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PRESS RELEASE: HESP Alliance demonstrates five HESP-ready solutions at NAB Show 2022

Logo of the HESP Alliance

Leuven, Belgium – April 19, 2022 – The HESP Alliance will showcase five HESP-ready solutions at NAB Show 2022. These solutions leverage the High-Efficiency Streaming Protocol (“HESP”) and are pioneers in adopting this disruptive protocol. The HESP Alliance demonstrates these solutions …

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How to enable out of app picture-in-picture on iOS and Android

A smartphone demonstrating the picture in picture feature

  Picture-in-picture Meet Picture-in-picture (PiP), the feature that allows you to continue watching a video while interacting with others sites or applications. The PiP video floats on top of another window and can be moved around the screen. Depending on the available platform contr …

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PRESS RELEASE: THEO Technologies launches hesp.live, the first HTTP-based real-time video API at scale

hesp.live is the first HTTP-based real-time video API at scale

 

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Going Big Screen: Should I use a Native Player or Leverage MSE/ EME in LG WebOS?

Listen to this blog: Your browser does not support the audio element. Previously, we’ve covered how to bring your applications to LG webOS and 6 things to keep in mind when considering LG webOS’s native video player.In this blog, we will talk about which approach is the most suitable …

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Going Big Screen: How to Deliver video to LG WebOS using MSE/EME APIs

Listen to this blog: Your browser does not support the audio element. THIS IS A SNIPPET OF OUR “GOING BIG SCREEN: BRINGING VIDEO TO LG WEBOS” GUIDE WHICH YOU CAN DOWNLOAD HERE. Previously, we’ve covered how to bring your applications to LG webOS, and 6 things to keep in mind when cons …

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Going Big Screen: A Complete List of Limitations for Native WebOS Media Player

Listen to this blog: Your browser does not support the audio element. THIS IS A SNIPPET OF OUR “GOING BIG SCREEN: BRINGING VIDEO TO LG WEBOS” GUIDE WHICH YOU CAN DOWNLOAD HERE. In the previous blogpost, we’ve covered how to bring your applications to LG webOS, and touched on the two a …

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Going Big Screen: How to bring your apps to LG WebOS?

Listen to this blog: Your browser does not support the audio element. THIS IS A SNIPPET FROM OUR “GOING BIG SCREEN: BRINGING VIDEO TO LG WEBOS” GUIDE WHICH YOU CAN DOWNLOAD HERE. “Streaming is gaining ground over traditional viewing” is something we’ve heard before. “The big screen is …

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Cross platform media delivery: A sea of choices and an ocean of challenges

The streaming wars are on. If you don’t believe me, just look at the sheer amount of different streaming services which are available, especially as this amount is ever growing. While the average budget spent on streaming services is rising as well, there is no doubt that streaming se …

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Low-Latency Everywhere: How to Implement LL-HLS Across Platforms

With the publication of the iOS 14 family last September, Apple has officially released LL-HLS support across its ecosystem. The Apple device family, which spans iPhones, iPads and Apple TVs has a significant market share. With about 25% of mobile devices worldwide running iOS, and th …

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Chrome's Autoplay Policy: what you need to know

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You might have noticed that lately, when you land on a website, your video starts playing without sound. This is the result of the new Chrome autoplay policy, which blocks sound from automatically playing without user consent. But what is this new policy and how will this affect media …

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