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LBRY Fireworks For Android Works Like Fire

Samuel Bryan • Jan 8 2020

Fireworks release of LBRY for Android is LIVE in the Play Store

Today, LBRY releases LBRY Fireworks, which brings improved search, rich text support, a better video play experience, and more.

Download from Play Store or direct download.


Fireworks upgrades performance and includes a number of bug fixes and other usability improvements.

More about LBRY Fireworks

  • Faster search experience with more relevant results
  • Basic rendering of rich text, including things like this very post
  • Audio and video content pages are more responsive, with a larger touch area and autoplay for free content
  • First-run experience revamped, account creation less strongly encouraged
  • Added a purchase confirmation to paid content
  • Added view and follower counts to file and channel pages
  • Tipping interface improved and channels can now be tipped directly from their pages
  • Improved display of transient messages, like rewards
  • Renamed "Subscriptions" to "Following" in the navigation menu
  • Updated to LBRY SDK 0.50.1 for improved stability and performance
  • Fixes an issue with subscribed channel content not loading in some scenarios
  • Fixes issues with synchronization of tags and subscriptions across sessions

For the full release notes, see both versions 0.12.1 and 0.12.2

While it lasts, grab some LBC with reward code fireworks-2020!

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