This is what happened between the 3rd and 9th of August:

Browsers

Source Date Item
Firefox Nightly News 2020-08-07 These Weeks in Firefox: Issue 77

Organizations

Source Date Item
Google Developers Blog 2020-08-06 Introducing Cast Connect: a better way to integrate Google Cast directly into your Android TV apps
Mozilla Hacks 2020-08-04 Changes to SameSite Cookie Behavior – A Call to Action for Web Developers
  • Default value is now Lax instead of None.

Company Blogs

Source Date Item
AWS Media 2020-08-06 Getting Started with AWS Cloud Video Editing
AWS Media 2020-08-05 Using Amazon Interactive Video Service Timed Metadata – Part 2
AWS Media 2020-08-05 Using Amazon Interactive Video Service Timed Metadata – Part 1
AWS Media 2020-08-04 The transformation of live event streaming with AWS Elemental Link
BBC 2020-08-03 Bringing darkness to the BBC Sounds mobile apps
Bitmovin 2020-08-05 Battle of the Video Codecs: VP9 vs HEVC
Eyevinn Technology 2020-08-07 How video will be consumed
Mux 2020-08-04 2020: The Summer of Making Powered by Hack Club
THEOplayer 2020-08-06 ABR para un uso más eficiente del ancho de banda [Spanish]

Encoders, Transcoders, Packagers

Source Date Item
AWS MediaPackage 2020-08-07 Support for SCTE-35 EXT-X-DATERANGE tag
AWS MediaTailor 2020-08-05 Clarification around EXT-X-CUE-OUT duration attribute for bumpers
Shaka Packager 2020-08-05 v2.4.3
Verizon Media Platform 2020-08-04 Slicer Release 20072100

Frameworks

Source Date Item
Flutter 2020-08-05 1.20.0

Ads

Source Date Item
IAB Tech Lab 2020-08-04 IAB Tech Lab, Project Rearc and the Partnership for Responsible Addressable Media
IMA iOS 2020-08-05 3.12.0
Prebid.js 2020-08-05 Prebid 4.2.0 Release
SIMID 2020-08-06 Added comments for what each chunk of code does.

Operating Systems

Source Date Item
Windows 2020-08-05 Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 20185

Platforms

Source Date Item
Android 2020-08-06 Android 11 final Beta update, official release coming soon!
Android 2020-08-05 Leverage the In-App Review API for your Google Play reviews

Players

Source Date Item
Bitmovin Web 2020-08-04 Web 8.41.0
Bitmovin iOS 2020-08-05 iOS 2.50.0
Bitmovin iOS 2020-08-05 iOS 2.49.1
Bitmovin Android 2020-08-04 Android 2.50.0
hls.js 2020-08-07 v0.14.8
THEOplayer 2020-08-04 2020.3.1