Macworld blogger Steven Aquino wrote a fascinating piece today on how Apple's Retina display technology has helped him -- a legally blind individual with extremely low vision -- to be able to enjoy Apple's products as if he had no vision...Show More Summary
iOS’s accessibility features are great, particularly on the iPad—as I’ve written elsewhere—but for disabled users, accessibility is more than just a niche set of options in the Settings app. But perhaps the greatest accessibility feature is the most obvious part of a smartphone: the screen. Show More Summary
Mobileaks says the above render comes from a tipster who has seen the iPad mini 2 with Retina display. We’re not so convinced. According to a “source” speaking to Mobileaks, these will be the specifications of the iPad mini 2: 7.9 inch Retina display 2048 x 1536 pixels 324 ppi Apple A6X processor 8.0 megapixel [...]Show More Summary
Karliea Software's website building software Sandvox has been embracing the Mac only since its initial release, and now it has expended to embrace the Retina display. With a simple check of a box, web developers can present high-resolution images to website visitors using Retina display Macs.
The Tegra 4-powered game console will ship in June, packing a five-inch retina display and able to play Android games and stream games from a PC.
Many analysts expect that Apple will soon put a "Retina" display on the iPad Mini. However, cost considerations may lead Apple to raise the iPad Mini's price if it does.
Apple's World Wide Developers Conference is just a month away, and the company has often used that event to launch new products. Accordingly, the Apple rumor mill is beginning to heat up. While Apple CEO Tim Cook recently dropped hints...Show More Summary
The expectations of a new Nexus 7 keep rising. This week an analyst notes that Google will use a 1920 x 1200 display and Snapdragon 600 chip for an updated small tablet.
If any of you, friends and fiends alike, are looking to replace an ageing laptop, or just have money to burn, I have a MacBook Pro 13? with Retina Display for sale. It’s in as-new condition, and is the model which retails for £1,249 on the Apple UK website. Still under warranty, naturally. If you’re [...]
Last week, we reviewed QuickRes, a menu-bar utility for changing the resolution of—and accessing higher resolutions on—Retina-display MacBook Pros. But even if you aren't using a Retina display, you may have wanted something similar,...Show More Summary
While we’d certainly like to see an iPad Mini with a Retina display this year, months of rumors have produced no compelling evidence that it’s going to happen. If anything, we’re less certain about the prospect than ever in light of several conflicting reports. Show More Summary
Yesterday, a report from an analyst at NDP DisplaySearch claimed Apple would offer a retina iPad mini in early 2014. Shortly thereafter, the article clarified that Q3 would see the introduction of a retina display iPad mini, with a processor upgraded model scheduled for Q1 of 2014. So two models, both with a retina display. [...]Show More Summary
The iPad mini is quickly becoming a key component of Apple's product lineup, and according to some sources, might even be the best-selling tablet Apple makes at this point. The smaller tablet hit shelves in early November last year, and likely had a huge impact on Apple's record tablet sales last quarter, which topped 19.5 million devices. Show More Summary
Following a somewhat confusing report earlier this week in which NPD DisplaySearch analysts first indicated that a Retina iPad mini would not appear until the first quarter of 2014 before quickly issuing a correction stating that a third...Show More Summary
Reviewers loved the iPad mini and every indication suggests the smaller Apple slate is selling to consumers quite well. The one item that seems to be on everyone’s wish list, however, is a Retina display. Coming from Apple devices like...Show More Summary
Be sad, fellow geeks, for we are witnessing the slow death of a staunch companion. Between the proliferation of Retina displays, ultrahigh-resolution smartphone screens, überexpensive 4K televisions, and the ironically named Chromebook Pixel, eye candy has never been so abundantly available, nor so abundantly delicious. Show More Summary
Yesterday we reported on an analyst’s prediction that the iPad mini 2 with Retina display could be coming in Q3 2013 and now the same analyst, Richard Shim of NPD DisplaySearch, is claiming that suppliers of the displays Apple typically...Show More Summary
In yet another projection, DisplaySearch analyst Richard Shim told CNET today that the second version of the amazing iPad Mini will indeed have a retina display, and that LG will be the main supplier of the pixel-packed screen, instead of Samsung. “Samsung is currently not in the iPad Mini and they won’t be in the [...]Show More Summary
The iPad Mini will get a refresh in the third quarter with a Retina display, NPD DisplaySearch predicted. “We see two refreshes coming. One in the second half of this year, then one in Q1 [first quarter] of 2014,” analyst Richard Shim told CNET. “The Q1  device will have a Retina display plus an... Read More