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Execute two apps on an iphone

by silvertiger7 / October 13, 2013 6:09 AM PDT

Why is it impossible to execute two apps at once on
iphones? As I remember Samsung S3 allows that!(You can talk on the phone and simultaneously upgrade another app) Whereas on an iPhone ,you'll be stuck with an app for it to load completely while You sit idly by not knowing what to do.

Any solution to this? Cone on, Apple! I chose you over ALL the other androod phones to be this disappointed!
(Anyone who knows how to solve this, feel free to PM me as well!)

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Re: 2 aps on an iPhone
by Kees_B Forum moderator / October 13, 2013 6:19 AM PDT

I think the best answer is that Steve Jobs didn't find it necessary. If you do, the iPhone not the best phone for you. Your choice.


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Re: 2 aps on an iPhone
by silvertiger7 / October 14, 2013 6:43 PM PDT
In reply to: Re: 2 aps on an iPhone

Actually samsung only allows users to still operate on an app while TALKING on the phone. Two apps at once has still hasn't been seen yet. But I'd LOVE to know if there's any way to do this on iphone since there are such crazy numbers of third-party apps and firmware being made these days.

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What do mean Two apps at once still not seen yet
by Incognito60 / October 19, 2013 2:29 PM PDT
In reply to: Re: 2 aps on an iPhone

Quote "Actually samsung only allows users to still operate on an app while TALKING on the phone. Two apps at once has still hasn't been seen yet."

On my S3 I have Multi window and can have two apps running at same time and showing on split screen.
Can also shrink a video and move it anywhere on screen while still having another app in background working and fully interactive.

I can even make a phone call and while on the phone go back to my split screen and interact with both apps.

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Did you read how Wozniak solved this?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 14, 2013 9:44 PM PDT
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Reminder to all -----
by birdmantd Forum moderator / October 15, 2013 4:53 AM PDT

Enough of the "Trolling" comments as this is against forum rules. 3 posts were deleted as disruptive and any further comments like this will result in a temporary ban. Feel free to continue the discussion but keep it pertinent to the thread topic. Plain

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by Pepe7 / October 15, 2013 5:08 AM PDT
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At least re-post the technical reasons in my reponse as to why the OP might not get simultaneous talk/data on his iPhone (5). That's likely the crux of the matter, since you *can* mult-itask on iPhones in this regard.

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by silvertiger7 / October 17, 2013 5:54 PM PDT
In reply to: Sorry

I have no idea what you're talking about(And WHO are you telling to "repost" of whatsoever that you're blathering about?????). If you DON'T think that's even possible in the first place, don't bother replying.

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Please tone it down....
by birdmantd Forum moderator / October 17, 2013 10:07 PM PDT
In reply to: WHAAAT??!


Please don't take offense to everyone who replies to any of your threads. Advice on this forum is free and you can chose to accept or ignore that advice. Your outbursts are disruptive and uncalled for.

I am telling you this as a moderator on this forum. Have a good day.

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