Radiant Media Player

Version history

  • 4.3.10 - July 21, 2017

    • Adds support for setSrc & getDuration methods with DVR content
    • Adds dvrSeekTo and dvrJumpToLive methods to player API
    • setSrc method can now take an Object as input
    • Fine tunes 360 support detection
    • Removes playsInline setting - this is now automatically set by the player
    • Adds error event to Google analytics plugin
    • Adds html5-mp4Hevc data to Google analytics plugin
    • Removes adloaded event from Google analytics plugin
    • Makes sure API error event just fires when a fatal error is encountered
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-oqyrp9HkidOFyRcmx+X2yLeX4ICBkGqK+vCML6IeTlkD3JV9omoVl0lvZJNqdmTX
  • 4.3.9 - July 19, 2017

    • Updates to rmp-vast 1.0.0 (out of BETA)
    • Updates to hls.js 0.7.11
    • Updates to Shaka player 2.1.5
    • Fine tunes muted autoplay support on mobile devices
    • Removes mutedAutoplayOnMobile setting - muted autoplay on mobile devices is now automatically set when autoplay setting is set to true
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-Ggo8w8n1YzpjVakXZJPalztrxGW+FyGW3zpfLEDd9G/Stx7dpDtGfjV2MfRdGGv7
  • 4.3.8 - July 13, 2017

    • Adds custom player module support
    • Updates 360 video UI and adds support for focal length adjustment
    • Adds video360Fps, video360MinFocalLength, video360MaxFocalLength settings
    • Adds support for DVR streaming in 360 video
    • Adds support for all player skins for 360 video
    • Adds support for all player skins for related content
    • Removes rmp-extralarge sizing class to reduce CSS sizing complexity
    • Simplifies CSS for rmp-mobile class
    • Removes adDisableFlashAds setting as Flash VPAID ads are no loner supported with the IMA SDK
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-AkLbwdonMr72eU0iFvGlNdweNTqK3/pv0PujLQjUxjFy9El2kw7x+zBOpMhJ/UMu
  • 4.3.7 - July 11, 2017

    • Adds adlog event to video ads API for non-fatal errors
    • Minor CSS adjustments to s3 skin
    • Reverts to custom playback for Google IMA ads on iOS 9
    • Updates to three.js r86
    • Properly displays no-support message with 360 video when no fallback is available
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-SsTJQRsUGuvgTxi/Dql9gPiVQ0Kfs/7uZF31tNy3Hc9BJ9/cVEblYx3sjNmQqMFd
  • 4.3.6 - July 6, 2017

    • Fixes a content recovery issue on iOS 9 with VMAP pre-rolls
    • Fixes a localStorage DOM exception on iOS 9 when in private browsing
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-ET3P03CG2zi1KKSPoufvydxn4k4pWr+864KksTsfvs7qRrniLM1JInI2N1iD+c0t
  • 4.3.5 - July 5, 2017

    • This updates focuses on updating support for video ads on iOS 10+ following the several changes made to the Google IMA SDK over the past few weeks
    • Adds support for post-roll video ads with iOS 10+
    • Adds support for skippable video ads on iPhone/iPod with iOS 10+
    • Fixes a bug on iPhone with VMAP mid-roll ads that would cause content to restart from 0 after ad completion
    • Improves fullscreen management of video ads for iOS 10+
    • Removes adDisableCustomPlaybackForIOS10Plus setting - this is managed internally now based on iOS version
    • Polishes design of s3 skin
    • Adds support for Google Cast from Vivaldi browser
    • Updates skins for better rendering of central icons at smaller player sizes
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-5Cd+GBzsbtvSp738My60+A8OrkXid7EBSFUXy5tSKtBC4UnGlWOiksfHwzaBMJqU
  • 4.3.4 - July 4, 2017

    • Releases updated rmp-font for better rendering of player icons
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-cd0IvCVEFW/OQgz2kVBoVVDZB79uxY9e1sYYq4JUdAUOuVlwL2wivYieT5UdzDby
  • 4.3.3 - July 4, 2017

    • Redesigns s3 skin
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-hxCxgyrqx+Z3mZPamoX4eQu8npcsh1EnLNH0FVWXIgIabzjb3HbKf2P2jAp1SfqN
  • 4.3.2 - June 29, 2017

    • Fixes an issue with iframeMode and the 4.3.0 resizing logic
    • At rmp-extrasmall player size make sure related icons does not overlap with cast icon when both are available
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-zb1E/lESss/5Ez8JxeTesxJffnCGUC9OQ6V9tUj+JS5Mk/Kly+L+8CduqVdEFlhE
  • 4.3.1 - June 29, 2017

    • Updates files for new Google Cast custom receiver application
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-AOf6cAVWrwe1lJo2kXuvQ9beYrk7I93XBbEShTiubMdsqt9nt/EVEZuJZ68eSFXW
  • 4.3.0 - June 29, 2017

    • Google Cast
      • New custom receiver application with support for Widevine and ClearKey DRM
      • Adds player settings for Google Cast:
        • googleCastLicenseUrl
        • googleCastLicenseCustomData
        • googleCastProtectionSystem
        • googleCastInitialBandwidth
        • googleCastMetadataType
        • googleCastContentTitle
        • googleCastReleaseDate
      • Makes Google Cast support detection lighter
    • New buffer API
      • Adds bufferstalled and buffernotstalledanymore events
      • Adds buffer API demo page
      • Updated default buffer settings for HLS and DASH based on A/B testing results
      • hlsJSAbrDefaultBandwidthEstimate and dashAbrDefaultBandwidthEstimate defaults are now auto-guess based on device capabilities
      • Removes generic HTML5 video events abort, suspend and stalled from player API
    • DASH
      • Updates to shaka player 2.1.4
      • Re-enabled dashPreferredAudioLanguage setting
      • Makes sure the ABR-selected initial bitrate is properly highlighted within the quality selector menu when player starts
    • HLS
      • Allows passing of custom config to hls.js with hlsJSCustomConfig setting
      • Removes hlsFragLoadingMaxRetry, hlsManifestLoadingMaxRetry, hlsLevelLoadingMaxRetry settings which should now be passed with the hlsJSCustomConfig setting
    • Player
      • Updates resizing logic for faster execution
      • Updates player internal framework for faster execution
      • Fixes an exception that would throw when an error would happen on loading the playlist/related JSON (since 4.2.6)
    • Ads
      • Removes adLinearHideControls setting. The logic for displaying controls when linear ads are displayed is as follows:
        • VPAID linear ads: should not have controls and should not pause on click. The VPAID ad should provide the UI to navigate its content.
        • All other linear ads should have player controls. Controls can be tuned or hidden with CSS using the ads API (getAdOnStage and getAdLinear methods) though this should only be done to support specific use-cases.
      • When autoplay is set with outstream ads makes sure the player UI is reset when an ad-blocker is detected
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-hYfazBDAXz7LfRIzQa1zqXPRG++ZoygB/1XpD1vb+cBk6dbE6kFr/iFPnyyjba9u
  • 4.2.7 - June 27, 2017

    • Sets default for adVpaidMode setting to 'enabled' while investigating a potential issue with IMA SDK for VPAID handling with 'friendlyiframe'
    • Bumps to hls.js 0.7.10
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-C0sSn+J+s5Dqpm+q4b3+LYtSJvBnjJzqVnne0z+m+cWPz2Nkw6pSoBKTkBkt3/R2
  • 4.2.6 - June 19, 2017

    • Adds bitrates.mp4Hevc option to support both MP4 with AVC/AAC and MP4 with HEVC/AAC while allowing the player to select which is best based on device capabilities
    • Adds mp4Hevc to getStreamType API method
    • Prefers native HLS on Samsung Internet on Android mobile devices when possible
    • Adds Samsung Internet on 2017 Tizen TV (DASH only)
    • Adds error recovery mechanism for playlist/related layouts. When an item is found in error the next item in playlist/related is automatically loaded
    • Adds getCurrentPlaylistItemIndex and setPlaylistItem API methods
    • Adds getCurrentRelatedItemIndex and setRelatedItem API methods
    • Adds subresource integrity support to cloud player
    • Cloud player subresource integrity: sha384-EGi0y8DzA+f8Swb6Jwji/w05SNTpAzinQskowCH5kuOM3glKeJFP7+z+afAlie3O
  • 4.2.5 - June 19, 2017

    • Fixes an issue for playing some types of non-linear VPAID ads with IMA SDK
    • Fixes an issue for playing some audio-only AAC/MP3 HLS streams with hls.js
    • Improves fMP4 HLS support with hls.js
  • 4.2.4 - June 14, 2017

    • Adds HEVC support (don't get too excited - very few devices support HEVC at the moment) and docs
    • Adds hasHevcSupport player API method
    • Adds test codecs page
    • Updates guides for FFmpeg and MP4Box for HEVC encoding and DASHing
    • Properly updates UI for modules after a successful error recovery in DASH
    • Fixes a source sourceMappingURL non-blocking error log in MS Edge
  • 4.2.3 - June 10, 2017

    • Updates to Shaka player 2.1.3 (DASH decoder)
    • Improves DASH error management and error recovery process - adds dasherror and dashwarning events
    • Adds getAudioTracks and setAudioTrack API methods for DASH
    • dashtrackschanged event now fires properly when a new period starts
    • Removes dashStreamingUseRelativeCueTimestamps setting - all segmented WebVTT cue timestamps are now segment-relative
    • Removes dashPreferredAudioLanguage and dashPreferredTextLanguage settings - those are guessed from the DASH manifest now
    • Implements error recovery process for MP4/WebM progressive download when multiple renditions are provided and one causes network errors (automatic fallback to another rendition)
    • getBitrates API method now returns active track information as a property (this deprecates the getCurrentBitrateIndex API method)
    • getAudioTracks API method now returns the active audio track as a property
  • 4.2.2 - June 6, 2017

    • Adds audio track API for HLS with getAudioTracks and setAudioTrack metods
    • Adds adinteraction API event (VPAID AdInteraction event - IMA SDK)
    • Adds adLoadVastTimeout setting (IMA SDK)
    • Adds adDisableCustomPlaybackForIOS10Plus setting BETA (IMA SDK)
  • 4.2.1 - June 2, 2017

    • Adds hlsFragLoadingMaxRetry, hlsManifestLoadingMaxRetry, hlsLevelLoadingMaxRetry settings
  • 4.2.0 - June 1, 2017

    • Updates to hls.js 0.7.9 - this brings support to Radiant Media Player for:
      • In-stream WebVTT
      • CEA 608/708 enhancements
      • SAMPLE-AES decryption
      • HLS with fmp4 BETA (fragmented MP4 container)
      • Audio-only HLS in MPEG Audio container (MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer III audio only streams)
      • API events: hlslevelswitching, hlslevelswitched, hlsaudiotrackswitching, hlsaudiotrackswitched, hlssubtitletrackswitch
    • Adds support for Google cast in playlist, related and through the API setSrc method
    • Fixes an inconsistency in pause event handling when received from Google cast device
    • Adds support for passive event listeners (removes warning in latest Chrome)
  • 4.1.3 - May 23, 2017

    • Set default for autoplayDetectionTimeout setting to 8000 (8s) for better accuracy in busy JavaScript/network environments
    • Set default for adAjaxTimeout setting to 8000 (8s)
    • Updated to rmp-vast 0.1.11
    • Now uses rmp-vast.js un-compiled for easier debugging
    • Allow getEnvironment and getFramework API methods to be queried before init call on player
    • Adds navRates setting
  • 4.1.2 - May 6, 2017

    • Adds support for Radiant Media Player in web-based mobile applications (WebView, Cordova, standalone web-app) BETA
    • Adds getWaitingUI and setWaitingUI methods to player API
    • Removes adtagloaded event from Google Analytics integration
    • Prevents double-loading of Google analytics.js in some case scenario
    • Fixed a bug for iframe usage in Firefox related to https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=548397
    • Updates to rmp-vast 0.1.10
    • Improves ad loading UI for rmp-vast
    • Adds adPauseOnClick, adCountDown and labels.ads.controlBarCustomMessage support for rmp-vast
    • Fixes a bug with stopAds/loadAds methods with rmp-vast that would cause player to not restore content UI properly
  • 4.1.1 - May 2, 2017

    • Introduced rmp-detect-autoplay: open-source JavaScript feature detection script for autoplay support in HTML5 video
    • Integrated rmp-detect-autoplay into Radiant Media Player for better accuracy at detecting autoplay support
    • Updated to rmp-vast 0.1.5
    • Added support for adAjaxTimeout, adMaxNumRedirects, labels.ads.skipMessage, labels.ads.skipWaitingMessage and labels.ads.textForClickUIOnMobile settings for rmp-vast in Radiant Media Player
  • 4.1.0 - April 27, 2017

    • Introduced rmp-vast: open-source VAST client
    • Integrated rmp-vast into Radiant Media PlayerPREVIEW
    • Removed adDelayBeforeSkip & adSkipButton player settings - skippable ads are now only available with VAST 3 compliant skippable ads
    • Implements HTMLMediaElement.play() returns a Promise where supported
    • Performance improvement due to faster internal player framework
  • 4.0.28 - April 17, 2017

    • Fix for a non-fatal error message produced by the Google Cast framework in Chrome when multiple player instances are used (Uncaught DOMException: Failed to execute 'registerElement' on 'Document')
  • 4.0.27 - April 14, 2017

    • Added example for HLS server-side ad insertion and ad UI display
    • Server-side ad insertion: when ad UI is on prevent seek keyboard navigation
    • For in-article outstream ads layout do not auto-hide controls
    • Insure that custom playback is used on iOS 10+ for displaying ads through the IMA SDK
  • 4.0.26 - April 12, 2017

    • Added support for dedicated thumbnail files in playlist and related layouts
    • Added playlistEndedLoop and relatedEndedLoop settings
    • Minor CSS and JavaScript improvements for playlist and related
    • Updated loading indicator UI for better accuracy when player is fetching external resources
  • 4.0.25 - April 12, 2017

    • Internal release - no new feature
  • 4.0.24 - April 08, 2017

    • Updated CSS for in-article outstream ads layout for uniformed rendering across devices
    • For in-article outstream ads layout only detect hover states for desktop devices (hover states do not apply on mobile devices)
    • Updated destroy API to best support adOutStreamInArticle, adTagReloadOnEnded settings
    • Updated beacon media files for featureDetectAutoplay setting
  • 4.0.23 - April 07, 2017

    • Added in-article outstream ad layout with adOutStreamInArticle, adOutStreamInArticleMutedAutoplayWithHoverApi settings and implementation example
    • Re-added hlsJSStopDownloadWhilePaused setting (previously available with v3 and now ported to v4)
    • Re-added adTagReloadOnEnded setting (previously available with v3 and now ported to v4)
    • For autoplay feature detection use WebM beacon first over MP4 beacon for better and faster results on Chrome for Android
    • Added hover API examples
  • 4.0.22 - April 06, 2017

    • Internal release - no new feature
  • 4.0.21 - April 05, 2017

    • Added hlsStopLoad and hlsStartLoad API methods
    • Added hlsmanifestparsed API event
    • Added getHlsFragmentBeingPlayedData API method
    • Added hlsfragmentbeingplayedchanged API event
    • Added getAdUI and setAdUI API methods
    • WebM detection for featureDetectAutoplay now relies on an external beacon.webm file for better accuracy
    • Fixed an issue with path resolution of required media files for featureDetectAutoplay when player is used in self-hosted version with pathToRmpFiles default value
  • 4.0.20 - April 03, 2017

    • Added featureDetectAutoplay setting and reworked feature-detection for autoplay support to account for use-cases where the player is dynamically appended to the page
    • Set autoplayDetectionTimeout default to 3000
    • Ad scheduler: when no pre-roll is present previously an aderror event would fire which was not actually representing an ad-related error with the player
    • In HLS when a manifest documents a rendition with a bitrate lower than 10 kbps do not show the bitrate value in the quality module - the main reason for this to happen is when wrong bitrate information are present in an HLS manifest
    • Specified IMA-related logs with a starting "RMP-ads-ima" string when player is in debug mode
  • 4.0.19 - March 31, 2017

    • Added muted autoplay support for video ads on mobile devices
    • Updated feature-based autoplay detection support on mobile devices for better accuracy
    • Added autoplayDetectionTimeout setting
  • 4.0.18 - March 30, 2017

    • Added contentID player setting, getContentID & setContentID API methods
    • Added getLogo & setLogo API methods
    • Added domain whitelisting support for PLATFORM Edition
    • Bump to Shaka Player (internal DASH-decoder) version 2.0.7 - previously version 2.0.5
  • 4.0.17 - March 27, 2017

    • Added full support for DASH multi-period
    • Added dashtrackschanged event to player API
    • Added server-side ad insertion documentation
    • Fixed an issue where the label for quality module would not show as expected in some instances
  • 4.0.16 - March 24, 2017

    • Added support for video ads with 360 video
    • Added support for HLS DVR streaming with audio-only content
    • Google Cast: when content ends on cast device keep the current session active, unless explicitly disconnected by the viewer - in the event a new play is requested the receiving device can display content again faster
  • 4.0.15 - March 23, 2017

    • Internal release - no new feature
  • 4.0.14 - March 22, 2017

    • Added Streamroot support
    • Added iframeAllowed setting
    • Fixed an issue with the loadAds API method that would cause content recovery issues on iOS when called repeatedly
    • Fixed a reference issue with the debug player that would cause DASH decoder to not load in some instances
  • 4.0.12 - March 20, 2017

    • Google Analytics plugin now sends adimpression event instead of adstarted event
    • Fixed a typo for sharingNetworks setting that was previously incorrectly named sharingNetowrks
  • 4.0.11 - March 17, 2017

    • Added Apple FairPlay Streaming support
  • 4.0.10 - March 16, 2017

    • Added getAdPodInfo API method
    • Added getAdvertiserName API method
    • Added getAdCreativeAdId, getAdCreativeId & getAdDealId API methods
    • Added getAdMediaUrl API method
    • Added getAdSurveyUrl API method
    • Added getAdUniversalAdIdRegistry & getUniversalAdIdValue API methods
    • Added adsResponse player setting
    • Added adPlayAdsAfterTime player setting
    • Added adContentDuration, adContentKeywords & adContentTitle player settings
    • Added adForceNonLinearFullSlot player setting
    • Added adDisableFlashAds player setting
    • Added adPpid player setting
    • Added adCompanionBackfill player setting
    • Pre-detect Google Cast support before loading cast_sender.js which can cause unwanted side-effect on MS Edge at playback start
  • 4.0.9 - March 15, 2017

    • Internal release - no new feature
  • 4.0.8 - March 14, 2017

    • PLATFORM Edition release
  • 4.0.7 - March 10, 2017

    • Internal release - no new feature
  • 4.0.6 - March 7, 2017

    • Now using the default receiver application from Google for Google Cast - this notably fixes issues related to aspect ratio on the receiver device. The custom receiver application that was used previously is still available for legacy support purposes
    • Fix an issue where the poster frame would take some extra time to be removed at player start-up with progressive download
    • Fix a deprecation notice warning in browser console (related to "-internal-media-controls-overlay-cast-button") in latest Chrome Canary
    • Adjustment to CSS for colors of the DVR bumper
  • 4.0.5 - March 3, 2017

    • Added sharingNetowrks setting which add customisation to the sharing module including support for: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, Reddit & email
    • Minor optimisation to the feature detection logic
    • For audio-only streaming disable DVR layout as not supported (use live instead)
    • Fixed a potential error when using the destroy method with 360 video
    • Added destroy API example
    • Added getFramework method to player API
  • 4.0.4 - March 2, 2017

    • Internal release - no new feature
  • 4.0.3 - March 1, 2017

    • Correctly display data in Up Next menu in related content when last item is played
    • setSrc API method now correctly works when content has not been initialised
    • Added setSrc API examples to docs
    • Replaced admanagerloaded event with adtagloaded event for better understanding of the ad loading process (admanagerloaded event still available for legacy support)
    • Added adtagloaded & adloaded to Google Analytics reporting
  • 4.0.2 - February 28, 2017

    • Fixed JSON-based related/playlist that would not work with MP4 or WebM progressive download.
    • Added getEnvironment to player API
  • 4.0.1 - February 24, 2017

    • Re-added resize method to the player API that went missing with 4.0.0 release
    • Disabling muted autoplay of video ads on iOS. A recent update of the Google IMA SDK caused an inconsistent behaviour on iOS - so the mutedAutoplayOnMobile is now disabled when using video ads on iOS. This feature will be re-enabled as soon as possible. The mutedAutoplayOnMobile continues to work as expected on mobile devices when not used with ads.
    • Minor adjustments to CSS shadows
    • When dodgy values for bitrate/height data are found in a HLS or DASH manifest do not show them in HD module - instead show default values
  • 4.0.0 - February 20, 2017

    • Related content
      • Added related content support with JSON input
      • Up next and discovery overlay support
    • Playlist
      • Updated playlist support with JSON input
      • Updated playlist design
    • DASH
    • 360 video
      • Official release for 360 video support in Radiant Media Player
      • Added support for macOS Safari
      • Added support for progressive download with 360 video
    • Player
      • Added playsInline settings
      • Playback rate values from the nav setting now ranges from x0.25 to x4
      • Rewrote fullscreen management for faster entering/exiting fullscreen
      • Backup streaming URL (backupBitrates setting) is now supported for progressive download
      • Added webmCodecs setting for easier targeting of specific WebM codecs combination
      • Logo for logo setting can now be provided as JPEG, PNG or GIF
      • In HLS or DASH when bitrate changes in ABR auto mode the bitrate selector module now indicates which bitrate is currently playing
      • Added vtt.js support for macOS Safari (external WebVTT captions)
      • Default buffer length for HLS & DASH is now unified at 60 seconds
      • Minimum buffer length value for HLS & DASH is now set to 10 seconds
      • Removed displayStreams setting
      • Updated noSupportInstallChrome player label default
      • Preload setting now only has effect for progressive download & native HLS
      • Enabled proper iframe policy as per terms of service
    • Audio-only
      • Added support for M4A & MP3 progressive download
      • Updated layout for audio-only player
      • Removed audio-only with poster layout - this would need to be built on top of the audio-only player now
    • Ads
      • Updated ad-loading mechanism allowing for faster rendering
      • Improved chain ad-loading
      • Improved outstream ad coverage on older device/browsers
      • Added adAutoplayOnlyPreroll setting
      • Set default of adVpaidMode to 'friendlyiframe'
      • Set default of adUseWatermarkCountdownAndMessage to true
      • Removed adRemainingTimeColor setting - this is now set based on CSS accent color
    • Flash
      • Deprecated Flash fallback support - Flash support is now limited to essential functionalities for legacy browsers and will be progressively phased out of Radiant Media Player
    • HLS
      • Added hlsJSAbrDefaultBandwidthEstimate setting
      • Added hlsJSBWFactor setting
      • Added hlsJSAppleAppStoreCompliance setting
      • Added player API methods & events for HLS streaming: getHlsManifestData, getHlsLevelData, getHlsFragmentData methods & hlsmanifestloaded, hlslevelloaded, hlsfragmentloaded, hlsabradaptationchange events
      • Added support for #EXT-X-PROGRAM-DATE-TIME through getHlsEpochProgramDateTime & getHlsRawProgramDateTime API methods
      • Added full support for #EXT-X-DISCONTINUITY & #EXT-X-DISCONTINUITY-SEQUENCE
      • Removed hlsJSStopDownloadWhilePaused setting
      • Removed useNativeHlsOverHlsJS setting
      • Renamed hlsjserror event to hlserror & hlsjswarning event to hlswarning
      • Renamed hlsjsinstancecreated event to hlsinstancecreated
      • Bump to hls.js 0.6.21
    • Player API
      • Completely reworked setSrc API with support for update in video/audio tracks - it also supports DASH and live content now
      • Added getReady method
      • Simplified retuned values for getStreamType method
      • Added getBufferLength method
      • Added getLoop, getControls, getContentTitle, getContentDescription & getPoster methods
      • Added setContentTitle & setContentDescription methods
      • Renamed toggleFullscreen method to setFullscreen
      • setBitrate method does not require a type parameter anymore
      • Added destroyerror & fullscreenerror events
    • CSS
      • Updated CSS sizing classes: .rmp-extrasmall, .rmp-small, .rmp-medium, .rmp-large & .rmp-extralarge are now available
      • Added overflow support for text content within player modules
      • Added 360.less, related.less, playlist.less, audio-only.less files for more consistent breakdown of player CSS
      • Updated CSS ready detection for faster time-to-ready
      • Fixed a layout issue with play/pause button in s4 skin
      • Fixed minor CSS issues while player is in casting mode
      • Renamed .rmp-i-share class to .rmp-i-sharing
      • Renamed .rmp-i-streams class to .rmp-i-hd
      • Moved CSS lint to stylelint
    • Player builds
      • New player build process to generate production/debug player builds
      • Production player is faster and lighter
      • Added debugLevel setting
    • Analytics
      • Added gaNamedTracker setting for Google Analytics
      • Removed getPercentHeatMap method which was redundant with getRawHeatMap method
      • Renamed trackingId setting to gaTrackingId

  • 3.10.16 - March 17, 2017

    • Pre-detect Google Cast support before loading cast_sender.js which can cause unwanted side-effect on MS Edge at playback start
  • 3.10.15 - March 2, 2017

    • Disabling muted autoplay of video ads on iOS. A recent update of the Google IMA SDK caused an inconsistent behaviour on iOS - so the mutedAutoplayOnMobile is now disabled when using video ads on iOS. This feature will be re-enabled as soon as possible. The mutedAutoplayOnMobile continues to work as expected on mobile devices when not used with ads.
    • Bump to hls.js 0.6.21
  • 3.10.14 - January 30, 2017

    • Disabled asset preloading for VMAP adTags in HTML5 video as it could cause content recovery issues with some pod configurations containing several ads - if you are using VMAP this is a recommended update
    • Bump to hls.js 0.6.19
  • 3.5.0 - August 19, 2016

    • Device support
      • Added Xbox One MS Edge support.
      • Pre-test for iOS 10 release.
    • Improvements
      • Completely rebuilt Google Analytics plugin.
      • Added black background for chained TV-like video ads.
      • Added counter for ad pods in VMAP (HTML5-video ads only).
      • Set dashAndroid setting default to true.
      • Added preload = 'none' support for MPEG-DASH and Flash.
      • getStreamType API method now also returns hlsflash and mp4flash.
      • Added adMaxNumRedirects setting.
      • Added useNativeHlsOverHlsJS setting.
      • Added hlsWithH264Mp3Support setting.
      • Re-enabled file:// protocol support but without support for specific file:// enabled environment.
      • Removed some extra processing for feature detection of playback rate.
      • Added dashXhrWithCredentials setting
      • MPEG-DASH bitrate switching is now faster
      • Added MPEG-DASH events:
        • manifestloaded
        • periodswitchstarted
        • periodswitchcompleted
        • qualitychangestarted
        • qualitychangecompleted
        • streaminitialized
    • Bug fixes
      • Using the player API for multiple instance of Flash players could cause collision of some methods
      • HLS-MSE now correctly fires the error event and display an error message on network error
      • Fixed a bug that was preventing fullscreen events to fire after a video ad has been played in flash
  • 3.0.0 30th April 2016

    • Refactor
      • Code base is now ES2015 JavaScript and compiled to ES5 with Babel
    • Added
      • HLS to HTML5 video on Desktop and mobile support (MSE-based)
      • TV like video ads experience
      • getBitrates getCurrentBitrateIndex getPlaybackRate getHlsId3TagSamples getFullscreen showCaptions hideCaptions API methods
      • hlslevelswitch hlsid3tagparsingcompleted destroycompleted API events
      • destroy API methods with update player examples
      • Customisable player labels
      • Fallback streaming URLs
      • Outstream video ads
      • initialVolume setting
      • Player hints for module (sharing, quality, speed ...)
      • dashCapLevelToStage setting
      • In-manifest CEA 608, WebVTT, TTML or EBU-TT-D captions for MPEG-DASH
      • backgroundColor setting
      • For MPEG-DASH download of chunks is now paused when player is in pause
      • Flash VPAID in HTML5 player
    • Changed
      • Set friendlyiframe as default for VPAID HTML5
      • adSchedule items must be passed as array
      • Bitrates information are now simplified as string (dash, hls) or simple array (mp4, webm)
      • Bitrates MPEG-DASH information are now bitrates.dash instead of bitrates.dash264
      • hlsToFlash setting is now enabled by default and cannot be disabled
      • Renamed defaultFlashAudioLabel to flashDefaultAudioLabel setting
      • getCurrentTime getDuration getVolume getTimeViewed getPercentViewed getTimeReady methods now returns -1 when not available
      • Setting ad-block detected custom message is now done with adBlockMessage setting
      • Playlist layout now based on destroy + update player API methods
    • Improved/bug fixes
      • Skin UI
      • Flash VPAID in Flash player
      • Error layout
      • Preloading behaviour for MPEG-DASH (only metadata are now loaded)
      • Seeking UI with MPEG-DASH and Android devices
    • Removed
      • setSrc API methods
      • autoNext feature from Playlist
      • adFlashTagWaterfall and adFlashTagUrl settings
      • dashFirefox setting (enabled by default now)
      • adForceNonLinearFullSlot setting
      • adBlockDetectedRestrictive adBlockDetectedRestrictiveMessage adBlockDetectedPermissiveMessage settings
      • defaultDashAudioTrack setting - now auto-guess from Manifest

  • 2.0.0 18th August 2015

    • Added Windows 10 support
    • New more flexible trial edition
    • Introduced Radiant Media Player R1, R2 and R3 editions
    • New Flash fallback with added features: new layout, multiple audio tracks support, SRT closed captions
    • Improved Apple HLS support: manual or auto bitrate switching, multiple audio tracks support
    • Added debug mode to the player
    • Added legacy mobile platforms support
    • New playback modifier module
    • New video loading and buffering module
    • New CSS skinning model with 5 pre-built skins
    • Improved HTML5 video ads module: ad waterfalling, ad scheduling (VMAP 1.0.1), universal skip button, better mobile support
    • New MPEG-DASH DASH264 decoder
    • Updated unified JavaScript API for HTML5 + Flash
    • Unified keyboard control HTML5 + Flash
    • Unified Google Analytics module HTML5 + Flash
    • Added prototype for file:// support BETA
    • Various minor bug fixes
    • In an effort to make our player better we have had to remove some features: WebM Dash support (this has been back with 2.2), design lab, RTMP support for Flash

  • 1.0.0 28th January 2015 OUT OF BETA