This cool iOS 7 multitasking concept video ought to make Jony Ive take note

One thing that should be added to our list of new features that should arrive with iOS 7, is more flexible multitasking support. Currently iOS only allows certain tasks to run in the background, and actively manages what's behind the scenes by ditching them when the going gets tough automatically. Below is a pretty cool concept video of what the upcoming iOS 7 multitasking capabilities should and perhaps could look like, so tell us what you think about the effort.

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2. venkatvijay1

Posts: 2; Member since: Mar 09, 2013

its blackberry z10???? concept??/

4. Omar-BHR95

Posts: 184; Member since: Dec 23, 2012

you mean nokia n9

63. MichaelHeller

Posts: 2734; Member since: May 26, 2011

Yeah, when I saw it, I thought it looked just like BB10, and Max thought it looked just like Meego.

3. Omar-BHR95

Posts: 184; Member since: Dec 23, 2012

Nokia N9/MEEGO Wannabe

66. maulgandhi unregistered

its more of Nokia n 900 operating Maemo 5. i havent used Nokia n9 so i cant judge. look at this video //youtube.com/watch?v=KXE5rGuBeFw

5. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Does that mean that Android users reality is just a dream for iOS users? :)

10. quadrazeus

Posts: 359; Member since: May 03, 2013

No, it doesn't. There's already an app Auxo for Jailbroken devices. :)

13. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

App which brings real multitasking??? LOL!

29. abdane

Posts: 507; Member since: Oct 07, 2011

i know the Auxo app, it just multitasking more beautiful, swipe them down to end them, that's it, not TRUE multitasking...

33. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

I know and that's why quadrazeus argument was funny to me. :)

44. Aeires unregistered

Same argument as rooting Android, you shouldn't have to hack your phone for basic functionality.

62. tedkord

Posts: 17117; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

You don't.

64. Aeires unregistered

Not on Android. ;-)

47. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

Jailbreaking when you don't have to on Android. Ha.

6. ITEngineer

Posts: 54; Member since: Mar 26, 2013

Meh, HTC did it

57. Fallout09

Posts: 421; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

I was about to say the same thing..... Looks almost identical to the multitasking window on my HTC One..... which would make sense (if it was real) due to Apple/HTC cross licensing deal.

7. illusionmist

Posts: 157; Member since: Jan 29, 2013

Please... iOS 4 prototype already had this. youtu.be/-gSqtubjTis?t=3m52s

8. gaurang

Posts: 94; Member since: Nov 16, 2012

ahem ahem..... sense 5 is guess

11. Kjayhawk

Posts: 294; Member since: Oct 07, 2010

This is already out on jailbroken iPhones and Android devices. I had it on my old iPhone. I'm pretty sure both projects were discontinued i believe.

16. giri555

Posts: 111; Member since: Mar 15, 2012

Android had this since ages...yawn

25. joesseth

Posts: 61; Member since: Dec 18, 2012

What's new with this?

27. Timmehor

Posts: 599; Member since: Mar 09, 2013

*cough* Meego and N9 *cough*

31. jeff1434325

Posts: 97; Member since: Aug 07, 2012

...same as the multitasking layout on my N9.

39. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Tegra games are much better than iOs games, now shoosh and go away™

42. allen83

Posts: 107; Member since: Mar 01, 2012

A Nokia N9 Meego Harmttan Copycat. Now who's the copycat now!

43. AeroPrime

Posts: 175; Member since: Feb 21, 2011

That looks like Meego but Apple make it look as it is their multi taking concept.

54. GadgetsMcGoo

Posts: 168; Member since: Mar 15, 2013

It's not apple that did it. It was just from a really really hopeful fanboy. Not going to happen though. Apple marches to the beat of their own drum.

50. poping unregistered

it took apple 7 years to finally add one buttons to close all paused apps :)

65. maulgandhi unregistered

This is so Maemo 5. I used to own Nokia N900 before i got myself android phones and tablets. Exact copy from nokia. I wish other companies take serious action against apple. Apple copies everything and they blame others. Look at this video. youtube.com/watch?v=KXE5rGuBeFw

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