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Ed Ropple

Ed Ropple

Sr. Community Engineer

A-little-bit-of-everything software developer and video producer on the DevEx team. The guy you can count on to ask "should we write this in TypeScript" all the time. Remarkably uncomfortable writing in the third person.

The Mux logo, placed between the C# and the Java logos.

May 18, 2022 (over 1 year ago)

Using Mux on .NET and the JVM with mux-csharp and mux-java

Ed Ropple
By Ed Ropple2 min readProduct

Mux now supports .NET and the JVM as first-class citizens with mux-csharp and mux-java, available today!

An exceedingly cool zoom-in on the cube onto which we're rendering the Mux WebGL video demo.

February 28, 2022 (almost 2 years ago)

Enter the third dimension -- and bring your video with you

Ed Ropple
By Ed Ropple6 min readVideo education

Come check out how you can map a video texture to a 3D surface in WebGL using three.js and react-three-fiber.

Low latency

September 9, 2021 (about 2 years ago)

Introducing Low-Latency Live Streaming

Bonnie Pecevich
Ed Ropple
By Bonnie and Ed8 min readProduct

Mux makes low-latency live streaming easier to build. Introducing Mux Low-Latency Live Streaming, a fully featured API for delivering low-latency live streaming compatible with Apple’s LL-HLS.

May 13, 2021 (over 2 years ago)

An interview with Maestro: Orchestrating the future of interactive live events

Lynnette Nolan
Ed Ropple
By Lynnette and Ed1 min readCustomers

When 2020 pressed pause on live events creators had to get...creative. Maestro’s Ari Evans talks about developing an interactive streaming platform for the creator economy to stay connected with fans.

By Shaddack - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,

March 15, 2021 (over 2 years ago)

In The Beginning There Was Static: A Brief History of Video, Pt. 1

Ed Ropple
By Ed Ropple16 min readVideo education

A discussion about seventy-five years of history in the video space, from around 1927 to 2003, up until the rise of H.264

December 4, 2020 (almost 3 years ago)

Reconnect Windows and Clean Stream Exits

Ed Ropple
By Ed Ropple6 min readProduct

The Internet is not always the most reliable thing in the world, and live streaming inherits a lot of that. When running a live event, production teams often have to take into account the vagaries of w...

December 2, 2020 (almost 3 years ago)

Virtual conferences are easy? lol ok. (part 1)

Ed Ropple
By Ed Ropple19 min readEvents

This is going to be the second blog post I've made with this observation, but: COVID is weird. And while it's not one of the biggest ways COVID has turned over our collective applecart, it has now been...

November 2, 2020 (about 3 years ago)

Zoom Like You Mean It, Pt. II: Audio Technique

Ed Ropple
By Ed Ropple17 min readVideo education

Hey, folks! Apologies for the delay in getting this out; turns out Demuxed took a tiny bit of work to pull off! Thank you, of course, to our team--would you call them our fantastic team, Phil?--working...

Ed's "I am a software developer and also a video producer" desk setup. It has never been orderly, not once.

October 13, 2020 (about 3 years ago)

Zoom Like You Mean It, Pt. I: Audio Gear

Ed Ropple
By Ed Ropple18 min readVideo education

Breaking news: working during COVID has been weird. For folks like yours truly who are holding down an office job, this means a lot of time in the teleconference mines. On one hand, some people (hi) l...