Compression

03.05.14
Mozilla to improve web page load times through image trickery
03.05.14

Mozilla to improve web page load times through image trickery

Ever tried loading websites full of selfies and filtered food images on a shabby connection? If yo...

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02.25.14
ZipShare from WinZip lets you manage all your cloud storage from one place
02.25.14

ZipShare from WinZip lets you manage all your cloud storage from one place

WinZip's long been the go-to .zip file manager for many PC users, but no longer is it just a tool...

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01.15.14
Chrome updates bring data compression to all Android and iOS users
01.15.14

Chrome updates bring data compression to all Android and iOS users

Google has been testing data compression in mobile versions of Chrome for what seems like ages, bu...

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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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