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communication:bandwidth_conservation [2018/02/25 10:26]
frater_secessus [Bandwidth conservation]
communication:bandwidth_conservation [2019/07/12 09:57]
frater_secessus [web frugality]
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 === compression proxies === === compression proxies ===
  
-A compression proxy runs between you and the internet and optimizes / compresses web content to save bandwidth. ​ It may downgrade image quality for substantial savings. ​ It is an internet version of [[lifestyle:​mail forwarding|a mail forwarding service]] that throws out the junk mail and extra packing before sending your mail mail to you.+A compression proxy runs between you and the internet and optimizes / compresses web content to save bandwidth. ​ It may downgrade image quality for substantial savings. ​ It is an internet version of [[lifestyle:​mail forwarding|a mail forwarding service]] that throws out the junk and extra packing before sending your mail (web page) to you.
  
  
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 [[http://​www.opera.com/​|Opera]] made the first mainstream browser to offer a compression proxy on their mobile and desktop browsers. ​ Now the Chrome mobile browser has a proxy and there is a [[https://​chrome.google.com/​webstore/​detail/​data-saver/​pfmgfdlgomnbgkofeojodiodmgpgmkac|Data Savings plugin for Chrome/​Chromium]]. [[http://​www.opera.com/​|Opera]] made the first mainstream browser to offer a compression proxy on their mobile and desktop browsers. ​ Now the Chrome mobile browser has a proxy and there is a [[https://​chrome.google.com/​webstore/​detail/​data-saver/​pfmgfdlgomnbgkofeojodiodmgpgmkac|Data Savings plugin for Chrome/​Chromium]].
  
-If you are technically minded and have a server somewhere you can run your own compression proxy using freeware like ziproxy. ​ Frater Secessus runs one of these and will make a login for you if you want to play with it.  PM him on the CRVL forum+If you are technically minded and have a server somewhere you can run your own compression proxy using freeware like ziproxy. ​ Frater Secessus runs one of these and will make a login for you if you want to play with it.
  
  
communication/bandwidth_conservation.txt ยท Last modified: 2019/07/12 09:57 by frater_secessus