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Example / Sample of HLS Streaming player with video m3u8 with demo

March 2, 2016 3:12 am

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How to embed HLS video player m3u8 video (various streaming methods) HTTP Live Streaming requires a metadata pointer file called m3u8 (e.g. ‘myvideo.m3u8’). The .m3u8 file is a...

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Android HLS Streaming & Encoding, Getting Android & iOS video together

March 4, 2015 11:29 am

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Here is a ‘how to’ overview of some best practices for HLS streaming transcoding to Android and iOS without needing to do it twice. Keep in mind that...

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Why has Netflix’s Transition to 4k HEVC been so challenging so far

January 20, 2015 8:43 pm

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Netflix’s chief product officer, Neil Hunt, talks about Netflix’s switch to HEVC, or Ultra high definition, or 4K content, refers to the size of images in pixels in a stream. Full HD or 1080p content has images with 1920×1080 pixels while 4K has 4096×2160 px images.

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iOS video format criteria for Apple app store approval

January 12, 2015 12:25 pm

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Here are the main considerations for encoding video for your iOS app, or your video is being used in an iOS / iTunes app that you would like to have available in the iTunes store:

If your app delivers video over cellular networks, and the video exceeds either 10 minutes duration or 5 MB of data in a five minute period, you are required to use HTTP Live Streaming. (Progressive download may be used for smaller clips.)

If your app uses HTTP Live Streaming over cellular networks, you are required to provide at least one stream at 64 Kbps or lower bandwidth (the low-bandwidth stream may be audio-only or audio with a still image).

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HLS video embed + mp4 rollover + m3u8 + bufferlength

June 5, 2014 6:55 am

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JWPlayer 6.x HLS video embed with a h.264 mp4 rollover + m3u8 + rtmp bufferlength to specify buffer in rtmp flash streaming.

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JW Player Embed Code w/ m3u8 rollover + inline playlist

May 19, 2014 6:08 am

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Demo of an in-line playlist in JWPlayer Embed Code (JWP 6.9) with 3 rollover attempts (m3u8, H.264 MP4, and WebM) … Load the video manually … <div align="center">...

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Apple updates their HLS recommendations and best practices for encoding and serving HTTP Live streaming video for the iPhone and iPad

April 5, 2014 9:45 pm

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  It’s been a long time since Apple has updated their document ‘Best Practices for Creating and Deploying HTTP Live Streaming Media for the iPhone and iPad‘  ...

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How to: Redirect Android when using HLS video (Wowza or FMS)

February 13, 2014 10:06 pm

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      How to redirect Android when using HLS or Apple HTTP Live Streaming Example of using a simple javascript redirect to make sure Android works with...

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Example of how to embed apple icons, all the meta and icons for iOS / iPhone / iPad

February 12, 2014 3:29 am

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  I cannot believe all these icon sizes Apple wants (new window) us to pander to. How many icons does it take to play well with iOS? Enough...

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Why use HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)? When should you use HLS? What is HLS?

November 7, 2013 8:03 pm

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      HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) Why use it? What does it do? Why do I even care at all? [/vc_welcome1]   [vc_text_separator title=”3 Reason Why You...

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