Facebook makes its image compression tech available to all

Most applications need to compress the photos you upload, because better cameras also mean bigger image files. The larger the file is, the more data you use and the longer the upload takes. Facebook is helping smaller developers address the need for image compression by releasing the technology it developed for faster image uploads as an open source tool. It’s called Spectrum, and it can be integrated into iOS and Android projects, so you’ll likely come across it on non-Facebook apps whichever platform you use.

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