Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 4th Apr 2010 21:23 UTC, submitted by kragil
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless "There is a lot of misconception around support for multitasking in the iPhone and its giant cousin, the iPad. What follows is my analysis of the situation. I am not privy to any insider Apple information. Moreover, while my knowledge is certainly colored by my work on Android, I'm not drawing a comparison or using any Google-specific knowledge." Interesting stuff about how Android does multitasking.
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"No hard drive, ergo no swap"
by fche on Mon 5th Apr 2010 02:28 UTC
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That logical leap is at the core of Robert Love's guess about the multitasking issue. But in fact flash can be used as a swap backend on mainstream operating systems, so it can't be that bad or that complicated. Try again.

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