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Digital Revolution (II) - Compression Codes and Technologies


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8. References

Remark: Mark Nelson maintains a webpage with a very broad collection of information about data compression.

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  1. Introduction
  2. Information and compression
  3. Encoding and decoding
  4. Lossy and non-lossy compression
  5. Huffman codes
  6. Compression methods and their applications
  7. Compression and intellectual property
  8. References