VLC prepares to add AirPlay support as it crosses 3 billion downloads
VLC, the hugely popular media playing service, is filing one of its gaps with the addition of AirPlay support as its just crossed an incredible three billion users.
The new feature was revealed by Jean-Baptiste Kempf, one of the service’s lead developers, in
But that’s not all that the dozen or so people on the VLC development team are working on.
In addition, Variety reports that VLC is preparing to add enable native support for VR content. Instead of SDKs, the team has reversed engineered popular hardware to offer features that will include the option to watch 2D content in a cinema-style environment. There are also plans to bring the service to more platforms, with
VLC, which is managed by non-profit parent