for other participants, we use a technique called simulcast. Simulcast lets us send multiple video streams […]