News tagged with compression

"JPEG changed our world"

JPEG is the image format we use the most in the world, be it in our computers, smartphones or digital cameras. But it is actually more than that. JPEG is also an international group of experts, which recently ...

Dec 12, 2014
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Razor-sharp TV pictures

The future of movie, sports and concert broadcasting lies in 4K definition, which will bring cinema quality TV viewing into people's homes. 4K Ultra HD has four times as many pixels as today's Full HD. And ...

Aug 21, 2014
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Putting iron to the stress test

(Phys.org) —Using an ultrafast laser system, a group in Physical and Life Sciences at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have subjected iron to extremely rapid dynamic compression and have shown that ...

Apr 29, 2014
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Mozilla to improve JPEG compression with mozjpeg tool

(Phys.org) —Mozilla announced on Wednesday its new project to provide a production-quality JPEG encoder that improves compression. Project mozjpeg will bring better compression efficiency to JPEG, the popular ...

Mar 06, 2014 weblog
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