Compression

02.22.17
Microsoft creates a low-data version of Skype for India
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Microsoft creates a low-data version of Skype for India

Skype Lite will compress images and video for smooth running even on 2G networks.

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12.05.16
Netflix updated its video encoding to make downloads look better
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Netflix updated its video encoding to make downloads look better

Using Google's VP9 codec, Netflix says it can achieve the same quality at much lower bitrates.

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08.19.15
Xiaomi's global devices to get Opera's data-saving tech
08.19.15

Xiaomi's global devices to get Opera's data-saving tech

Following yesterday's announcement on Opera Max supporting YouTube and Netflix, today the company...

By R. Lai,   08.19.15
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08.18.15
Opera Max saves data on YouTube and Netflix
08.18.15

Opera Max saves data on YouTube and Netflix

Until now, one of the limitations with the Opera Max Android app is that it doesn't compress encry...

By R. Lai,   08.18.15
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07.29.15
Microsoft has a trick for making holograms from live video
07.29.15

Microsoft has a trick for making holograms from live video

This could make those holographic conference calls that S.H.I.E.L.D. is so fond of a reality.

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03.26.15
Google brings data compression from mobile Chrome to PCs
03.26.15

Google brings data compression from mobile Chrome to PCs

Google has offered an option to reduce the amount of data Chrome uses on Android and iOS for a whi...

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08.13.14
Opera's web compression app can now save you some Vietnamese dong
08.13.14

Opera's web compression app can now save you some Vietnamese dong

After eight months of beta testing, the Opera Max web compression app is finally getting a launch...

By R. Lai,   08.13.14
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