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    News - iOS 8 rumoured to bring split-screen multitasking to the iPad

    New leaks also suggest that Apple is set to introduce HD audio support.
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    Re: News - iOS 8 rumoured to bring split-screen multitasking to the iPad

    OMG Apple copying someone else's idea!?!? Sue sue sue!!!

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    Re: News - iOS 8 rumoured to bring split-screen multitasking to the iPad

    Wonder if they will actually try to patent the idea and then sue Samsung.

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    Re: News - iOS 8 rumoured to bring split-screen multitasking to the iPad

    I love Apple products, but how its taken this long for this concept to arrive is anyones guess. At least they are listening to their customers (sort of) even if its a few years later than it should of been here.
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    Re: News - iOS 8 rumoured to bring split-screen multitasking to the iPad

    wow its only taken about two years - iOS is just out of date.

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    Re: News - iOS 8 rumoured to bring split-screen multitasking to the iPad

    Is there any android launchers which add this functionality into other tablets?

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    Re: News - iOS 8 rumoured to bring split-screen multitasking to the iPad

    Quote Originally Posted by genkifd View Post
    wow its only taken about two years - iOS is just out of date.
    Leading the way from the back.

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    Re: News - iOS 8 rumoured to bring split-screen multitasking to the iPad

    Quote Originally Posted by genkifd View Post
    wow its only taken about two years - iOS is just out of date.
    Two years?

    I was using this 3 years ago on a windows 8 beta tablet........
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    Re: News - iOS 8 rumoured to bring split-screen multitasking to the iPad

    Quote Originally Posted by Brewster0101 View Post
    Wonder if they will actually try to patent the idea and then sue Samsung.
    yes and try and get damages for "their" idea from all devices from the S3 onwards.

    Is it just me or is SSM just a bit of a niche idea? Phone and tablet #2 both have it, yet I've only used once on the phone and it never struck me as much more useful on the tablet. Actually, I'll go further - SSM only becomes truly useful on 9" and above screen sizes. On a phone especially I'm happier to have fast/easy app switching.
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