VLC 3.0 launches with added Chromecast support

VideoLAN, the outfit behind VLC, has launched a new version of the open source video player that includes support for the Chromecast streaming device along with the ability to play HDR video, 8K content and 360° video. VLC 3.0, also known as Vetinari, enables 4K and 8K playback, 10-bit and HDR video, 360° video and […]

VLC media player launches on the new Apple TV

VLC has launched its media player on the latest generation of Apple TV, promising access to different files and video streams in their native formats, without conversions. The free, open source app allows navigation by chapters and multiple audio and subtitles tracks selection. It also supports custom playback speed and allows “normal playback of all […]

VideoLAN’s VLC to support Google Chromecast

Video technology specialist VideoLAN has revealed that its popular VLC video player will support the Google Chromecast HDMI dongle, allowing VLC users to stream video and audio files from the VLC application to flat-screen TVs.  The addition of VLC to the range of options offering support for Chromecast will widen the device’s appeal, providing a […]