JPEG is a color-picture images compression format. A loss given to attain greater compression is used by the JPEG standard. JPEG is abbreviated as JPG in the file extension.

JPEG classically achieves 10:1 firmness with little discernible loss in image quality.

Therefore, the JPEG format is best for compressing photographic images. So if you see a large, colorful image on the Web, it is most likely a JPEG file.

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Alexander Graham Bell (March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922) was a Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer, and innovator who is credited with patenting the first practical telephone.