Announcing our New Video Player
Our new player is rewritten from the ground up, built on top of the video.js architecture. In addition to the new sleek look of the player, there are a lot of new features that we would like to share with you (chapters, Picture in Picture, Live DVR and more!).
May 29, 2020 - Doug
Delivering Live Video: Streaming Vs. WebRTC
At api.video, our video streaming solution uses HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) to live stream video. Another technology we are frequently asked about is WebRTC. In this post, we’ll look at the features and advantages of both, and the primary applications that they are suited for.
July 28, 2020 - Doug
New seed round
We have a big announcement for api.video. We’ve just closed our $5,5M Seed round with Blossom Capital alongside exceptional Business Angels! So proud to build the first video backbone with you!
July 19, 2020 - Anne-Sophie
Live Streaming a video using just the browser
While there are many tools that can be used for video streaming - wouldn’t it be great if we could just use our browser? We, at api.video, wanted to show that it was possible! In this post, we will walk you through the steps to start streaming right form your browser!
April 6, 2020 - Doug
Adding Chapters to Your Videos
When uploading a long video, it can be hard for your viewers to scan to the area of the video they are interested in. Rather than chop your video into smaller segments, you can use chapters to denote placeholders in your video so that your viewers can ‘skip ahead’ or ‘skip back’ to pertinent sections.
April 3, 2020 - Doug