Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 4th Aug 2012 00:54 UTC
Google This tweet from Tom Warren made me smile. So, it's 2012 and tablets are finally able to do what the Amiga did in 1985. Seems like a bit of a stretch to be excited about that, right? Sure, until I caught myself getting excited - only a bit, but still - by this piece of news. Update: removed me being an annoyed child.
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Fundamental restriction.
by dsmogor on Tue 7th Aug 2012 09:59 UTC
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There's no real multi-user experience without live session switching. And that requires swap memory which is no go on a flash devices. Android alleviates this by app live cycle but that one requires that every app implements this correctly.
So phones and tablets will never reach the level of multi-user prowess that workstations enjoy.

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