“VLC is an open-source media playback application, notable for supporting both audio and video, and formats missing from official playback tools made by Apple and Microsoft,” MacNN reports. “The VideoLAN software is developed on volunteer basis, however, and the number of Mac developers is reported to have dwindled to zero.”
MacNN reports, “VideoLAN warns that unless it can secure more developers, Mac support may be ended with the release of VLC 1.1.0.”
More info, including the skills needed, in the full article here.
More info about how to help the VideoLAN Project here.