A-Level 1.3.4 Web Tech – Compression

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A charitable organisation is trying to make the works of William Shakespeare available to more people. The organisation decides to make a copy of Shakespeare’s entire works available as a downloadable text file from its website. It further decides to compress the file before making it available to download. Which form of compression would be …

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13_1.3.4 WebTech – Compression 1

A programmer spends her spare time contributing to an open source application that converts video files from a range of formats to one which uses lossy compression. Describe what is meant by the term ‘lossy compression’.