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I want to know if there is any service or add-on available for firefox to compress the incoming data like opera browser.

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Something like fasTun?

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Short: There isn't any.


Long: Opera's Turbo works by sending the request to Opera's webservers, which get the data in uncompressed format, even if the webserver sends the data in compressed manner( eg: Stack Exchange sites), compress these and send it back to the browser. Theoretically, it's possible to simulate this via an addon but it's trivial for Opera to block these, and it wouldn't look good.

Perhaps something which you can roll out yourself if you're so inclined

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@Sathya i have just found one. Take a look fastun.com –  kaykay Apr 13 '11 at 18:47
    
looks like it is working. pages are loading a bit faster –  kaykay Apr 13 '11 at 18:51
    
but free account comes with limited usages. –  kaykay Apr 13 '11 at 18:55
    
@kaykay you should post that as an answer then –  Sathya Apr 14 '11 at 5:34
    
@Sathya is it good to post the ans of my own question. because i can wait if anybody know a better solution than this. –  kaykay Apr 14 '11 at 5:45

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