Who is a "local" partecipant?
Hi, I don't understand what is the meaning of "local" partecipant. Is the owner? Is a team member? thanks
Getting Started with Daily Prebuilt: Live Demo Recording, Q&A follow up
ICYMI: Here's a recording of the live demo that took place on Nov 30: Getting Started with Daily Prebuilt There are a few questions that were asked during the demo that we will follow up on below. If you have additional questions, post them in the comments!
What's your most unique/offbeat/weird use of "app-message" events or data channels?
I've recently used Daily's "app-message" events to make a small demo of a cursor sharing implementation, which made me think about other creative use cases for this kind of client-side event. I'm curious about others' unique use cases of either "app-message" or just data channels. What was the most offbeat or cool thing…
Bug for devs with monorepos + expo bare workflow
Hey everyone, I'm just posting this here in case it could be helpful for daily's docs as I had this issue and it took me about 2 days to figure it out. It seems Daily react-native js is not compatible with metro's option to disable hierarchical lookup. Line in metro.config.js would be:…
How Threads prototyped Voice Chat (cross-browser, realtime) in a weekend
👋 I'm psyched to share this blog post from Mehdi Kazi at Threads. The team at Threads is building a Slack replacement designed for makers. It's fun to read how they are using Daily along the way! If you'd like to share how your team is working with WebRTC and Daily on peerConnection, send me a message.
Audio will never capture the hearts of social media users. WDYT?
This article was dropped in Daily Slack last week, and I instantly thought, let's take it to peerConnection and see what everyone thinks! The author examines a handful of audio platforms and projects then declares NEVER! NEVER will audio capture hearts on the internet! Okay, the title is definitely crafted to make you…
What questions do you have about the W3C and its WebRTC Working Group?
Today, we open a special thread with our own @vr000m aka Dr. Varun Singh who is the Chief Product and Technology Officer at Daily and a W3C Invited Expert participating in the WebRTC Working Group. This is your chance to find out more from someone who works directly with the W3C to define client-side APls that enable…
Your camera: built in or external?
Which type of web camera do you prefer to use? Tell us why in the comments.
Cloudflare Calls private beta
Cloudflare published a blog post today titled Build real-time video and audio apps on the world’s most interconnected network In keeping with Clouflare's tradition of substantive, creative developer marketing, there's a lot of good explainer material about how WebRTC works and some fun framing. (The post says that…
Entry points into libwebrtc code
The open source libwebrtc WebRTC implementation is the basis of the WebRTC functionality in Chrome, Edge, and Safari. It's also used in many non-browser client implementations, including Daily's native SDKs. Understanding how libwebrtc does things like bandwidth estimation and simulcast configuration can be very helpful at…