iPad (3rd Gen): First Impressions.
So, Apple released a new iPad. Unsurprisingly its faster than the last version and has better specs in keys areas. I own the original iPad which is starting to get long in the tooth. I picked up an iPad 3 to give it a whirl and see how it compares to my 1st gen model. These are my first reviews after a few hours with the device at home. The one line review would be: Great screen. doesn’t feel...
Nokia E61 and the Mobile Web
I spent a very enjoyable day in mancherster yesterday to ateend Standards.Next. The Topic of the day, was Mobile. the inspiration for this article was the opening talk about the mobile web before the iPhone etc came along. Im a fogetful sod, so i thought it would be worth getting down my experiences being entirely reliant on a E61 for communication a number of years ago. Back in around 2007 i...
Exploring HiDPI in Mountain Lion
As a heavy user of Mac OSX screen zooming, i thought it was time to take a good look at what the Mountain Lion Beta offers in the shape of improved HiDPI support. I wondered if HiDPI could provide an answer to my vision issues. HiDPI (High Dots Per Inch) is the Mac implimentation of the double resolution technology used on the iPhone 4 and shortly the iPad. However, as we dont have the super high...