Stuffit 9.0 30% JPEG compression with no quality loss

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I just posted the article Stuffit 9.0 30% JPEG compression with no quality loss.

March 28,2005 StuffIt Shrinks JPEG Photos up to 30% With No Quality Loss Allume Systems, Inc., an IMSI company (OTC Bulletin Board: IMSI), today shipped StuffIt Deluxe 9.0 for…

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#2

Storage guru would really appreciate the incorporation of a large number of small files into a single big archive in terms of space savings :wink:


#3

It might be worth mentioning, the upgrade for any standalone doesnt seem to mean Winzip or Winrar, just the Allume software. Either that or they have hidden the option well.


#4

Storage problem becomes less important nowadays. Also I think I will spend the money to buy a new harddrive instead of buying stuffit. JPEG2000 did pretty good in lossless image file compression. This format seems more portable :slight_smile:


#5

I remember mentioning this prog a couple of years back, damiandimitri’s reaction was the most curiuos then. Nevermind, WinRAR is the most popular SW & many are aware of that. JPEG ? And how about PNG ? :slight_smile:


#6

This is a breakthrough feature. But as many of you said already, it’s not needed very much nowadays.


#7

PNG has its place and it doesn’t compete with JPG. PNG is sucky at compressing a gradient of colors.