It's September!, and from my previous posts, two things happened recently: This month Google will disable Silverlight in chrome definitely, and Microsoft has discontinued ActiveX Plugins in the new Edge browser integrated in Windows10. Microsoft will mainly use DASH, MSE, EME and CENC natively to deal with premium media and DRM's, as many others are doing, also … Continue reading The future of video streaming: Alliance for Open Media
VR is arriving, and I'm still wondering if people will get used to this devices. I have been personally working in some VR projects, and I believe there is a huge potencial for this technology, but In terms of hardware I still think they need to be smaller and confortable for normal users, so I … Continue reading My thoughts about VR
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It's five years already since Steve Jobs published this blog post about Flash (http://www.apple.com/hotnews/thoughts-on-flash/). It was the beginning of the end of Flash Kingdom. In May of this year, Netflix, one of the last big supporters of Silverlight for video streaming, decided to stop using it, due Microsoft announced to stop support for Silverlight on … Continue reading The announced death of Flash
I have had the chances to work in very different cities such as Santiago, Madrid and HongKong. In software development we have working methodologies that can apply to different kind of processes, such as Kanban and Scrum and of course, we have amazing flexible tools like Jira that allows us to implement standardised working flows … Continue reading How to lead people in different countries
Step 1: Check for SSH keys First, we need to check for existing SSH keys on your computer. Open up your Git Bash and type: ls -al ~/.ssh # Lists the files in your .ssh directory, if they exist Check the directory listing to see if you already have a public SSH key. The default public key … Continue reading Generating a SSH key for bitbucket / Linux & windows
Sometimes our applications uses different image sizes for movie posters and grids in general that are not supported by the clients API. This is a solution that allow you to generate thumbnails and cache them. Timthumb is an opensource solution to resize images, and it works very good, but it has a problem, Timthumb cache … Continue reading Nginx, Timthumb and Cache