Articles in “General”

Daala Progress in 2014

The Daala team has been hard at work making improvements to our royalty-free video codec. This year we’ve spent a large amount of effort improving still image coding and building tools to evaluate our performance against other codecs. Video performance … Read more

Mozilla Advances JPEG Encoding with mozjpeg 2.0

We’re pleased to announce the release of mozjpeg 2.0. Early this year, we explained that we started this project to provide a production-quality JPEG encoder that improves compression while maintaining compatibility with the vast majority of deployed decoders. The end … Read more

Introducing the ‘mozjpeg’ Project

Today I’d like to announce a new Mozilla project called ‘mozjpeg’. The goal is to provide a production-quality JPEG encoder that improves compression while maintaining compatibility with the vast majority of deployed decoders. Why are we doing this? JPEG has … Read more