Tag: Retina

Retina revolution

I’m a bit late in linking to this piece but a recent post by Filament Group reignited my curiosity about it. Filament Group has been doing an absolute ton of research and work behind solving this newfound img/picture issue we’re dealing with, and it’s interesting to see their take on the image compression technique. I […]

Posted: January 15, 2013

Designing a responsive, Retina-friendly site

I’ve been following Paul Stamatiou for longer than I can remember, seriously. He’s one of the first tech bloggers I started reading about, and I couldn’t help but to keep up with his diverse startup experience during and after college. Paul’s got a serious knack for writing very elaborate and well put together articles on […]

Posted: January 11, 2013

How should we handle responsive images?

How should we handle responsive images? Between the Responsive Web Design movement and HiDPI hardware changes, my front end workflow has nearly been turned on it’s head within the past year. It’s all well and good but there have been times where my mind simply couldn’t grasp what the heck I was working on. I’m […]

Posted: November 20, 2012

Resolution vs. Density vs. Pixel Ratios

mir.aculo.us JavaScript with Thomas Fuchs » Blog Archive » Resolution vs. Density vs. Pixel Ratios. Resolution, screen density, and pixel ratios could work their way into being the talk of the town over the next few months. Retina screens (while no, they’re not new, but now they’re here so we’ll call it a day) have […]

Posted: October 16, 2012

The Story of the New Microsoft.com

The Story of the New Microsoft.com — Rainypixels. Not long ago the newly responsive-ized and Retina-fied Microsoft.com home page was launched to fantastic review. Personally I think it’s fantastic on a number of levels. I know as much as any of us how hard unique responsive design is. They’ve done it here in my opinion. […]

Posted: October 16, 2012

More about devicePixelRatio

More about devicePixelRatio – QuirksBlog. I’ve touched on the fact that all this Retina stuff is really going to throw a bit of a wrench into what was once not even a blip on the radar for many of us. PPK goes through some beautiful detail surrounding devicePixelRatio that we should all have in mind […]

Posted: July 20, 2012

The Retina War is upon us.

The Retina War is upon us. by Wells Riley. I’ve been thinking a lot about this lately. Thinking about how we can’t overlook the impact a Retina computer display will have on our lives. Not only lives of designers and developers, but users as well. This is a big deal. I don’t mean to make […]

Posted: July 17, 2012