Updates and improvements to

July 24, 2024


AI video features available in the dashboard

We are happy to invite you to try out our latest Dashboard update: AI features for your video content!

AI transcription now provides automatic transcriptions for your videos, converting spoken words into written text. Enable every member of your audience to access and consume your content by giving them accurate and searchable records of your videos.

Captions and translations

Reach a wider audience by offering subtitles in a multitude of languages. now automatically generates captions for your videos in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, and Simplified Chinese.

Video summary's AI summarization helps your audience grasp the essence of your content by automatically generating a precise summary and key take-away points. This is especially useful in use cases like digital education, lectures, and presentations.

What's next? currently provides these AI video features for free in your Sandbox environment. Sign up to get started!

You can also read more about the available AI video features in our related blog post, or simply upload a video to the dashboard to check them out!

July 11, 2024


The Admin API is now live!

We are excited to announce the release of the Admin API, a powerful tool that enables you to directly manage your projects and API keys through a secure API. This robust solution is designed to simplify project management and enhance access control at a programmatic level.


You can now directly create, update, and retrieve project details to keep your workflow efficient, and also generate and manage API keys to control access and permissions securely.


To get started, check out the Admin API Documentation or get in touch with our team through the chat box.

May 17, 2024


A new version of the Import tool is now available

  • The tool now supports importing captions! This update enables you to import all captions together with your videos in a single click. Caption import is currently only supported for Azure Media Services, in VTT format.
  • Cloudinary is now available as a source where you can import your videos from.


Check out the updated Import tool or jump into the migration guides if you need help with moving your content to

Apr 19, 2024


Live streaming through SRT is now available now enables you to broadcast your live streams through the SRT protocol. This gives you the flexibility to control your streaming latency for a more continuous stream and reliable playback.

Read more about the benefits of using the SRT protocol in our blog, or jump into the documentation to read more on how to use the feature.

Live streaming through SRT is currently in beta - reach out if you have any questions or encounter any issues!

Apr 18, 2024


Updates to the Import tool

The Import tool is now part of the Dashboard. This major update enables you to simplify your content migration process to It also comes with these improvements:

  • You can now import more than 1000 videos at a time, and even let the Import tool run in the background to continue your work in the Dashboard
  • The Import tool now automatically provides a mapping of your migrated content in both CSV and JSON formats


Check out the revamped Import tool or jump into the migration guides if you need help in migrating from platforms like Azure Media Services.

Apr 18, 2024


API rate limits now limits the number of accepted API requests per minute. The limitation that the API applies to your calls depends on factors like the API environment you send your calls in, your pricing plan, and the request method that your calls use.

The API returns information about the applied rate limit in the header of every response, such as the number of available requests you have left for the current time window, and the number of seconds left until the current rate limit window resets.

Check out the API reference for more details and some recommendations on how to handle API rate limiting.

Mar 14, 2024


API event logs in the Dashboard

API event logs are now available in the Dashboard. This enables you to monitor the calls you make through the Dashboard or directly through our API. You can filter your API calls by method, date, and call status for easier troubleshooting.

Read more about this new feature in our blog, and check out the Audit Logs page in the Dashboard!

Jan 22, 2024


DVR update

The available buffer for DVR, or instant replay for live streaming is now 1 hour. Read more about the feature in our Live streaming best practices.

Nov 21, 2023



We're excited to announce a significant enhancement to our infrastructure that optimizes the delivery and upload of videos specifically for users in the United States. This update, aims to provide a faster and more seamless experience for content creators and consumers in the US.

Key Highlights:

  • Improved Upload Speeds: Our revamped infrastructure enables quicker and more efficient video uploads, ensuring that content creators can get their videos online with minimal delay.

  • Enhanced Video Delivery: Users in the United States will experience improved video streaming and playback, thanks to the optimized delivery mechanisms implemented in this update.

  • Reliability Boost: The upgraded infrastructure enhances the overall reliability of the platform, offering a more robust environment for video hosting and streaming.

  • Geographic Redundancy: To further improve performance and reliability, we've implemented geographic redundancy measures that enhance the availability of our services across different regions in the US.

Oct 11, 2023


Video backup

We at care about your peace of mind. Backups are done automatically by, and disaster recovery exist for all the videos and data that is uploaded and created, however, we do understand that in some cases, you want to have your own backup for the videos that you upload, to secure yourself from video loss or accidental video deletion.

Now you can backup and send your videos to cold storage with a simple script to Amazon S3, Google Cloud Storage account and Azure Storage.

You can find more information about Backup & Cold Storage here

July 12, 2023



You can now harness the power of restream with

Restream will give you the ability to livestream simultaneously to any streaming platform that supports RTMP, while also delivering the same livestream with the player.

Some of the notable platform that you will be able to restream to are: Youtube, Twitch, Facebook, Vimeo and many more.

Navigate to the dashboard to test out the feature and check out the documentation in order to get started with API.


📘 Please note that Restream is currently a beta feature. Our engineering team is still working on the feature and issue may occur.

If you are experiencing an issue, please do not hesitate to contact our support team.

June 28, 2023


Analytics now enables you to collect play event data about your videos and live streams via these dedicated API endpoints:


You can retrieve real-time statistics about which videos are the most popular, which countries have the most plays, and what kind of devices, browsers, or operating systems your viewers are using. Use video and live stream analytics to:

  • understand your audience,
  • keep track of live stream engagement or manage user-generated content without delay,
  • or integrate the data directly into your own application to display it to your viewers!


Read the documentation to understand the feature, or check out the Help Center if you have questions.

June 12, 2023


In-stream ads

In-stream is now available with Player SDK.

You can now inject VAST and VPAID ads into your livestream and videos. Integrate the powerful feature into your product in order to increase monetization, and assist your vendors or your own product with inline or non-linear ads.

Head over to our docs to find out more.

June 6, 2023


Domain Referrer Restrictions

We are proud to announce that the Domain Referrer Restriction is now available.

The feature will allow you to make sure that only your website users are able to consume your videos or live streams.

  • Restrict access to videos and streams only from your domain or subdomain
  • Make sure that videos and streams are only available on your website

To get more information, navigate to the Domain Referrer Restrictions documentation page

May 3, 2023

Player Swift Player v1.1.0

The Swift Player package has been updated to version 1.1.0. We’ve added support for:

  • Live stream playback
  • Private video playback

Check out these blog posts that help you get started with’s Swift Player library:

Visit the GitHub repository and the release notes for more details.

Apr 27, 2023

Custom Domains now enables you to deliver video content and provide live streams and video on demand using your own custom domains. You can set your own custom URL or subdomain you use in your implementation, for example

The feature will enable you to maintain your company branding by utilizing custom domains in your implementation.

Visit the documentation to request access to this feature!

Mar 24, 2023


Livestream v1.0

Live stream is generally available.

You can create a live stream event and broadcast it to audience in real-time. The Livestreaming API is designed to be scalable and reliable with blazing fast CDN, supporting the RTMP protocol for ingestion. Additionally, users can customize their stream with watermarks, and other branding elements. This feature is available for all plans, and can be accessed through the API or the web dashboard.

You can find the documentation on how to get started here:

Please be sure to read about the live stream best practices here:

Feb 20, 2023


Private video sessions

We've made it much easier for you to retain a session with private videos. An update has been done to the way Private Videos can be delivered with built-in HLS players, built-in MP4 players and custom made players.

You can find the blog article about the new and update Private Videos in this blog

Also, be sure to checkout the updated docs for Private Videos

Jan 11, 2023's Flutter uploader uploads videos to using delegated upload token or API Key.

It allows you to upload videos in two ways:

  • standard upload: to send a whole video file in one go
  • progressive upload: to send a video file by chunks, without needing to know the final size of the video file

Read more on GitHub

Jan 5, 2023

Import videos

Video import tool allows you to quickly and easily import your videos from another provider (e.g. dropbox or Vimeo) to your dashboard. All you need is an API key and the provider’s access token.

In this article, we will go through the simple steps of importing your video content to 🎬 We have also created a video demo to use the import tool.

Dec 19, 2022


Strapi plugin v1.0

A powerful, easy, and secure way to bring video content to your websites and applications using the Strapi interface.

In this tutorial, we will focus on how to use the plugin, and provide a basic example on how to integrate the plugin into your project.

Dec 5, 2022

Player Flutter Player

The player for Flutter is built natively for Android, iOS, and web and can be implemented on these three platforms easily. Read more about the Flutter player in this article.

Nov 28, 2022


Video list update

The video list in your dashboard has been updated to better visualize and manage your videos.

Video List

Oct 13, 2022


Android upstream uploader v1.0

This library is an easy way to capture your video and microphone and upload it to at the same time.

How to easily upload videos on your Android app? Read the article

Aug 1, 2022

API client

iOS Swift Player v1.0

Easily integrate a player for videos from in your iOS applications.

June 21, 2022


Media Stream Composer

This library lets you easily record & upload videos to from a composition of several media streams. The position and size of each stream can be set in a flexible and easy way.

Easily build a Loom-like application.


June 10, 2022

  • We've updated the uploader on the dashboard to allow huge videos that take more than 1 hour to upload
  • Upload Token

Apr 1, 2022

React-Native update

We have updated our React-Native live stream module to incorporate a sample app for iOS and Android. This blog article explains how we built it.


  • Fixed delivery charts on usage in the dashboard
  • Some minor bug fixes & improvement

Mar 18, 2022


Wordpress plugin v1.0

From popular demand, we have made possible to integrate your video workflow into WordPress websites.

• Upload videos–up to 4k–directly from your WordPress admin; they’ll be quickly encoded and ready for streaming in seconds

• Select previously uploaded videos from your library

• Update video titles, descriptions, and even tags from your WordPress admin

• Embed videos with our responsive HTML5 player Use the plugin directly from

WordPress Plugin

Mar 4, 2022

DashboardAPI client

We've introduced workspaces to our customer dashboard

Anyone can now share their dashboard with a colleague or client. It's a great way to involve stakeholders in your projects. Workspaces enable the primary account owner to invite unlimited team members to their dashboard securely, so they can help with video integration or add video content.

Dashboard sandbox timers

We now display a countdown timer on videos in sandbox environment on the dashboard. This allows you to quickly know when a test video is going to be deleted.

SEPA payments

We are now accepting SEPA payments for customers based in europe.

Analytics plugin for iOS apps

We released our own analytics plugin for iOS apps: This will come useful to you if you rely on a native iOS player and you wish to receive our analytics pings.

Introducing workspaces

Feb 18, 2022

API clientAPI

Analytics Module for Android apps

For developers working on Android apps, we have just released an analytics module that will help collect the users’ analytics.

Modification in .mp4 public path

.mp4 public paths have been changed, and do not include the quality of the video anymore: /mp4/{quality}/source.mp4/mp4/source.mp4 This change was made to allow for faster access to the .mp4 link.

Please note that for the videos that were ingested through the API before we enforced this path change, the new path to the .mp4 /mp4/source.mp4 will be working, along with the old one */mp4/{quality}/source.mp4

Feb 4, 2022


Video trimming and clipping

Clipping feature

We have released a new clipping feature. You can now create video clips from video files, videos stored on your account, or video URLs.

How does it work?

Select the video you would like to clip: in the source param 1, mention either the URL to the video or the videoId if this video is already hosted on your account. Create a video clip from a new or an existing source by specifying the start and the end times of your clip. A new separate video is created, with the clip you requested!

Read our technical specs

Set a video's public parameter from Dashboard

Due to popular demand, we have re-installed the ability to set a video's public parameter (true or false) from

Videojs-analytics plugin is now compatible with the VAST

Our proprietary videojs-analytics plugin is now compatible with the VAST specification, that is used for ads in videos. See on Github: apivideo/ v1.0.11

Sample live stream iOS

We have released a new sample live stream iOS app (apivideo/ on Github)

Jan 22, 2022


Watermarking videos

We have released a new watermark feature.

What’s a watermark?

A watermark is a static image that is directly burnt into a video. For example, you can use it to display the logo of your product on your video.

What’s the release about?

Check it out, or read our implementation tutorial

Jan 18, 2022


New Flutter video uploader package

The Flutter package has been release on

With the following features:

  • upload with API key
  • upload with upload token
  • set api key
  • set environment
  • set chunk size
  • progressive upload with API key
  • progressive upload with upload token

Dec 21, 2021

API client

Player SDK: new feature to hide / display some specific player controls

Better control your viewer's experience with the player. We've just released new versions of both the player and the player SDK with a new feature allowing to hide / display some specific controls (doc & examles are in the SDK readme).

Dec 16, 2021

Plugin plugin release

We are releasing a free app to easily work with video in your Bubble sites & apps. With the app you can easily add a video upload element to Bubble; allowing your users to upload videos which will be encoded and hosted on and delivered worldwide via our CDN. Additionally, we have a player element that adds our fully responsive and customizable player to your app to play videos.

Dec 13, 2021


Allow non-muted videos to autoplay on Chrome browsers

Dec 10, 2021

API client

New iOS API client

The new iOS API client is available on cocoapods and as a swift package (see source on GitHub. It supports video upload by chunks as well as progressive video upload. The iOS video uploader has been updated as well. iOS SDK and demo are now deprecated.

Dec 6, 2021


Progressive Upload has launched Progressive Upload. This revolutionary approach can be used to allow your users to record and upload videos simultaneously. You can use it in your apps for plenty of use-cases that need fast asynchronous video generation (video messaging, screen recordings, etc.)