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In effort to help users consume less data on cellular connections, Google introduced the Data Saver functionality a while ago in Android and iOS versions of Chrome. In my own testing with Data Saver enabled on my smartphone, I witnessed a 30 percent reduction in data usage for the month of November (622.4MB versus 889.9MB), which is nothing to scoff at. However, Google is introducing a revamped version of Data Saver that goes even further in reducing the amount of data consumed on your mobile device. Google indicated in a blog posting this week that Data Saver will now reduce your data consumption by up to 70 percent, which is a huge increase over past versions. Instead of only employing compression... Read more...