Playing video is a fundamental feature for tvOS applications. In this video you will learn how to get the basic video player working by utilizing classes from AVKit and AVFoundation. After this video you will know how to play video and keep the native video experience for users.
Playing full screen video on tvOS gives the user access to the full native experience, including all the functionality of the Siri Remote. There are some designs that call for video to play in just a portion of the screen. In this video we will create a video player that plays video to a sub-view in our view controller.
How do you create a looping video in the background on tvOS?<br /> <br /> Having a video loop in the background of a menu screen is a great way to add visual interest to your application. In this screencast, we will explore the capabilities in AVFoundation for enabling this. After this video you will know about a new
<p>In a video player application, it is common to perform certain tasks when the user reaches various points throughout the video playback. This can be used for analytics, storing the users progress, or for adding overlay views on top of the video. In this screencast, we will examine the AVFoundation API that allows you