Toonel is an application based on Java that can increase internet connection speed by conserve network bandwidth. Toonel.net offers a technique to conserve network bandwidth by attempting to compress resources transferred thereby increasing connection throughput (Using lossless compression provided by JZlib library of zlib in pure java). The compression ratio will depend on the type of content you are consuming. For HTTP traffic you can expect about 70% compression level for outgoing requests and about 30% for downloads.
Using toonel.net is easy. Simply download the package which suits your platform and set the following HTTP, HTTPS and FTP proxy settings for the connection you wish to use: 127.0.0.1 port 8080. Please refer to your system help on how to change proxy settings.
This tool is avaialable :
- Toonel Generic Swing Package (Linux, Sun Solaris, Windows) (120 kb)
- Toonel Symbian Package (95 kb)
- Toonel for Windows Mobile (Java) (113 kb)
- Toonel for Windows Mobile (.NET) (270 kb)
- Toonel Mac OS X application bundle
- toonel.net PersonalJava
Pick your desired package by go to Publisher's Download Page