This is what happened between the 5th and the 11th of October.

Browsers

Source Date Item
Chromium 2020-10-07 Chrome is deploying HTTP/3 and IETF QUIC
WebKit 2020-10-08 Release Notes for Safari Technology Preview 114
  • Added support for lazy iframe loading!
  • Small improvements to PiP, HDCP (for Netflix) and 'sleeping'.

Organizations

Source Date Item
Dash IF 2020-10-06 DASH-IF publishes a series of updates and extensions for the next IOP version and CPIX.

Company Blogs

Source Date Item
Bitmovin 2020-10-06 How to Trust Your Player #3: How to Secure Your Content in Challenging Streaming Environments
Hotstar 2020-10-08 Machine Vision in Test Automation
Hotstar 2020-10-05 Hotstar’s Journey from EC2 to containers

Data

Source Date Item
Conviva SDK 2020-10-07 Release 4.0.7
Conviva SDK 2020-10-07 Release 4.0.6

Encoders, Transcoders, Packagers

Source Date Item
Bitmovin Encoder 2020-10-06 Encoder 2.55.0
Verizon Media Platform 2020-10-09 Ad Profile Matching

Ads

Source Date Item
IAB Tech Lab 2020-10-08 SIMID 1.1 Updates Add Support For Nonlinear Ads
IMA HTML5 2020-10-07 3.416.2
IMA HTML5 2020-10-05 3.415.1
Prebid.js 2020-10-08 Prebid 4.11.0 Release

Players

Source Date Item
Bitmovin Web 2020-10-08 Web 8.45.2
hls.js 2020-10-08 v0.14.14
hls.js 2020-10-06 v1.0.0-alpha.1
  • Initial support for Apple's LL-HLS.
JW Player Android 2020-10-07 3.18.0
JW Player iOS 2020-10-09 3.18.1
Shaka Player 2020-10-07 v3.0.5
Shaka Player 2020-10-06 v2.5.17
VHS 2020-10-06 v2.2.2
Video.js 2020-10-06 v7.9.7
JW Player Web 2020-10-06 v8.17.7

Programming Languages

Source Date Item
Swift 2020-10-07 Announcing Swift Algorithms