Matthew McClure

Matthew McClure

Co-founder, Head of Technology & Community
Creator of Demuxed and wrangler of meetup speakers. Used to write a lot of React and Elixir code. Still do sometimes, but used to, too.
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02/03/20

An interview with DatoCMS

Matthew McClureDylan Jhaveriby Matthew & Dylan
4 min read
See how DatoCMS uses Mux to power video for customers using their headless CMS product.
An interview with DatoCMS
See how DatoCMS uses Mux to power video for customers using their headless CMS product.
11/14/19

The New Video.js Themes

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
5 min read
The ability to easily theme Video.js via a little CSS is one of the project's super powers. Sure, it can play back all the formats you need right out of the box and is easily extended via plugins, bu ...
The New Video.js Themes
The ability to easily theme Video.js via a little CSS is one of the project's super powers. Sure, it can play back all the formats you need right out of the box and is easily extended via plugins, bu ...
09/24/19

Why we speak

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
3 min read
At Mux, we encourage everyone across all teams to participate in speaking opportunities. Read about why we feel so strongly about its value.
Why we speak
At Mux, we encourage everyone across all teams to participate in speaking opportunities. Read about why we feel so strongly about its value.
07/25/19

Canvas: Do cool stuff with video in the browser

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
7 min read
The `video` element is a thing of beauty except that beauty crumbles like dust through our fingers when you need to modify the content in any way.
Canvas: Do cool stuff with video in the browser
The `video` element is a thing of beauty except that beauty crumbles like dust through our fingers when you need to modify the content in any way.
06/24/19

Abstracting Our Redux Confirmation Modal Pattern

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
3 min read
Our Redux store was getting littered with confirmation-modal specific actions. Enter the first Redux Sagas pattern that felt like it was helping to simplify a difficult problem in our application.
Abstracting Our Redux Confirmation Modal Pattern
Our Redux store was getting littered with confirmation-modal specific actions. Enter the first Redux Sagas pattern that felt like it was helping to simplify a difficult problem in our application.
04/16/19

Building your own video platform: Personal CMS using Airtable and ZEIT Now

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
7 min read
With ZEIT’s Now, we can easily build applications that interact with our Airtable database's API. We can wire them all together and build our own video CMS.
Building your own video platform: Personal CMS using Airtable and ZEIT Now
With ZEIT’s Now, we can easily build applications that interact with our Airtable database's API. We can wire them all together and build our own video CMS.
02/01/19

Node & Elixir SDK Updates: Signed URL JWT Helpers and more!

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
2 min read
We spend a lot of time thinking about how we can make our products easy and fun to work with. Our public API is something we hope people find intuitive and reasonable, but the last thing you want to ...
We spend a lot of time thinking about how we can make our products easy and fun to work with. Our public API is something we hope people find intuitive and reasonable, but the last thing you want to ...
12/17/18

Introducing Direct Uploads

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
3 min read
We’re thrilled to announce that getting your videos into Mux just got a little easier. 🙂 Starting today, you can now push content directly to Mux. 🎉 Up until now, if you wanted to create a new Mux ...
Introducing Direct Uploads
We’re thrilled to announce that getting your videos into Mux just got a little easier. 🙂 Starting today, you can now push content directly to Mux. 🎉 Up until now, if you wanted to create a new Mux ...
08/16/18

Instant GIFs! For animated video thumbnails and...whatever

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
4 min read
Our nifty new feature can instantly create a GIF from video. Just GET a URL and you can create a 5-10 second animated GIF from any part of a video.
Instant GIFs! For animated video thumbnails and...whatever
Our nifty new feature can instantly create a GIF from video. Just GET a URL and you can create a 5-10 second animated GIF from any part of a video.
08/14/18

Per-title encoding @ Scale

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
17 min read
The venerable Nick Chadwick spoke at Facebook's Video @Scale about Mux's approach to per-title encoding using machine learning. If you missed @ Scale, here's a recording of the talk along with a t ...
The venerable Nick Chadwick spoke at Facebook's Video @Scale about Mux's approach to per-title encoding using machine learning. If you missed @ Scale, here's a recording of the talk along with a t ...
07/26/17

It's your data, build things with it: Announcing public beta access to our API

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
3 min read
We're proud to call ourselves a developer-focused company. We want developers to want to use our products and actually enjoy it when they do. When we build new features or tools, we want the perso ...
It's your data, build things with it: Announcing public beta access to our API
We're proud to call ourselves a developer-focused company. We want developers to want to use our products and actually enjoy it when they do. When we build new features or tools, we want the perso ...
06/30/17

So we redid our charts... (Part II: Graphing, React-ing, and maybe a little crying)

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
12 min read
Part 2/2 in a series on how we revamped the charts in our video analytics product. We'll explore a few charting libraries and talk about how we picked ours.
So we redid our charts... (Part II: Graphing, React-ing, and maybe a little crying)
Part 2/2 in a series on how we revamped the charts in our video analytics product. We'll explore a few charting libraries and talk about how we picked ours.
01/20/17

Announcing Alerting

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
3 min read
One of the core beliefs we have at Mux is that everything we do should help customers improve their platform and viewer experience. We help them understand the overall health of their video delivery ...
One of the core beliefs we have at Mux is that everything we do should help customers improve their platform and viewer experience. We help them understand the overall health of their video delivery ...