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Apple Icon Image format
The Apple Icon Image format, specific to Apple Inc.'s macOS, is employed for the representation of icons. It accommodates various sizes, ranging from 16 × 16 to 512 × 512 points, at scales of both 1x and 2x. This format supports 1- and 8-bit alpha channels, allowing for diverse transparency options. Furthermore, it allows for multiple image states, such as different appearances for open and closed folders. Despite being fixed in size, these icons are scalable by the operating system, enabling display at any intermediate size for flexibility.
Microsoft DirectDraw Surface
The DDS format, integral in OpenGL and DirectX development environments, is crucial for storing bitmap images of UI environments and textures. Leveraged for game model texturing and archiving textural arrays, it's instrumental in game and 3D software creation. It accommodates both compressed and uncompressed data, offering flexibility based on application requirements. Crucially, DDS' 'on the fly' texture block compression enhances next-gen console game development, improving application performance significantly.
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