After a very brief once-over, it does look neat; and I can certainly see where it could help with some of the dev.to articles.
What (if anything) would be the downside of integrating it and getting limited usage?
Well the player has an embed we could use right away with an iframe, but I feel like we could make it more native immediately. But this could possibly be a time-wasting rabbit hole to go down or lead to an unnecessary lack of maintainability.
Remember the posts around building for the future too soon! MVP in my opinion.. iframe and review it's usage. If it becomes popular then let's work on deeper integrations.
I trust the embed approach can be used for now... then move on to develop the native.
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