28 Mar RealTimeWeekly #122
Real Time Weekly: March 28th 2016
Why does screen sharing require plugin for WebRTC? Amir answers that in this week’s issues. We also have big announcements this week: A new real-time messaging service called Ably.io and Apple TV API support from Lightstreamer. All this and more in today’s RealTimeWeekly!
As always, if you have tips, event announcements, or suggestions, please contact me directly at Arin@AgilityFeat.com.
This week’s Real-Time news
Annabel King, Ably.io blog
Mar 22 2016
There’s a new real time messaging platform in town – Ably.io just launched last week. This post gives you a quick intro to their team and the high level features of what they are building.
Vincenzo D’Ippolito, Lightstreamer
Mar 11 2016
Gianluca Bertani, Lightstreamer
Mar 10 2016
The latest Apple TV’s have a platform for development and distribution of apps, which Lightstreamer now has APIs for. This allows you to build a real time stock ticker for example and display it on TV’s through the Apple devices.
Mar 21 2016
The Interactive Connectivity Establishment (ICE) process is a key part of WebRTC signaling and establishing the RTCPeerConnection. In this post, the WebRTCStandards team points out the Trickle ICE proposal to end searching for ICE candidates sooner in order to indicate failure or success. This has the potential to speed up establishing peer connections.