Google Releases New Open-Source JPEG Encoder

Google has announced the release of Guetzli, a new image compression algorithm that creates high quality JPEG images that are up to 35% smaller than other algorithms. Smaller image file sizes allow your webpages to be downloaded faster, improving user experience. The JPEG images that are produced are compatible with existing browsers, image processing tools, […]

Google Makes Search Improvements for Programmers

Google has announced improvements that they made to their search that can help programmers. Technical queries that contain sequences of 2 to 3 special characters will now include better contextual results where those characters have meaning in programming languages. Some examples include “== vs ===”, “c++17”, “+=”, and “||”. In addition, queries with organization and […]