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What is HEVC? High Efficiency Video Coding, H.265, and 4K compression explained

High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC), also known as H.265, promises twice the compression possible with Blu-ray’s best video compression methods. But how does it work, and is it enough to get us better-looking 4K content?

By April 18, 2014

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How to zip and compress files on Android with ES File Explorer

File compression isn't just for desktops and laptops. Android devices can benefit from ZIP files too.

By January 31, 2014

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Chrome's data compression claims huge savings

The new Google Chrome data compression feature for Android and iOS finally becomes available to all, with Google saying it can reduce your bandwidth usage by nearly 50 percent.

By January 15, 2014

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Apple acquires AlgoTrim, maker of compression tech, report says

The iPhone maker has snapped up a small company specializing in technology to help mobile devices decode images, squeeze software file sizes, and process video, according to a media report.

By August 28, 2013

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MediaTek to embed Opera data compression into LTE chips

MediaTek's upcoming 64-bit system-on-chips will have Opera Max data compression tech built-in.

By September 17, 2014

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Google's Web-video ambitions bump into hard reality

The company's technical prowess and free VP9 licensing haven't been enough to dent the fortunes of rival compression format HEVC. But Google's already moving on to VP10.

By September 12, 2014

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Memory compression brings RAM Doubler to OS X Mavericks

A new feature in Apple's upcoming OS X is reminiscent of a past technology for enhancing RAM use in Macs.

By June 10, 2013

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How to create custom PDF compression filters in OS X

You can make your own filters for reducing or otherwise adjusting images when exporting in OS X's Preview application.

By May 20, 2013

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Google urges fast adoption of VP9 video compression

The computing industry has just begun taking the VP8 codec seriously, but Google wants people to adopt its brand-new successor.

By May 15, 2013

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Ralph Lauren biometric smart shirt debuts at US Open

Forget fitness bands. Ralph Lauren has introduced an entire fitness shirt stocked with sensors designed to monitor heart rate, stress levels, and movement.

By August 25, 2014