Large Application icons for iPhone & iPad apps

June 19th, 2012


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I’m Dan Smart, a 38 year old website developer, based in Swansea, UK. I have worked in the software development industry for over 15 years, with experience in web development, mobile handset development, and mobile networks. I work both on websites and web applications with systems such as Wordpress, Laravel, Backbone, Angular.js, node.js and mobile app development with PhoneGap, iOS, and Android. When I’m not developing websites and software, I am a keen runner, involved with mime performance group Innovo Physical Theatre, and also actively involved in my local church.

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Please see the following link for a summary of the new requirements for application icons for all apps submitted from July 2012 onwards:

http://developer.apple.com/library/ios/#documentation/UserExperience/Conceptual/MobileHIG/IconsImages/IconsImages.html

– the key one is that now an additional application icon of 1024×1024 is required. The icon is for the app on the App Store.


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