Compression

12.17.13
Opera Max beta compresses most of the data going through your Android device
12.17.13

Opera Max beta compresses most of the data going through your Android device

Opera's mobile browsers are quite popular because of their ability to compress data, but it's unfo...

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10.14.13
Facebook acquires data-saving service Onavo to speed up its mobile apps
10.14.13

Facebook acquires data-saving service Onavo to speed up its mobile apps

For more than three years, Onavo has plied its trade reducing internet costs for smartphone users....

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08.28.13
Apple reportedly buys mobile data compression startup AlgoTrim (confirmed)
08.28.13

Apple reportedly buys mobile data compression startup AlgoTrim (confirmed)

Data compression isn't the sexiest of subjects, but after Facebook pledged to slim down its digita...

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08.19.13
Not So Massively: Diablo III ad backlash, GOME on PC, and SMITE's facelift
08.19.13

Not So Massively: Diablo III ad backlash, GOME on PC, and SMITE's facelift

Warner Bros. Interactive announced this week that console MOBA Guardians of Middle-Earth will soon...

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03.04.13
Chrome for Android build may tout a proxy-based speed boost
03.04.13

Chrome for Android build may tout a proxy-based speed boost

A fast smartphone will only go so far toward improving browser load times if the connection isn't...

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03.01.13
Google's Zopfli compression algorithm aims to speed up the web
03.01.13

Google's Zopfli compression algorithm aims to speed up the web

Google's latest attempt to squeeze data into increasingly smaller and smaller spaces comes with a...

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11.02.12
Send full-res iPhone photos and spare your bandwidth via Beamr
11.02.12

Send full-res iPhone photos and spare your bandwidth via Beamr

The iPhone 4S, iPhone 5 and the fourth-gen iPad all carry one key component: a really awesome cam...

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10.29.12
Microsoft unveils Data Sense for Windows Phone 8, to debut on Verizon devices
10.29.12

Microsoft unveils Data Sense for Windows Phone 8, to debut on Verizon devices

Microsoft has just outed Data Sense, a new app for Windows Phone 8 that helps ensure you don't bur...

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08.07.12
OpenGL ES 3.0 and OpenGL 4.3 squeeze textures to the limit, bring OpenVL along for the ride
08.07.12

OpenGL ES 3.0 and OpenGL 4.3 squeeze textures to the limit, bring OpenVL along for the ride

Mobile graphics are clearly setting the agenda at SIGGRAPH this year -- ARM's Mali T600-series par...

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