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How To Make Your Own Symbol Font

By Ben Markowitz on April 24, 2012

With the advent of high resolution “retina” displays, keeping bitmap images sharp and crisp on the web has meant using larger and thus more bandwidth-hungry images. At the same time, more and more people are browsing on mobile devices where bandwidth is at a premium. One solution to this problem is scalable vector graphics (SVG) since they...

Designing for High Resolution Displays: Thinking Beyond 72 DPI

By Charles Martucci on May 9, 2011

It’s been nearly a year since the release of the iPhone 4, and much to the dismay of the tech community, it’s still the only product in the Apple lineup with a high pixel density ‘Retina’ display. While the much-hyped feature drew universal praise when the device was unveiled, some were wondering the following: