VideoLAN project - News feed http://www.videolan.org/ en VLC 3.0.2 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-1 urn:md5:1a1f0b49-4dcb-a05a-afe3-afcb6d09db53 ]]> VLC 3.0.1 Wed, 28 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-2 urn:md5:9730b2ed-8175-9a5f-4e7e-cadd86b90626 here.
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VLC 3.0.0 Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-3 urn:md5:8b4fb68b-9215-c2e5-53d0-bcf4b5fd6670 This is the first major release in three years. It activates hardware decoding by default to get 4K and 8K playback, supports 10bits and HDR playback, 360° video and 3D audio, audio passthrough for HD audio codecs, streaming to Chromecast devices (even in formats not supported natively), playback of Blu-Ray Java menus and adds browsing of local network drives.
More info on our release page.
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VLC 2.2.8 Tue, 05 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-4 urn:md5:23b8b393-180d-5b61-6b3b-e612e334eb53 This release fixes a security issue in the AVI demuxer. Additionally, it includes the following fixes, which are part of 2.2.7: This release fixes compatibility with macOS High Sierra and fixes SSA subtitles rendering on macOS. This release also fixes a few security issues, in the flac and the libavcodec modules (heap write overflow), in the avi module and a few crashes.
For macOS users, please note: A bug was fixed in VLC 2.2.7 concerning the update mechanism on macOS. In rare circumstances, an auto-update from older versions of VLC to VLC 2.2.8 might not be possible. Please download the update manually from our website in this case.
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VideoLAN joins the Alliance for Open Media Tue, 16 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-5 urn:md5:c83a5183-c452-a148-a5dc-df14447ebb08 VideoLAN non-profit organization is joining the Alliance for Open Media, to help developing open and royalty-free codecs and other video technologies!
More information in our press release: VideoLAN joins Alliance for Open Media.
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VLC 2.2.5.1 Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-6 urn:md5:812b4b9c-01be-c206-d838-1a3885732d73 This fifth stable release of the "WeatherWax" version of VLC fixes a few bugs reported on VLC 2.2.4, notably video rendering issues on AMD graphics card as well as audio distortion on macOS and 64bit Windows for certain audio files. It also includes updated codecs libraries and improves overall security.
Read more about it on our release page.
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Press release: Wikileaks revelations about VLC Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-7 urn:md5:22e7646a-8817-b448-9ea2-3ff43429f01b official statement from the VideoLAN organization here.
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VLC for Android 2.1 beta Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-8 urn:md5:80006e63-6dc7-6437-e7e7-7e5d665cedbb It brings 360° video & faster audio codecs passthru support, performances improvements, Android auto integration and a refreshed UX.
See all new features and get it
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VLC for Android 2.0.0 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-9 urn:md5:4a322159-ab27-2678-427d-d36ccb52ed0c It supports network shares browsing and playback, video playlists, downloading subtitles, pop-up video view and multiwindows, the new releases of the Android operating system, and merged Android TV and Android packages.
Get it now! and give us your feedback.
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VLC 2.2.4 Sun, 05 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-10 urn:md5:ebc28713-5dd5-6c9e-059c-e1688c15e1a5 This fourth stable release of the "WeatherWax" version of VLC fixes a few bugs reported on VLC 2.2.3 for Windows XP and certain audio files. It also includes updated codecs libraries and fixes a security issue when playing specifically crafted QuickTime files as well as a 3rd party security issue in libmad.
Read more about it on our release page.
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VideoLAN servers under maintenance Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-11 urn:md5:f49a9bfa-700f-13cf-ef5d-2ecbdc17d842 git repositories, the trac bug tracker and mailing-lists are currently not available. We are restoring the services, but we can't give detailed information when everything will be back online. Note that downloads from this website, git repositories on code.videolan.org, the wiki and the forum are not affected.
Important: Any communication send to email addresses on the videolan.org domain (aka yourdude@videolan.org) won't reach the receiver.
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VLC 2.2.3 Tue, 03 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-12 urn:md5:8e5597ee-6c51-368a-eec8-f85579ad8e5d This third stable release of the "WeatherWax" version of VLC fixes more than 30 important bugs reported on VLC 2.2.2. It also includes updated codecs libraries and fixes 3rd party libraries security issues.
Read more about it on our release page.
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VideoLAN Dev Days 2016 part of QtCon Thu, 18 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-13 urn:md5:ae16a691-c9da-33c3-4d2d-3fc52716fe2c VideoLAN as open-source project and Free Software Foundation Europe both have their 15th birthday while KDE has its 20th birthday. All these call for celebrations! This year VideoLAN has come together with Qt, FSFE, KDE and KDAB to bring you QtCon, where attendees can meet, collaborate and get the latest news of all these projects.
VideoLAN Dev Days 2016 will be organised as part of QtCon in Berlin. The event will start on Friday the 2nd of September with 3 shared days of talks, workshops, meetups and coding sessions.
The current plan is to have a Call for Papers in March with the Program announced in early June.
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VLC 2.2.2 Sat, 06 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-14 urn:md5:08f30b25-4e45-b979-0512-d354ae6bed9a This second stable release of the "WeatherWax" version of VLC fixes more than 100 important bugs and security issues reported on VLC 2.2.1. It also includes updated codecs libraries and fixes 3rd party libraries security issues. Finally, this update solves installation issues on Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan.
Read more about it on our release page.
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15 years of GPL Mon, 01 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.videolan.org/news.html#news-15 urn:md5:a2c919db-f2fa-38ab-c06f-eb8984d7497f ]]>