How Apple.com will serve retina images to new iPads « Cloud Four
One of the more interesting questions raised by the new iPad and its retina display is whether or not web sites should deliver higher resolution images when there is no way to know the connection speed. AppleInsider found that Apple.com is being prepped to deliver high-res images and documented how you can test it in Safari on your desktop.
As you can imagine given my research on responsive images, I was keenly interested to see what approach Apple took.
[Oh boy. I'd carefully consider the importance of a hi-res image, take a careful look at my traffic stats, and go from there...]