This is what happened in online video between 6 and 12 April in 2020.

Browsers

Source Date Item
Firefox Beta 2020-04-07 76.0beta
  • Double-clicking PiP puts the player in fullscreen.
Firefox Nightly 2020-04-06 77.0a1
Firefox Nightly News 2020-04-06 These Weeks in Firefox: Issue 72
WebKit 2020-04-08 Release Notes for Safari Technology Preview 104
  • Add support for WebRTC HEVC.

Company Blogs

Source Date Item
Eyevinn Technology 2020-04-06 Javascript Libraries for HLS Manifest Manipulation
Dailymotion 2020-04-10 How Dailymotion and CANAL+ managed to host a PR screening… with cinemas closed
FAME 2020-04-06 dash.js – Common-Media-Client-Data

Encoders, Transcoders, Packagers

Source Date Item
Bitmovin Encoder 2020-04-07 Encoder 2.43.0
Verizon Media Platform 2020-04-06 Slicer Release 20031300

Frameworks

Source Date Item
React Native 2020-04-08 v0.62.2

Ads

Source Date Item
Prebid.js 2020-04-07 Prebid 3.15.0 Release
IMA HTML5 2020-04-09 3.379.2
  • Updated the handling of VPAID ads to no longer spawn new video elements. Previously, IMA would create a new video element for VPAID ads when the element provided by the publisher did not function as expected.

Players

Source Date Item
Video.js 2020-04-06 v7.8.0
Bitmovin Web 2020-04-07 Web 8.32.1
ExoPlayer 2020-04-08 r2.11.4
JW Player Android 2020-04-10 3.12.1