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Update: Versie 3.0.10 van VLC Media Player

Het open-coomunity achter VLC mediplayer heeft nieuwe updates uitgebracht voor de mediaplayer. In versie 3.0 is onder meer ondersteuning voor Chromecast toegevoegd, zodat video´s draaloos afgespeeld kunnen worden op alle apparaten met Chromecast ondersteuning. Verder is er hardwareversnelling voor het decoderen van 4k- en 8k-video, ondersteuning voor HDR, weergave van 360-gradenvideo’s en 3D audio, toegang tot netwerklocaties via onder meer smb, ftp en nfs. Nu is het mogelijk om Twitch video´s te af te spelen in de player.

Changes in version 3.0.10:
Update Twitch & VLSub scripts
Changes in version

Properly bump the version in
Changes in version

Fix VLSub returning 401 for earch request
Changes in version 3.0.9:
Work around busy looping when playing an invalid item through VLM

Multiple dvdread and dvdnav crashs fixes
Fixed DVD glitches on clip change
Fixed dvdread commands/data sequence inversion in some cases causing unwanted glitches
Better handling of authored as corrupted DVD
Added libsmb2 support for SMB2/3 shares

Fix TTML entities not passed to decoder
Fixed some WebVTT styling tags being not applied
Misc raw H264/HEVC frame rate fixes
Fix adaptive regression on TS format change (mostly HLS)
Fixed MP4 regression with twos/sowt PCM audio
Fixed some MP4 raw quicktime and ms-PCM audio
Fixed MP4 interlacing handling
Multiple adaptive stack (DASH/HLS/Smooth) fixes
Enabled Live seeking for HLS
Fixed seeking in some cases for HLS
Improved Live playback for Smooth and DASH
Fixed adaptive unwanted end of stream in some cases
Faster adaptive start and new buffering control options

Fixes H264/HEVC incomplete draining in some cases
packetizer_helper: Fix potential trailing junk on last packet
Added missing drain in packetizers that was causing missing last frame or audio
Improved check to prevent fLAC synchronization drops

avcodec: revector video decoder to fix incomplete drain
spudec: implemented palette updates, fixing missing subtitles on some DVD
Fixed WebVTT CSS styling not being applied on Windows/macOS
Fixed Hebrew teletext pages support in zvbi
Fixed Dav1d aborting decoding on corrupted picture
Extract and display of all CEA708 subtitles
Update libfaad to 2.9.1
Add DXVA support for VP9 Profile 2 (10 bits)
Mediacodec aspect ratio with Amazon devices

Audio output:
Added support for iOS audiounit audio above 48KHz
Added support for amem audio up to 384KHz

Video output:
Fix for opengl glitches in some drivers
Fix GMA950 opengl support on macOS
YUV to RGB StretchRect fixes with NVIDIA drivers
Use libpacebo new tone mapping desaturation algorithm

Text renderer:
Fix crashes on macOS with SSA/ASS subtitles containing emoji
Fixed unwanted growing background in Freetype rendering and Y padding
Fixed some YUV mappings

Use a layer based video output on 10.14 and higher, which should fix various rendering issues where the vout would glitch between a wrong size and the correct size. Additionally this works around OpenGL issues with Macs that have a dedicated NVIDIA GPU, which caused rendering artifacts in the whole OS, especially when the “Reduce transparency” accessibility option is used
Remove qtsound module and add avaudiocapture module as replacement
Fix audio capture on macOS Catalina by using avaudiocapture
Inform the user in case OS permissions are missing for certain actions
Fix Apple Remote support on macOS Catalina
Add support for pausing Apple Music on macOS Catalina
Fix UPnP discovery crash without an active network interface
Fix rare placement issues with fullscreen panel
Fix problem in audio output remembering the last device configuration in digital mode
Service Discovery:
Update libmicrodns to 0.1.2

Update YouTube, SoundCloud and Vocaroo scripts: this restores playback of YouTube URLs.
Add missing .wpl & .zpl file associations on Windows
Improved chromecast audio quality

Chromecast voor VLC mediaplayer 3.0

VideoLan brengt VLC 3.0-update uit met Chromecast-ondersteuning

Het bedrijf achter populaire videospeler VLC heeft hun eigen applicatie uitgebreid met Chromecast ondersteuning. Ook hebben ze hardwareversnelling voor 4k- en 8k-decoding verbeterd. Andere vernieuwingen zijn ondersteuning voor HDR, weergave van 360-gradenvideo’s en 3d audio, toegang tot netwerklocaties via onder meer smb, ftp en nfs. Ook de ondersteuning voor audio codecs zijn aanzienlijk verbeterd. Voor alle nieuwe opties kan je op deze pagina kijken.

VLC voor iOS 2.6.0

VideoLAN and the VLC development team are excited to announce a major version of VLC for iOS today, which adds support for Apple Watch to remote control and browse the library on iPhone, a mini player and large number of improvements through-out the app.
It will be available on the App Store shortly.

VLC 2.2.1 Nieuwe versie

Videolan heeft een nieuwe versie voor VLC mediaplayer uitgebracht VLC 2.2.1

VideoLAN and the VLC development team are releasing today VLC 2.2.1, named “Terry Pratchett”.
This first stable release of the “WeatherWax” version of VLC fixes most of the important bugs reported of VLC 2.2.0.
VLC 2.2.0, a major version of VLC, introduced accelerated auto-rotation of videos, 0-copy hardware acceleration, support for UHD codecs, playback resume, integrated extensions and more than 1000 bugs and improvements.
2.2.0 release was the first release to have versions for all operating systems, including mobiles (iOS, Android, WinRT).
More info on our release page

VLC for Android 1.2.1, for WinRT & Windows Phone 1.2.1 and for iOS 2.5.0

VideoLAN and the VLC development team are happy to release updates for all three mobile platforms today.
VLC for Android received support for audio playlists, improved audio quality, improvements to the material design interface, including the black theme and switch to audio mode. Further, it is a major update for Android TV adding support for media discovery via UPnP, with improvements for recommendations and gamepads.
VLC for Windows Phone and WinRT received partial hardware accelerated decoding allowing playback of HD contents of certain formats as well as further iterations on the user interface.
For VLC for iOS, we focused on improved cloud integration adding support for iCloud Drive, OneDrive and, a 10-band equalizer as well as sharing of the media library on the local network alongside an improved playback experience.
All updates will be available on the respective stores later today. We hope that you like them as much as we do.