Why a Bigger (and Slower) iPhone Makes Sense

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Lot of chatter recently about the next iPhone being bigger, specifically longer. I’m not quite buying it, but I do think a larger iPhone makes sense IF it’s targeting the right audience, and that’s not power users.   

Retina Display Macs Coming This Summer According to Analyst

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One analyst now thinks we’ll see new Macs with Retina Displays sometime in the near future, probably this summer. According to The Wall Street Journal, one analyst is now predicting a new lineup of Macs with Retina Display, including new MacBook Air models in the next few months. The analyst, Ben Reitzes of Barclays Capital, believes […]

Parallels Mobile Updated With New Features and Retina Display Support

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Parallels Mobile, the app that lets users control Parallels on their desktop, now supports the Retina Display on the new iPad along with a few other features. Parallels explained the new feature in a blog post. Among the new features is the ability to view Flash websites through any web browser. The new app can […]

Dead Pixels Mar New iPad Retina Display (Photos)

Why I'm Returning My iPad

Up until this past weekend, I had not had any major problems with my new iPad. My first two weeks with it were smooth and my first month with the third-generation model made the upgrade from the iPad 2 more than worth it. However, over the weekend, I ran into the first major issue that […]

Pixel Qi to Deliver Low-Power Retina Display Rival

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While the new third-generation iPad’s high resolution, densely packed Retina Display is garnering a lot of accolades for the clarity it delivers, there are some who are not pleased with the power consumption of the Retina Display screen and the heat it generates. One of those displeased is Pixel Qi, a company who makes a color […]

EA Adds Retina Display Graphics to Tetris for iPad, Forces New App

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A recent Consumerist poll earned EA the title of “Worst Company in America For 2012.” While that poll was likely because some fans hated the Mass Effect 3 ending, there’s no denying that EA does make some evil (or greedy) moves with its games. Charging iPad users $6.99 for a retina Display-ready version of Tetris […]

Air Display Turns Your New iPad into a Retina Display Monitor

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Air Display, a $10 app that turns your iPad into a second monitor on Mac or PC, can now take advantage of the Retina Display on the new iPad. The update allows users to use the new iPad as a 2048 x 1536 resolution display or as a HiDPI 1024 x 768 display with super sharp […]

Samsung Ramping Up OLED Display Production In Case Apple Switches From LCD

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Samsung has ramped up production capacity for producing OLED displays in the event that Apple may decide to switch from rival LCD-based displays on its next-generation iOS products, which may include the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad tablet. It’s unclear if Apple would make the transition, but the Cupertino, California company has been rumored to […]

Barnes & Noble Updates Nook App For The iPad’s Retina Display

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Barnes & Noble updated the Nook app for iPad with Retina Display enhancements plus the ability to read in one or two columns when in landscape mode. The Retina update is the most important, especially for a reading-focused app. Not only were the graphics fuzzy in magazines, but the text in normal books wasn’t crisp […]

Facebook for iPad Gets Its Act Together with Retina Update

Facebok for iPad Gets Act Together with Retina Update

Last week, I told you about my horrible experiences with Facebook for iPad and how I hoped the issues I had been having with the software would be fixed with the app’s rumored Retina Display update. Well, that update has arrived today and the let me tell you. Facebook for iPad does, indeed look gorgeous […]

Facebook for iPad to Get Retina Support, But What About Bug Fixes?

Facebook for iPad to Get Retina Support, But What About Bug Fixes?

With apps gaining support for the new iPad‘s Retina Display on almost a daily basis, it was only a matter of time before we heard something about Retina Support for the iPad’s Facebook application. MacRumors has acquired an image that seems to indicate that the Retina Support is on the way which is great news […]

My Eye Doctor Hates the iPad’s Retina Display

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Retina, Retina, Retina. It seems like that’s still the one of the big topics about Apple’s new iPad. I’m already on record about how I feel about the Retina display. But my eye doctor, well, I’m not sure he’ll go on the record publicly but he sure did with me. Yesterday I had an appointment […]

Ticket to Ride Retina Display Update Adds Board Game Quality Graphics

Ticket To Ride Retina Display Graphics

Ticket to Ride, one of the most popular iPad board game apps, is now the first board game app updated with Retina Display graphics. The new graphics add more details to the game’s maps and make the game easier for colorblind players. The new maps in Ticket to Ride look just like the real-world board game, […]

10 Retina Display Ready Videos That Look Awesome on the New iPad

The new iPad has a beautiful Retina Display capable of showing off amazing detail in movies and photos. If you really want to see the Retina Display on the new iPad shine, skip over Netflix and Hulu Plus and load up some super-high-resolution 2048p and 4096P videos on YouTube and marvel. These 2K and 4K […]

Skype for iPad Now Looks Better Than Ever

Slowly but surely, developers are updating their iOS applications, and more specifically, their iPad apps to support the new iPad’s high-resolution Retina Display. Today, we can add another big name to the list as Skype has announced that it has updated its iPad application for use with the new iPad’s new display. Those who use […]

iTunes Movie Trailers App Gets Updated for iPad Retina Display

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Apple has updated its iTunes Movie Trailers app to add support for the new iPad’s Retina Display. Unlike the Netflix update, the Trailers app updates the videos in the app as well as the buttons and other art assets. The iTunes Movie Trailers app offers movie trailers that mirror the trailers available on the Apple […]

Windows 8 Will Be Retina Display Ready

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Microsoft would like everyone to know that they’re paying attention to all the madness around the iPad’s new display. To that end, they’ve posted a very detailed look at some of the ways Windows 8 and apps will work with displays that sport a high pixel density. Over on TechCrunch they’re calling this post-HD, but […]

Air Display Update Brings Retina Resolution Display For Mac and PC

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Air Display is a great app that lets you turn your iPad into a second display for your Mac or PC, and it is about to get even better with an update to support the incredibly high Retina Display resolution of the new iPad. You can’t enjoy a 10 inch 2048 x 1536 portable monitor just yet, but […]