Using Hardware Acceleration on MacOS with FFmpeg

Video encoding with x264 and x265 takes a lot of CPU usage. This is because you’re using a software encoder. The whole encoding is done in software and this is executed on your CPU. Modern Macs have a hardware encoder on board. But how to use it with FFmpeg? We...

Service StackHub will discontinue on End of June 2020

OVH has closed their cloud storage hubiC for new registrations over two years ago. For more information about this follow the article published vom OVH: The hubiC service is now closed to new subscriptions So I have decided to close also the service StackHub on the...

Using FFmpeg as a HLS streaming server – Overview

During the time a series of articles regarding using FFmpeg as a HLS streaming server has been published. This article is an overview on all published articles: Using FFmpeg as a HLS streaming server (Part 1) – HLS Basics Using FFmpeg as a HLS streaming server (Part...