It was uneventful between the 20th and the 26th of April. No 🥎 Weekly Golden Ball this week!

Browsers

Source Date Item
WebKit 2020-04-23 Release Notes for Safari Technology Preview 105
Safari 2020-04-26 Safari 13.1 Release Notes
  • Added support for Picture-in-Picture API.
  • Speed improvements.

Company Blogs

Source Date Item
Bitmovin 2020-04-22 Video Tech Deep-Dive: Live Low Latency Streaming Part 1
Netflix 2020-04-21 How Netflix brings safer and faster streaming experience to the living room on crowded networks…
  • Article on how TLS 1.3 makes Netflix more secure and faster compared to TLS 1.2.
FAME 2020-04-23 Streaming FOKUS´ Virtual Town Hall Meeting

Data

Source Date Item
Conviva SDK 2020-04-22 2.142.6
Conviva SDK 2020-04-22 2.141.6
Conviva SDK 2020-04-23 Release Version 2.142.6
Conviva SDK 2020-04-23 Release Version 2.141.6

Encoders, Transcoders, Packagers

Source Date Item
Azure Media Services 2020-04-20 April 2020
Bitmovin Encoder 2020-04-21 Encoder 2.44.1
Bitmovin Encoder 2020-04-21 Encoder 2.44.0
Encoding.com 2020-04-20 20 April 2020
SVT-AV1 2020-04-19 SVT-AV1 v0.8.2
Verizon Media Platform 2020-04-20 Slicer Monitoring 2.0 Launched
Bitmovin Encoder 2020-04-24 Encoder 2.44.2
SVT-AV1 2020-04-24 SVT-AV1 v0.8.3

Ads

Source Date Item
IMA HTML5 2020-04-22 3.382.1
Prebid.js 2020-04-23 Prebid 3.17.0 Release

Operating Systems

Source Date Item
Xbox One 2020-04-21 OS version: 10.0.19041.1927 (rs_xbox_release_2004.200415-0000)(4)

Platforms

Source Date Item
Android 2020-04-23 Android 11: Developer Preview 3

Players

Source Date Item
Radiant Media Player 2020-04-21 5.7.10
VHS 2020-04-22 v1.13.3
JW Player iOS 2020-04-22 3.12.1
JW Player Web 2020-04-23 v8.13.7
  • No new features.
THEOplayer 2020-04-23 🚀 2.70.0