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Nota Bene: The application is now only supporting Android 2.2+
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 * New fonts rendering engine, with fonts fallback

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 * Use MediaSessionCompat to replace MediaSession and RemoteControlClient
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   This should fix a few weird bugs on some specific Android versions
 * New notification look
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 * Option to remember brightness level in video player
 * Restart current song on 'previous' click
 * We now display songs length in playlist
 * Refactored playlist & video views
 * Misc. fixes

Chrome:
 * 'Open' option replaces the directory browser
 * YUV chroma format preset by default on Chrome
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TV:
 * Remove AUDIO_RECORD permission

Application:
 * Correctly save position in video
 * Correctly unmute when using volume keys
 * Fix regressions

Translations:
 * Update of Turkish, Swedish, Portuguese, Japanese, German,
   Chinese, Ukrainian. Swedish, Dutch, Spanish


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 * Add optional seeking buttons in video player
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 * Fix crash on Audio Album sorting
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 * New preferences code using Material design
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 * Update support library to 23.1
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 * Fix FloatingActionButton on Android 2.x
 * Allow seeking action in all elements in audio player

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Core:
 * Fix playback and seeking of some ASF/WMV/WMA files

Application:
 * Fix staying-alive screen
 * Correctly sort by track number in the album view

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 * Fix crash on Android < 3.0

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Application:
 * Fix crashes on wiko and QMobile phones (bis repetita)
 * Fix IllegalStateException in AWindow when relaunching VideoPlayer
 * Fix crash in Video Fragment on old Android versions

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 * Fix crashes on wiko and QMobile phones
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 * Fix preferences crashes
 * Fix crashes in Videos List and Main Activity


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Core:
 * Streamline libVLCjni.so symbols
 * Port to Android-M
 * Fix HTTP seek regression from 1.5.90

Application:
 * Speed up the video/audio lists interface
 * Speed up the thumbnailing process and remove glitches
 * Correctly blacklist the system notifications and ringtones
 * Fix last playlist and random restoration
 * Fix grouping of videos
 * Translations update


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Core:
 * Hardware decoding performance improvements

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 * Revamped Advanced options dialog
 * Properly restore audio volume
 * Restored 'delete playlist' option
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 * Introduction of a 'dark' widget
 * Performance improvement for Audio/Video media lists display
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 * Databinding implementation
 * Upgraded AppCompat to version 23.0.1
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 * Fix last audio shortcut
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 * Fix thumbnail for ts and dvd
 * Fix thumbnail aspect ratio with some videos
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 * Translations update
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TV:
 * Fix video player behaviour while playing in background
 * Fix media keys events management
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Core:
 * Fix configuration of MediaCodec opening

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 * Add an option to disable auto scanning device at application startup
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 * Update to SDK 23 and appcompat 23
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 * Fix remote play/pause button behaviour
 * Fix delete option for playlists
 * Play all songs starting on the one selected in 'songs' tab
 * Hidden feature : play a video in loop by long press on 'play' in video player
 * Fix audio browser showing 'no media' view
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 * Fix scan after interrupted previous scan
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TV:
 * Immediatly pause video once not visible anymore on TV background
 * Stop button now exits audio player on TV
 * Refactored network browser, now showing alphabetically grouped files
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 * Fix performance regression, by fixing an Audio synchronisation issue
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libVLC:
 * Add Setters for SurfaceTextures in AWindow

Application:
 * Fix append option in album view
 * Fix crop after screen rotation
 * Prevent too frequent devices scanning
 * Fix intent listing
 * New interface for advanced options: playback speed, chapters, Jump to Time,
   Audio/Subtitles delay, Equalizer, play as audio...
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 * Add a "title" option for extra Intents when calling VLC
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TV:
 * Fix some background video issue when playing audio
 * Support the stop button on remotes
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 * Add Now Playing tile in main view
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Translations
 * Update of all translations


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 * Removed permission READ_LOGS for recent Android versions
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 * Removed permission READ_PHONE_STATE for recent Android versions
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 * Handle media (external SD cards & USB keys) mount and unmount
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 * Position in playlist and in song are now restored when you load last playlist
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 * Design improvements, replaced some dialogs and toasts by snackbars
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 * Merge Audio and Video playback in a PlaybackService
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 * Improve audio<->video modes switches
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 * Large code cleaning in all layers of the application
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 * Fix advanced video options and video resolver crashing
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 * Chapters/titles detection improvements
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 * Fix audio focus in numerous cases
 * New subtitles file picker
 * Improve incoming View Intent to get subtitles path
 * Use TabLayout and FloatingActionButton from appcompat instead of custom code
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 * Control Widget is now resizable
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 * Media Information is available from Directory browsing
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 * New interface for sleep timer and jump to time
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Chrome:
 * Fix runtime issue with pipe2 absence
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 * Disable quit&restart
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 * Rewrite of most libVLCjni classes, notably MediaPlayer, libVLC, Media,
   Equalizer and the related ones
 * Rewrite events managements, callbacks and surface callbacks
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 * Creation of a .aar file for libVLC

Core:
 * libvlc new API to set the Android context for surfaces
 * Removal of static and extern objects for thread-safety
 * Merge of all video outputs into one
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TV:
 * Fix HDMI devices
 * Support video in background
 * Add more features in video playback that were only on the non-TV version

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Application:
 * 'Play' option in context menu on albums
 * Handle FileProviders URIs from external apps
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 * Playback is tried for every filetype in directories browser mode
 * Misc fixes, including in the file deletion part and file browsing

SDK:
 * VideoPlayerActivity now returns result, with return code and extras infos

Core:
 * Add new acceleration option using MediaCodec NDK API

Translation updates:
 * Most languages updated
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 * Unify directories managment between preferences and Directories browser
 * Rewrite the directory browser
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 * Long press on +/- buttons to continuously increase/decrease audio au subs delay
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 * Material fixes for dialogs and some activities
 * Fix regression on the mini-player displaying in some activities
 * Support Play all in folders
 * Fix crashes
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 * Don't use hardware decoding for some MTK devices on Android 4.1 because of a black screen (still investigating)
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Core:
 * Blacklist some Samsung devices from hardware decoding
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 * Fix wrong media opened from new local files browser
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 * Fix potential crash in the MainActivity
 * Fix TV build
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 * Increase the accessibility of the application
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 * Change the Side Bar to meet Material Design update
 * Rewrite the local files browsing, using the network browsing code, which adds
   preparsing, prefetching, async, extensibility and code reuse
 * New album browser view
 * Fix back button behavior on VideoPlayer
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 * Improve Material look, Ripple effect on Lollipop
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 * Activate the Audio Delay control
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 * Smaller Video Player Controler
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 * Fix crashes, focus, rotations
 * Update to AppCompat 22.1
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JNI:
 * Add a way to capture stdout logs directly

Core:
 * Time stretching is now on by default
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 * Activate hardware acceleration for .TS files
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 * Fix crashes with live streaming and hardware acceleration
 * Fix WMV on MTK devices
 * Improve audio resampler quality
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TV:
 * Fix recommendations duplication and improve recommendations
 * Fix B button handling and TextViews

Translations:
 * Update of ALL the translations

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libvlcjni:
 * prepare the audio <=> video switch

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 * Support background playback for video
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 * Update close, playlist and save icons
 * Broadcast metadata to other apps, including scrobblers
 * New Advanced dialog for audio playback
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 * Improve search look and accuracy
 * Fix double entries for external SD cards, notably LG G3, Tablet Shield
 * Fix Android 4.1 navigation bar
 * Fix focusability of repeat, shuffle and audio buttons
 * Fix shuffle button
 * Fix crashes and interface issues
 * Fix accessibility text on some buttons of the interface
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 * Remove wheelview dependency

Translations:
 * Update of German, Simplified Chinese, Ukrainian, Tamil, Portuguese, Italian,
   Galician and Spanish translations

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 * Fix crash on startup with some iso files
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 * Fix presentation mode
 * New audio material design icons
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 * Fix gestures sensitivity
 * Improve memory management
 * Minor bug and crash fixes

TV:
 * Fix recommendation playback
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Application:
 * Fix audio stutter with some devices
 * Fix MPEG4 on some MTK devices (Wiko)
 * Fix crashes with some QCOM devices (Samsung Galaxy Tab 4, Galaxy S4/S5...)
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 * Minor fixes and UI adjustments
 * Add option to ask for resume video or play from star
 * Volume/brightness: add a vertical bar and levels in %
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Application:
 * Fix crashes
 * Fix material design for action bar
 * Fix audio support on Fire OS


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Application:
 * Fix material alignment
 * Support chapter selection
 * Fix directory context menu
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 * Fix crash when seeking

Translations:
 * Update of Danish, Croatian, Kabyle, Polish, Slovenian, Swedish and Turkish
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Core:
 * Fix an audio/video sync regression

Application:
 * Add an intent to load sub files
 * Seek by position instead of time, by default


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Application:
 * Allow to switch to audio mode, when playing a video
 * Change the sort icon to match Material design
 * Fix crash

TV:
 * Better navigation with buttons and gamepad
 * Fix network favorites


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 * Show 'load last video' option on phones
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 * (Lollipop only) Swipe music notification to remove it. When playback is paused.
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 * Fix video ts opened as audio
 * Fix black theme
 * Fix player menu hidden with some MKV files
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 * Keep player speed between videos
 * Refactor track selections and updates
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 * Option to exlude Directories from Media Library
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 * Playlists support for audio
 * In video player, lock the back button in lock mode
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 * Fix crashes for Android 2.x
 * Allow to sort video by modified date
 * Improve volume and brightness gestures
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 * Support cover for video files
 * Misc bugfixes

TV:
 * Better thumbnails
 * Better recommendations (last video 3 random ones)
 * Better gamepad events
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Translations:
 * Thai, Russian, French, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Ukrainian,
   Turkish, Tamil, Swedish, Slovak, Portuguese, Polish, Dutch, Korean,
   Japanese, Italian, French, Finnish, Spanish, Modern Greek, German and
   Danish updates

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Application:
 * Fix look of secondary fragments activities, for better navigation
 * Rework actions
 * Fix rare crashes
 * Fix HDMI unplugging
 * Improve seek
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 * Fixes on AudioFocus
 * Fixes on Black Theme
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TV:
 * Recommend last video viewed
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 * Better UI while scanning
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Core:
 * Fix mediacodec crash


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Application:
 * Fix BD upgrade crashes, because of broken versions of Android


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Core:
 * Support ModTracker files
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 * Fix freeze when changing audio speed

Audio:
 * Add AC3 passthrough support on Lollipop (Tested on Nexus Player)
 * Add PCM 5.1 and 7.1 support via HDMI or SPDIF
 * Add Float support on Lollipop
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Application:
 * More Material fixes (search, streams, equalizer)
 * Improvements on the black theme (colors and settings)
 * Fix numerous crashes
 * Fix album art for artists

TV:
 * Fix look of numerous activities
 * Better keyboard and gamepad mappings
 * Shuffle and repeat in Audio mode
 * Better recommendations

Translations:
 * Update most translations


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Core:
 * Improve audiotrack performance and quality

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 * SearchView in Material, new search look and performance
 * New FAB to play all the songs
 * Rework information panel
 * Ellipsize long URLs in stream panel
 * Improve dark theme
 * Fix Moto G SD cards detection
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 * Fix LG bug with menu button
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 * Fix rare NPE for Samsung devices
 * Fix numerous NPE and crashes

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Main Application:
 * Fix fast scrolling pulling refresh
 * Fix settings toolbar to look Material

TV:
 * Fix gamepad requirement


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Main Application:
 * Bugfixes
 * UI Adjustments
 * Restore dpad navigation between audio tabs


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Main Application:
 * New design for Material/Lollipop
 * Port to 5.0 new APIs
 * Rewrite of most views
 * Gamepad controller support for navigation
 * Async load of fragments and search
 * Option to show videos as list in portrait
 * Suport pull to refresh
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 * Tracknumber, DiscNumber & AlbumArtist tags support for audio files
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 * Handle nowplaying for streams
 * Set Audio & Subs delay

TV:
 * Port for Android TV
 * Video + Audio browsing, settings
 * Recommandations

Core:
 * Rewrite of the NativeWindow output
 * Support of direct rendering and GPU 0-copy
 * New rendering of subtitles
 * New audio output based on AudioTrack
 * Support all the new ABIs

Fixes:
 * Fix parsing of metadata with space
 * Fix popup context menu loaded for wrong files
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   Spanish, Walloon, Marathi, Khmer, Italian, Polish and Estonian translations