NexPlayer

NexPlayer SDK for Xbox and PlayStation Apps? Game on!

April 12th, 2021 Over the years, many streaming video services have been deployed on iOS, Android, Desktop PC, Tizen, WebOS and proprietary platforms (e.g. Roku). One platform in particular, has been gaining market share behind the scenes, the Game Console. Both Microsoft Xbox and Sony PlayStation are now garnering more attention as more are being sold and their ability to host Streaming Applications has grown. Video game consoles such as the PS5 will have top streaming apps pre-installed, which means that these devices are already designed for alternative media consumption, Read More

NexPlayer SDK for FireTV

April 7th 2021 – Do you want to support the same features across all devices? Including the Fire TV devices? With NexPlayer, you won’t be depending on non-updated native players or on open source projects that you can’t control. Contact us and get a demo of NexPlayer for Fire TV’s and start bringing premium video services to those devices. Differentiate yourself from your competitors and make sure that your service includes the latest innovations such as MultiView, Low Latency, Interactivity or Dolby Sound. The Amazon Fire TV Video Streaming platform Read More

NexPlayer and Sceenic join forces to create advanced Watch Together experiences

September 24th 2020 – NexPlayer and Sceenic joined forces to combine the leading multiscreen player SDK with the Sceenic Watch Together technology, where users can video chat whilst watching their video content. The integration takes the advantage of the market-proven Sceenic video chat technology, Watch Together, with the powerful NexPlayer multiscreen software. As an example, thanks to the usage of Suggested Presentation Delay protocol (SPD), the video chats are synchronized across all Android and iOS devices. Low latency combined with synchronization of video arrival brings the Watch Together experience as Read More

Achieve Sub 3 Second End-to-End HTTP Streaming Globally with Videon’s EdgeCaster, AWS MediaStore, CloudFront and NexPlayer

  NexPlayer has partnered with Videon, AWS Elemental MediaStore, and Amazon CloudFront to achieve sub 3-second end-to-end latency at scale worldwide. In addition, these workflows offer stream synchronization across devices to ensure all viewers are seeing the video content at the same time. The first workflow report focuses on creating low cost, low latency, HTTP streaming workflows using AWS and NexPlayer with Videon’s EdgeCaster encoder. In this report, we validate and measure the latency using the NexPlayer player application on different platforms (phones, tablets, and browsers) when video is encoded Read More

Virtual Party

Yesterday we had our virtual party, where our General Manager turned into a fresh 18 years-old trainee and was interviewed by all of us! The questions were sharp but he tried his best to succeed, considering that there was also an infiltrate in the group…

NexPlayer and EZDRM End-to-End Solution Supporting Widevine DRM

EZDRM, the original specialist in Digital Rights Management as a Service (DRMaaS), and NexPlayer, a premium media player, have joined forces to bring OTT services a multiplatform solution with Widevine DRM support that operates seamlessly across all device types while providing excellent technical support.   Thanks to the EZDRM cloud-based DRM service, OTT companies can now quickly integrate a superior content and monetization control method. EZDRM’s main goals are to simplify integration efforts and reduce operational barriers to using this technology.   NexPlayer is a multiscreen video player providing DRM Read More

CDNetworks and NexPlayer Announce Interoperability

June 21st, 2019– CDNetworks and NexPlayer have verified interoperability between the former’s content delivery network (CDN) and the latter’s media player for Android, iOS, Smart TVs, set-top boxes (STBs), and web browsers/apps. With this workflow, media organizations can achieve stable playback on all devices and platforms with minimal buffering times under a variety of network conditions. CDNetworksspecializes in media acceleration for live and video on-demand (VOD) content, helping reduce traffic congestion and broadcasting costs without compromising video stream performance. The construction and maintenance costs associated with large server networks in Read More