This book provides a comprehensive reference for the many different types and methods of compression. Included are a detailed and helpful taxonomy, analysis of most common methods, and discussions on the use and comparative benefits of methods and description of qhow toq use them. Detailed descriptions and explanations of the most well-known and frequently used compression methods are covered in a self-contained fashion, with an accessible style and technical level for specialists and nonspecialists. Comments and suggestions of many readers have been included as a benefit to future readers, and a website is maintained and updated by the author.Anyone can assign these codes privately for their own characters and symbols or use them with specialized fonts. ... Like any compression method, it works by removing redundancy from the original data. ... There are 8 static and 8 dynamic windows (Tables 8.51 and 8.52, respectively, where CJK stands for Chinese, anbsp;...
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