VLC 3.0 supports Chromecast, 8K, and HDR – The Verge

The Verge
VLC is one of those open-source gifts to humankind that we certainly don’t deserve. A lightweight, bloat-resistant, stable, and endlessly compatible piece of software that we mostly use to play back pirated movies. The brand-new 3.0 “Vetinari” update …
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