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WWDC 2012 Session Videos Are Now Available To Developers

WWDC 2012 Session Videos Are Now Available To Developers

Watch all 113 WWDC 2012 session videos online now.

With all tickets for this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference sold in a matter of hours, there’s a good chance the vast majority of you didn’t get to attend. However, if you’re a register developer, you can now access each and every WWDC 2012 session video — all 113 of them — online.

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These 5 Ultra HD Videos On The New iPad Are The Future Of YouTube

These 5 Ultra HD Videos On The New iPad Are The Future Of YouTube

Your grandpa's never seen videos like these

You know all about the new iPad’s retina display and how ridiculously gorgeous pictures and retina graphics look on the shiny new screen, but what about video? The 1080p resolution of HD videos is great and all that, but the new iPad has a 2048p resolution, which means even if you’re watching a high-def video there are still a lot of pixels that aren’t utilized to their full potential. We wanted to know what video will look like on our new tablet once ultra-hd videos become more popular, and even though 2048p clips are scare, we found five videos that showcase just how awesome online videos are going to look on the new iPad really soon.

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Windows 8 Will Support Retina Display Tablets Just Like The iPad

Windows 8 Will Support Retina Display Tablets Just Like The iPad

Windows 8 will ensure it won't be long before the new iPad has its Retina display rivals.

If you thought that the new iPad would be the only tablet to sport a true Retina display, then think again. Microsoft is encouraging tablet makers to introduce high-resolution displays into their devices with support for resolutions up to 2560×1440.

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Apple TV Packs Custom A5 Chip

Apple TV Packs Custom A5 Chip

The new Apple TV gets its own custom chip

Tim Cook kind of rushed past the Apple TV update yesterday. On the surface of things, not much changed: 1080p was the only real new feature, as the new iOS-like interface and Netflix sign-up are also available on older Apple TVs via update. But under the hood, the little black box is powered by a custom single-core A5 chip.

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Apple Developing New HD Audio File Format That Adapts To Bandwidth [Rumor]

Apple Developing New HD Audio File Format That Adapts To Bandwidth [Rumor]

Do you want to rock? Well get ready to enjoy your favorite Justin Bieber tunes in crisp, clear, audio HD, because according to a new rumor, Apple is hard at work developing a new audio file format that will offer adaptive streaming to provide high- or low quality files to iCloud users based on their current bandwidth capacities. Apple’s new format could mean users will have the ability to download high-definition audio to their iOS device via iTunes Match.

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Apple Could Use IGZO Displays To Allow For A Thinner iPad 3 [Rumor]

Apple Could Use IGZO Displays To Allow For A Thinner iPad 3 [Rumor]

While some reports have claimed that Apple’s iPad 3 will be thicker than its current-generation tablet so that the company can make room for a stunning Retina display, it seems that may not be the case. Sources in Apple’s supply chain claim that the Cupertino company will instead utilize IGZO (indium gallium zinc oxide) displays from Sharp that will allow the device to retain its slender form factor, while sporting a new “full HD level” display.

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Apple Yawns At The Hard Drive Shortage Paralyzing The Rest Of The PC Industry [Analyst]

Apple Yawns At The Hard Drive Shortage Paralyzing The Rest Of The PC Industry [Analyst]

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Apple is relatively unscathed by the recent Thailand flooding which threw for a loop PC makers more dependent on hard drives. That’s the word from Wall Street analysts who say Apple’s move to flash memory saved the Cupertino, Calif tech giant from the fate of Intel.

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Apple Is Internally Testing A New Quad-Core iPhone With 720p, 16:9 Display [Rumor]

Apple Is Internally Testing A New Quad-Core iPhone With 720p, 16:9 Display [Rumor]

With every new iPhone, we know to expect a faster processor and faster GPU. However, a weird report coming out of Germany says that Apple isn’t just testing new CPUs and GPUs for the next generation of iPhone… they are also testing some truly bizarro resolutions that could indicate that Apple will radically redesign the iPhone in 2012 to be even higher resolution and with an entirely new aspect ratio.

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BBC iPlayer for iPad Now Supports AirPlay Streaming [Updated]

BBC iPlayer for iPad Now Supports AirPlay Streaming [Updated]

The BBC has finally issued an update to its free iPlayer app for the iPad that allows users to stream content to their Apple TV for viewing on their television.

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Apple Lines Up iPad 3 Suppliers As It Prepares To Face Growing Competition [Report]

iPad 2 order

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The staggering success of Apple’s iPad has inevitably spawned a myriad of wannabe devices from a large number of electronics manufacturers. While many of these tablets are yet to really compete with Apple’s tablet, the Cupertino company is still preparing itself for a worthy adversary by “adjusting the cost structure” of the iPad 3.

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