retina

  • Our Coverage Of The Apple Event: iPad Mini, 4th Generation iPad, New iMac, Mac Mini, 13″ Retina MacBook Pro

    Our Coverage Of The Apple Event: iPad Mini, 4th Generation iPad, New iMac, Mac Mini, 13″ Retina MacBook Pro

    That’s a wrap! Apple made a lot of announcements today. Here is our entire coverage on TechCrunch and a small recap of what happened during the keynote. Read More

  • Opera 12.10 Beta Now Supports SPDY, Retina Displays And More Web Standards

    Opera 12.10 Beta Now Supports SPDY, Retina Displays And More Web Standards

    Opera just released the first beta of Opera 12.10 for Windows, Mac and Linux. With this update, which should reach the stable release channel within the next few weeks, Opera’s desktop browser now supports Google’s SPDY protocol, Apple’s Retina displays and numerous new web standards like the Fullscreen API and the┬áPage Visibility API. Opera 12.10 will also feature… Read More

  • Firefox Will Soon Support Apple’s MacBook Pro Retina Display

    Firefox Will Soon Support Apple’s MacBook Pro Retina Display

    The latest cutting-edge nightly build of Firefox 18 finally features support for Apple’s high-resolution Retina screen on the MacBook Pro. Firefox 18 is scheduled to arrive in Mozilla’s Aurora release channel in about a week. After that, it will make its way through the beta channel and finally become the stable version around the second week of January 2013. Read More

  • Retinize Any Mac App With Retinizer

    Retinize Any Mac App With Retinizer

    If you’re using non-Retina-ready apps like Word and you’d like to see things in a clearer light, there’s an app for that. Retinizer is a very simple app that allows you to update standard Mac applications to support Retina displays. Mostly this means that the fonts are much sharper but icons and UI elements are often still fuzzy. For example, Word looks much better after… Read More

  • Oddly, RetinaMacApps.com Lists All Retina-Ready Mac Apps

    Oddly, RetinaMacApps.com Lists All Retina-Ready Mac Apps

    Are you readyyyy to retina!? Sure you are, so if you’ve got your retina MacBook at hand, hop over to RetinaMacApps.com and see all of the apps that are currently retina ready. It’s just that simple. Read More

  • Sonos Retina-ifys Their iPad App

    Sonos Retina-ifys Their iPad App

    One pet peeve I had with the Sonos system was the quality of the UI on high-res screens. While it is, after all, just a remote control, the app was Sonos’ outward-facing experience and needed to be flawless. Now it is. The company just updated its iPad app to support Retina screens (no similar update for Retina MacBooks, sadly) and you can also change the Sonos volume by clicking the… Read More

  • Secure Your Retina MacBook With The MacLocks Lock Cable

    Secure Your Retina MacBook With The MacLocks Lock Cable

    If you’re the average Joe, you don’t let your Retina MacBook out of your sight. But what if you’re an IT guy with a fleet of these things to secure on a client site? What to do? MacLocks has just launched a locking case for the Retina MacBook, allowing folks to snap down their laptops almost anywhere. The case actually envelops the MacBook and the looped cable then fits over… Read More

  • Begun, The Retina Wars Have

    Begun, The Retina Wars Have

    As we approach the E3, the electronic gaming show in early June, I suspect that the value of “Retina” high-resolution displays will soon become apparent. While the prospect of Retina MacBooks is all but inevitable, we have reached a plateau when it comes to general computing and, more important, living room media. The first question is, in short, why do we need a Retina MacBook? Read More

  • Flipboard Gets Retina-Ready, But Will Users Spend More Time In-App?

    Flipboard Gets Retina-Ready, But Will Users Spend More Time In-App?

    Good news, new iPad users: everyone’s favorite iPad news magazine Flipboard (OK, my favorite, but I hear the Flipboard / Zite battles get fierce) is now Retina-ready. I know, we all thought the enhanced app would be approved by tonight, but, as it turns out, the update was shipped a bit earlier.┬áConsider this your PSA. However, in the brief note Flipboard sent me about the update… Read More