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The retina screen on the iPad3 can display high resolution JPEGs that can easily exceed the known limits for WebKit. Duncan Davidson has discovered that the way around this is Progressive ...
Use Progressive JPEGs for high resolution images for the iPad 3
[Update: 18 March 2012] Chart updated to show data from 1911 onwards. The State colours have been used. Chart is maximised to show the data.
The 2011 Australian Census was conducted on 9 ...
Screenshot of interactive chart: Australian population history since 1911
Apple released the new iPad (iPad 3) on March 7 2012. So, what's new? Here is a quick summary of why it's better than the previous iPads and the implications for us in Australia.
The new iPad's display is 2048-by-1536 pixels – a million more pixels than an HD
Updating your iOS device to version 5 is normally done through iTunes by clicking on the Update button. This will download the latest software for your device and update it. If Internet downloads ...
Instructions on how to manually install iOS 5
Steve Jobs passed away on Wednesday 5 October, age 56. He invented, defined and redefined computing, bringing us products like the Mac, iPods, iPhones and iPads. He will be remembered as a ...
Steve Jobs 1955-2011
Here is Steve's letter to the Apple Board:
CUPERTINO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–To the Apple Board of Directors and the Apple Community:
I have always said if there ever came a day when I ...
Steve Jobs
Apple has released iOS 5 beta 4. For the first time over the air software update is now possible:
iOS 5 beta 4 can be installed using over the air software update from devices that have iOS ...
Over the air software updates is now possible for iOS 5 beta 3 devices
Apple has released iOS 5 beta 3. If you are a registered Apple developer, you can download it from the Developer member Center.
The installation process is exactly the same as for previous ...
iOS 5 beta 3 now available
[Update: Tuesday 12 July] iOS 5 beta 3 is now available. Find out how to match your version of iOS with the right version of iTunes for a trouble free upgrade.
iOS 5 beta 2 was released ...
iOS 5 beta 2
Apple has released the iOS 5 beta 2 and iTunes 10.5 beta 2. If you are registered developer, download it from the iOS Dev Centre and then follow these instructions on how to install the latest ...
iOS 5 beta 2 now available
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