Shiny Picture in picture

Shiny Picture in picture

Picture in picture mode (pip mode) for web videos

Shiny Picture in picture
What is Shiny Picture in picture?
The 'Shiny Picture in Picture' Edge add-on makes it possible to enjoy videos in Picture in Picture (PiP) mode nearly anywhere online. This mode enables the video to play in a floating window that's always on top, ensuring uninterrupted viewing while you browse other tabs. The original video tab must remain open. Activation options include the browser toolbar's puzzle button post video start, or the 'Picture in Picture' control found within the video player on major platforms like YouTube.
Rating: 5.00 (1,241)
Version: (Last updated: 2024-03-19)
Creation date: 2022-09-07
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
  • alarms
  • declarativeNetRequest
  • scripting
  • storage
Host permissions:
  • <all_urls>
Size: 115.86K
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Shiny Picture in Picture enables picture in picture mode on almost any video website.
The PiP mode means that the video continues playing in the always-on-top floating video player. You can switch to another tab.

Please note: the original tab with the video player should remain open.

You can activate the app from:

  1. Start a video in the tab > Browser toolbar > 🧩 Puzzle button > Shiny Picture in picture icon
  2. On major platforms (such as Youtube), you can find a "Picture in picture" control inside the video player.
User reviews
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  • Convenient and useful
  • Works with most video streams
  • Fast and stable
  • Does not overload memory
  • Original tab with video player must remain open and in foreground
  • Quality of video drops to 180p if tab is in background
Most mentioned
  • Good use
  • 8K video streaming
  • Registration for free permanent traffic
Recent reviews
by Q7m, 2024-05-11

by oJP, 2024-05-10

Don't have good options
by Jhon, 2023-11-13
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Risk impact

Shiny Picture in picture may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Shiny Picture in picture is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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