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compression

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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 Jan. 15, 2014

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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 Apr. 18, 2014

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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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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 Aug. 28, 2013

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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 Jun. 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 compression algorithm Zopfli may lead to faster Internet

Algorithm promises faster data transfer speeds and reduced Web page load times by compressing content up to 8 percent smaller than zlib.

By Feb. 28, 2013

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Michael Phelps snoozes in high-tech compression jammies

Swimming champ Michael Phelps gears up for his next run at the Olympics with a special set of compression pajamas designed for muscle recovery.

By Jul. 3, 2012

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Compression is killing your music

Dynamic range compression is ruining music.

By Jul. 8, 2011

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New HEVC video compression wins big over today's standard

When it comes to very high-resolution video, researchers concluded that a new video compression technology is a big step up from today's prevailing H.264 standard.

By Aug. 28, 2012