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JW Webplayer Version Updates and More!

JW V3 Android SDK now uses webplayer version 8.21.2, which includes lots of new features and huge improvements. ExoPlayer and IMA SDK have updated so that Android SDK continues to work properly with the latest Android OS.


Release Date: May 4, 2021

  • Removed a usage of PackageManager.getInstalledPackages() which was being used to verify Cast API availability
  • Fixed a crash that would occur when using TextureView
  • Fixed an issue with WideVine DRM playback


Release Date: December 14, 2021

  • General FreeWheel improvements


Release Date: October 20, 2021

  • Updated Web Player version to 8.21.2.
  • Updated ExoPlayer version to 2.14.2.
  • Updated IMA SDK version to 3.24.0.
  • Fixed an issue where the settings gear button did not show up properly while casting.
  • Fixed an issue where InPlaylistTimeMetaData start/end values did not match iOS and the web.
  • Fixed an issue where IMA DAI custom ad tags were not being sent correctly.