Google’s Mod_Pagespeed Is Now Out Of Beta And Ready To Make Your Sites Faster

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http://techcrunch.com – Google just released the first stable version of mod_pagespeed, the company’s open-source module for Apache that can automatically optimize your web pages to improve download and rendering speeds. With this release, Google is declaring this tool ready for broader adoption, though it’s worth noting that a number of large hosting providers like DreamHost, Go Daddy and content delivery network EdgeCast have already been using it in production for quite a while now. Mod_pagespeed is one of Google’s many initiatives to make the web faster. The module applies up to 40 different op (IT news)