• VLC media player will add AirPlay support, soon reach three billion downloads

    10 days ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / VLC on the Mac.
    Popular open source video and audio player software VLC will add support for Apple's AirPlay streaming feature soon, according to statements given by the app's development team to Variety .
    VLC also provided the following statement to The Verge to comment on the timeline and clarify some specifics of the AirPlay rollout:
    Just like with Chromecast, we intend to support AirPlay on any platform. There is no release date yet at all. We would like it to be part of VLC 4, which is the next major release we are currently working on. We will let you know in advance once...
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  • Popular media player VLC exceeds 3 billion downloads, soon to get AirPlay support

    Popular media player VLC exceeds 3 billion downloads, soon to get AirPlay support

    10 days ago - By Phone Arena

    VLC may be the most popular media player for desktop and mobile, and it's not just us that are saying that, but the numbers look impressive as well. VideoLan, the company behind VLC, announced earlier this week at CES 2019 that its app will exceed 3 billion downloads this weekend.
    About 25% of that huge amount comes from mobile devices, so about 750 million downloads are coming from Android and iOS platforms. But the folks at VideoLan won't stop here, as they revealed an impressive roadmap for VLC, which includes AirPlay and VR support.
    With VR support, ...
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  • VLC celebrates almost 3 billion downloads, will add new features soon

    VLC celebrates almost 3 billion downloads, will add new features soon

    10 days ago - By Android Community

    Getting 3 billion people, or at least 3 billion devices to download your app is no mean feat. VLC is close to getting to that magic number and may have already done so as of this writing. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, they have a special download counter to celebrate this milestone....
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