Oh Hai HiDPI! Blasting through the 96 dpi barrier with Eclipse


For years computer displays have plodded along at around 100 dpi, seemingly unchanged for decades. But now, with the breakneck pace of mobile technology and Apple's Retina displays, resolutions have been boosted up to 500 dpi and beyond! This talk with discuss HiDPI's impact on Eclipse software development and what the future brings for graphical user interface technologies.

* What is HiDPI, who is selling it and how will it affect my software?
* What design considerations are required for supporting HiDPI?
* How can I get the best performance out of my software on HiDPI devices?
* How can we better support HiDPI in the Eclipse platform and SWT?

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Schedule info
Session Time Slot(s):
Grand Peninsula D - Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 14:15 to 14:50