Improved support for Header Bidding. Header Bidding 2.0, a more robust in-app bidding solution that includes support for rewarded video ad format and Flurry Audience Segments to maximise revenue for publishers.
Added support for Android 12
Added support for Rewarded Video ad format in interstitial placements with companion end-cards for Header Bidding 2.0 and direct mediation integrations
Updated Privacy API that allows publishers more control in order to comply with regulations such as GDPR, COPPA and Apple’s App Transparency Framework
Updated to VZM SSP Playlist Api v5.0
Updated OM SDK to 1.3.19
v1.13.0 - May 11, 2021
Fixed bug with Skip button not working on skippable interstitial VAST videos
Updated SDK to SSP Waterfall version 4.0.
Updated SDK to SSP Reporting API version 5.0.
v1.12.1 - April 28, 2021
Fixed reported version info for configuration.
v1.12.0 - April 26, 2021
Fixed issue where gdpr value was sometimes being overwritten based on other privacy settings.
Migrated components from Bintray to JFrog Cloud due to Bintray End of Life.
Fixed issue on VAST Ads where if there is an orientation change the Video remains paused and if the skip button is not yet available the user gets stuck on the VAST View.
Fixed issue with the VideoPlayer where an instance is loaded with a video asset but if it has not yet been bound to a Surface, the callback to onVideoSizeChanged results in an NPE.
v1.11.0 - March 31, 2021
Replaced edition specific initialization API with edition agnostic API.
Update to retrieve AAID synchronously at time of ad request.
Fixed issue where SDK was incorreclty firing two volumeChange OMSDK events each time the mute or unmute button is tapped.
Fixed issue where SDK was incorrectly firing OMSDK pause event after an AdSession was finished.
v1.10.0 - February 19, 2021
v1.9.0 - January 29, 2021
Fixed NPE in VASAdsMRAIDWebView
Fixed impression counting methodology discrepancy between native and banner creatives
Updated native impression calculation based on its container rather than each individual component.
v1.8.2 - December 8, 2020
Fix for VASAdsWebView crash
Adding onRenderProcessGone override in VASAdsWebViewClient
v1.8.1 - October 8, 2020
Fix for native click throughs on Android 11
Updated IAB OM SDK partner name to “Verizonmedia”
v1.8.0 - September 1, 2020
Certified against Android 11
Updated placements so that ad requests are paused while the application is backgrounded
Updated impression counting mechanism in inline, interstitial and native placements
Updated Open Measurement SDK to v1.3.9
Updated caching API
v1.7.0 - June 16, 2020
Fixed intermittent crash when an SSP report is sent before the SDK is initialized
v1.6.0 - June 3, 2020
Fixed crash with SSP reporter when payload gets large due to unavailable network connectivity
Fixed crash on video player when restoring a video playback session
Fixed crash when camera information is not available
Fixed crash in ThreadUtils when app is shutting down
Updated video ads to be muted when they are auto-played
Updated VAST video ad loading timeout from 5 to 30 seconds
Updated native component request timeout to 30 seconds
Fixed bug on URI PEX that resulted in the onAdLeftApplication callback not being called on exit
Updated log messages when OM SDK is not initialized
v1.5.0 - March 25, 2020
Added ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE as a required permission in AndroidManifest.xml
Fixed bug where mute and reply buttons are displayed under the video on Android 4.4
Fixed memory leaks in WebView and Native Placement
Fixed bug where OM SDK “resume” events were not being fired after app is brought back from background
v1.4.0 - February 10, 2020
Added Bidding Token API to support upstream server-to-server bidding providers
Added new environment metadata to ad requests to support native demand
Added ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE as a required permission in the integration guide
Fixed issue where US Privacy string needed to be set twice
Fixed crash that could occur when VAST creatives contained missing Open Measurement parameters
v1.3.1 - January 22, 2020
Fixed issue where native impression trackers were not fired when an ad was shown
v1.3.0 - December 10, 2019
Replaced setConsentData(Map<String, String> consentData, boolean restrictedOrigin) with setPrivacyData(Map<String, Object> privacyData) in VASAds. See the Privacy Settings Guide for more details
Moved Custom Targeting and Keywords data passing into the Extras map in RequestMetadata
Updated Open Measurement SDK and JS to v1.2.20
Fixed crash that occurred when fireImpression was called on a null inline ad instance
v1.2.1 - October 25, 2019
Removed all permissions from the SDK’s “bundled” manifest except INTERNET
Migrated from play-services-ads to play-services-ads-identifier
Fixed crash that occurred when getExternalFilesDir returned null during ad load
v1.2.0 - September 26, 2019
Certified against Android 10
Changed placement cache behavior so that ads in the cache are now completely loaded and ready to be displayed
Removed error log for missing omVendors parameters
Fixed issue where inline ads in an expanded state were not automatically closed when destroyed
Fixed issue where no-fills could be reported as errors
Fixed crash due to VASTActivity NPE
v1.1.4 - July 29, 2019
Fixed issue where attempting to initialize without a Site ID may result in a crash
v1.1.3 - July 1, 2019
Fixed crash occurring when an interstitial ad was destroyed prior to the user dismissing it
v1.1.2 - June 27, 2019
Internal release (not generally available)
v1.1.1 - May 15, 2019
Added support for OM SDK measurement for Native ads
Added support for Custom Chrome Tabs for web and native content
Added a client-side video completion callback to the interstitial placement to support rewarded video publishers
Updated Native Placement API to support upstream mediation
Updated audio volume tracking to reduce code complexity
Updated Google Play Services dependency to “compileOnly” to support apps with varying versions
Fixed issue where placement cache requests would only return one ad
Fixed issue where Creative Info was unavailable for Exchange ads
Fixed crash due to VASActivity NPE
Fixed issue where Google Advertising ID was not available on initial ad request
v1.1.0 - April 25, 2019
Internal release (not generally available)
v1.0.2 - March 5, 2019
Fixed issue where Site ID may not be sent on ad or bid requests
v1.0.1 - February 25, 2019
GA release of the Verizon Ads SDK Standard Edition