Open Bug 1463402 (PiP) Opened 2 years ago Updated 4 days ago

Implement Picture-in-Picture Web API

Categories

(Core :: Audio/Video: Playback, enhancement, P3)

enhancement

Tracking

()

Webcompat Priority ?

People

(Reporter: beaufort.francois, Unassigned)

References

(Depends on 1 open bug)

Details

(Keywords: dev-doc-needed, Whiteboard: [geckoview:p3][webcompat])

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; CrOS x86_64 10698.0.0) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/68.0.3436.0 Safari/537.36

Steps to reproduce:

Spec: https://wicg.github.io/picture-in-picture/
Explainer: https://github.com/WICG/picture-in-picture/blob/master/explainer.md
Note that https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1280418 is related to this feature request.
Severity: normal → enhancement
Component: Untriaged → Audio/Video: Playback
Product: Firefox → Core
Our stance on this is unclear at the moment. Marking this P3 while we figure it out.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Rank: 25
Ever confirmed: true
Priority: -- → P3
FYI, here's the latest statement I got from Mozilla: https://github.com/mozilla/standards-positions/issues/72#issuecomment-393596352
Right, thanks. P3 seems appropriate then.
chrome has shipped this on 69 as flag options
and it was activated with 70 by default for the stable release. As a macOS user I hope to get this feature in the next couple months.
Here is some documentation available about Picture-in-Picture support in Chrome 70: 
- https://developers.google.com/web/updates/2018/10/watch-video-using-picture-in-picture
- https://www.chromestatus.com/feature/5729206566649856
Alias: PiP
Depends on: 1280418
Whiteboard: [geckoview:p3]

BBC's site is now using this, as discovered in https://webcompat.com/issues/26256.

Flags: webcompat?
Whiteboard: [geckoview:p3] → [geckoview:p3][webcompat]

Migrating Webcompat whiteboard priorities to project flags. See bug 1547409.

Webcompat Priority: --- → ?

See bug 1547409. Migrating whiteboard priority tags to program flags.

Depends on: 1580095
Depends on: 1601560
Depends on: 1610522
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