Tag Archives: Retina Display

High-Res UIImage remote load

Loading UIImages automatically in high-resolution works fine for locally stored images – but if you want to fetch them via remote URL you have to code yourself. A simple, blocking but backward compatible (iOS >= 3.0, maybe even 2.0 but untested)  implementation could look like this: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 […]

High-Res Artwork Management Automation

The iPhone4 comes with a super high-res display and to leverage that encourages App Developers to provide all artwork twofold – once „normal“ and once in double resolution named equally with a „@2x“ suffix. To ease my designers‘ life and avoid confusion (and designers are easily confused I found) I ask them to provide the […]