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Fix SPDY push explanations

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Loïc Hoguin authored September 10, 2013

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 SPDY is compatible with HTTP/1.1 semantics, and is actually
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 just a different way of performing HTTP requests and responses,
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 by using binary frames instead of a text-based protocol.
-SPDY also allows the server to send responses without needing
-a request to exist, essentially enabling server push.
+SPDY also allows the server to send extra responses following
+a request. This is meant to allow sending the resources
+associated with the request before the client requests them,
+saving latency when loading websites.
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 SPDY is an experiment that has proven successful and is used
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 as the basis for the HTTP/2.0 standard.

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