Changelog

Version 8.5.0 November 27, 2021

  • An option to set custom speed rates. Learn more
  • An options to set text tracks styles programmatically Learn more.
  • Small update to improve vroll video ads system.

Version 8.4.0 November 09, 2021

  • Custom progress bar mouse events.
  • Shade poster preview for video thumbnails.
  • New approach to display chapter tooltip over progressbar.
  • New Apple's Airplay plugin.
  • Fixes and tweaks to VR/360° plugin for iOS pseudo screen display.
  • Fix to VAST plugin to avoid double Ad request.
  • Offline plugin fixes and improvements/

Version 8.0.0 June 09, 2021

Major, most significant update ever!
  • Completely rebuilt quality picker for HLS/DASH media streaming.
  • Support for HLS alternative streaming lbrary based on hls.js, with quality picker support.
  • New option to choose initial quality for HLS and DASH
  • Extended Nuevo playlist SDK functions
  • New option to set custom values for Rewind and Forward seek length
  • Chromecast plugin updated to support full set of options for tracks display
  • Spatial sound support for VR/360 plugin through Google Omnitone library
  • New offline plugin when live stream is not available
  • Fix to reset playback rate when video source changed
  • Fully functional Nuevo components and examples for apps like React and Vue! (Gold Plan)

Version 7.2.5 April 28, 2021

  • Volume localStorage fix to avoid saving 0 volume for muted state.
  • Added separate, independent timer for live streaming and VRoll ads (support fofr midrolls)

Version 7.2.1 March 13, 2021

  • 2 new options added to support offline image or stream when live stream is not available.
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Version 7.2.0 February 24, 2021

  • New system for button tooltips in control bar.
  • Completely rewritten and optimized Preroll|Midroll|Postroll video ads system.
  • Time tooltip (showing current time when mmouse over progress bar) disabled by default now.
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Version 7.1.1 February 01, 2021

  • VAST/VPAID plugin updated to support VMAP protocol.
  • Skip broken or empty VAST ad, but follow other ads if defined through VMAP or Ads Scheduler.
  • No changes to Nuevo plugin.

Version 7.1.1 January 25, 2021

  • Fix for HLS/DASH quality menu items to show correct kbps value for quality bitrate if necessary.
  • New position for watermark logo (bottom left)

Version 7.1 January 13, 2021

  • One serious change applied to Nuevo plugin and all skins.
    Now control bar menus are limited in size to maximum height of the player, including small player size like one on the mobile device in portrait mode.
    The height of the menu is automatically limited and becomes scrollable vertically if its content exceeds the height of the player. This includes touch experience on mobile devices.
    Such layout change assures that control bar menus remain fully functional for embeeded player through the iframe object.

Version 7.0 November 28, 2020

  • Advanced audio playback with support for playlist and chromecast
  • Audio frequency visualizer for audio media files
  • Google DAI (Dynamic Ad Insertion) plugin
  • Chromecast support for audio casting, including audio info and cover image.
  • VR/360 support for 180°, EAC and EAC_LR projections.
  • VR/360 plugin fix to work with all video.js 6 and 7 versions.
  • Automatic players pause on same page when one is playing.
  • Hiding big play button and buffering icon when scrubbing to new time position for better visual experience.
  • Live stream when paused, now reconnects after 5 seconds by default. The user can decide about timeout value.

Version 6.4.0 October 19, 2020

  • Live stream is reconnected when resumed after it was paused now!
  • We're back with option to show qualities menu from settings menu.
  • New premium skin "Flow" released.
  • All demos on website updated to videojs version 10.0.1 and nuevo plugin 6.4

Version 6.3.17 October 06, 2020

  • Fixed error when time tooltip disabled.
  • Fixed zoom feature for VR/360 plugin.
  • VR/360 animation speed now varied based on browser and device.
  • Version 6.3.16 October 02, 2020

  • New download button to send video detail to server-side file with function to download video.
  • Further improvemens to css skins.
  • Plugin code optimized and slightly reduced.
  • Tested with latest video.js version 7.9.6.
  • New DRM streaming test.
  • Version 6.3.1

  • New Nuevo plugin function loadTracks allows to load VTT chapters or captions programmatically. Useful for iOS devices.
  • Small code update to show HLS/DASH quality button in more precise way.
  • Version 6.3.0

    The minor update concerns the player's layout. All skins have been revisited, especially menu buttons and menus.
    Now all drop-down menus are showing in exactly same way, only on button click with same animation effect. This was a lot of work to update css stylesheets for all 8 skins and set some javascript code to get desired effect.

    Version 6.2.1

    Tiny minor update to support new Chromeless player.

    Version 6.2.0

    Plugin and skins minor update. Ima Plugin upodate.
    • Once again all skins revisited, including Ima plugin skin.
    • Ima plugin by Google fix not to block player controls for Google non-linear ads.
    • Video info option expanded to display video description

    Version 6.1.0

    Nuevo plugin minor update to Nuevo videojs plugin and skins.
    • New options to play offline video when HLS stream disconnected.
    • Support for WEBVTT based preview thumbnails.
    • New options to reset and reuse VAST ads
    • Skins patched to hide video info and keep controlbar while playing VAST
    • An update to VR/360 plugin to support gyroscope on iOS 13 version.

    Version 6.0.0

    Nuevo plugin major update to version 6.
    • Lot of design changes to each of Nuevo skin for better button menus user experience.
    • Completely new approach to scaling responsive player elements, based rather on real player size than CSS3 Media Queries.
    • Fix for applying VTT chapters when new video loaded programatically.
    • More reliable way of applygin VTT captions for video loaded programmmaticaly.
    • Fix for loading new playlist video after HLS/DASH previous video item.

    Version 5.7.0

    Nuevo plugin minor update & Chromecast plugin v.3.0
    • Chromecast plugin 3.0 released. Now it supports text tracks in TTF format.
    • Some of Nuevo plugin options depreciated, replaced by easier to use names.
    • New controlbar markers with tooltips fo media chapters added.
    • New public function "showRelated"
    • Player skins updated to support new things mentioned above

    Version 5.6

    Minor update to Nuevo videojs plugin and skins.
    • Nuevo plugin code optimized and extended for new VAST/VPAID plugin (concerns only GOLD version)
    • New experminetal VAST/VPAID plugin (version GOLD)
    • Custom right click event
    • All skins CSS extended for new VAST/VPAID plugin

    Version 5.4.0

    Minor update to Nuevo videojs plugin, skins and Chromecast plugin
    • Fixed possible issues in playlist autoadvance playback
    • Fixed disappearing settings menu after VAST video
    • All skins updated for new Chromecast dummy player
    • New version 2.0 of Chromecast plugin
    • Playlist updates to allow autoadvance playback via Chromecast, support test tracks and more reliable switch between live streams.
    • Language files updated, ready to translate every Nuevo plugin text

    Version 5.3

    Minor update to Nuevo videojs plugin and skins.
    • Completely redesigned ZOOM feature of Nuevo plugin
    • Several layout improvements for better touchscreen experience.

    Version 5.2

    Minor update to Nuevo videojs plugin and skins.
    • Completely new "roll" system to play preroll, midroll and postroll video.
    • Tweaked Chromecast plugin and nuevo skins to support chromecast device in elegant way.

    Version 5.0.1

    Minor small update to Nuevo videojs plugin and skins.
    • Pinko skin has been redesigned for thinner controlbar to avoid issues with possible midroll banners.
    • Quality menu was redesigned for small size window, like one on mobiles device in portrait mode.
    • New "Rewind" optional button has been added
    • Preroll video plugin has been reprogrammed to play through same video element and avoid playback issues on mobile devices.

    Version 5.0

    Major big update to Nuevo videojs plugin and skins.
    • All skins revisited to support latest videojs version and new: Nuevo playlist feature and PiP button.
    • New elegant skin "shaka", inspired by Google Shaka player.
    • Video.js icon fonts replaced by base64/woff font. Makes css loading faster with less HTTP requests.
    • Quality picker revisited once again to support fully Auto switch for HLS and Mpeg/Dash streams.
    • Fast quality switch between quality variants fro MPEG/Dash stream.
    • New option to show quality menu within settings menu.
    • Related container redesigned for fully resposive view with touch scroll support on touchscreen devices.
    • New unique playlist and playlist Ui feature.
    • Unique function to load new video source with support for poster image, progrssbar thumbs and qualities selection.
    • Option to show custom context menu link on right click over player
    • New functions to load video programatically and reconnect stream