Enjoy a new and improved Chromecast experience in Android 3.5! We have migrated to the latest Google Cast library unleashing more customizable options. See our Chromecast documentation for implementation details.
Release Date: May 21, 2019 (Build 72)
Fixed an issue where developer is unable to disable fullscreen on rotation when using JWSupportFragment.
Fixed an issue where SharingPluginEvents are not available for use.
Release Date: April 29, 2019 (Build 71)
Added a new "Experimental API" class that enables the registration of video controls that overlay the media element. Typically, these video controls are considered obstructions and reduce the viewability rate calculated by the Open Measurement SDK. Learn more about Google IMA’s Open Measurement SDK integration and how to register video controls overlay obstructions here.
Improved JW Player expired license user experience by adding an error message notification and halting player setup or playback
Added onWarning callback for non-fatal error debugging or troubleshooting purposes.
Fixed issue where video content restarts from the beginning after ad playback if two midrolls are scheduled for the same time position.
Fixed issue where video is shortly displayed before IMA VMAP preroll in playlist.
Fixed issue where Google IMA ads play with sound when the advertising player configuration is set to mute.
Fixed issue where the app crashes if related items file is not found.
Fixed issue where players with Chromecast buttons using Fragments lose connection to a casting session.
Fixed issue where the title and image are not available for playlists with related videos during a casting session.
Fixed issue where the parent video is casted when the user selects a related video.
Fixed issue where audio plays on the sender app when the casting session starts and a VAST or Freewheel ad is already in progress.
Intermittently Freewheel pre-roll VPAID ads continue to load after ad completion and prevent video playback to start. This issue will be fixed in the next Android release.