Report: LG ships Retina displays for next-gen iPad mini

A new report indicates that LG is preparing to ship millions of Retina panels slated for Apple's upcoming iPad mini which is likely to see a fourth quarter launch.

Samsung beats up Retina displays

Samsung Display has a few new goodies to show off at Display Week, including three displays that make Apple’s Retina panels look rather outdated. 

Apple iPad Mini to get a long-awaited Retina makeover this year

Apple is reportedly prepping at least one revamped iPad Mini with a Retina display that is likely to make its debut during the second half of 2013.

Apple refurbs start to hit the street

Consumers want cheaper tablets and even Apple has given in to the trend, with the introduction of the iPad mini last year. Now it is going a step further, by selling refurbished iPads online.

Apple upgrades specs, drops Retina MacBook Pro price point

Apple has dropped the price of its Retina-enabled 13-inch MacBook Pro to a cool $1,499 (from $1,699) for 128GB of flash, and $1,699 for a new 2.6 GHz processor and 256GB of flash.

Novel retinal implant could give full vision to the blind

Researchers say they're close to a retinal implant that could restore normal vision to the blind.

Apple risks losing business after abandoning green program

Apple's decision to pull out of an environmental certification initiative may cost it millions in sales.

Apple may risk iPad 3 display shortage

Apple could struggle to keep pace with demand for the iPad 3, thanks to  a fragile supply of its new Retina display.

Report: Apple iPad 3 to arrive by March 2012

A number of industry reports indicate that Apple's iPad 3 is likely to hit the market sometime over the next three to four months.



Can people sense Earth's magnetic field?

People may be able to 'see' magnetic fields just as migrating birds do - or, at any rate, have once had the ability to do so in the past.

Lab-grown retina offers transplant hope

Japanese researchers have succeeded in persuading mouse stem cells to grow into a synthetic retina autonomously.

BMW ad burns logo onto viewers' eyelids

BMW has screened a motorcycle advertisement in Germany that burns the company's logo onto the viewers' eyes as an after-image.

Scientists discover new mechanism for sight

New research has disclosed a completely new mechanism for vision, showing it's still possible to see even when the retina has been completely destroyed.     

Retinal implant restores sight to the blind

German scientists have developed a chip which can be implanted behind the retina to restore sight to blind people.

Apple upgrades iPod touch with A4 chip

Apple has upgraded its popular iPod touch with with a crystal-clear Retina display, FaceTime video calling capabilities and HD video recording.

Team grows retina from stem cells

UC Irvine researchers have created a retina from human embryonic stem cells, the first time they've been used to create a three-dimensional tissue structure.