Gallery: Apple adds multitasking to iPhone 4.0

Gallery: Apple adds multitasking to iPhone 4.0

Summary: Steve Jobs announces new features to iPhone 4.0 - the biggest is multitasking for the iPhone, iPod and iPad.

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  • Forstall explains how you can now use audio controls on the iPhone lock screen.

    Photo credit: James Martin

  • Music service Pandora can now run in the background while you switch between apps. The iPod controls which work with a double tap of the home button, now work for Pandora, too.

    Tim Westergren of Pandora gives a demo of how it works.

    Photo credit: James Martin

  • Next up, Forstall announces voice over Internet Protocol on the iPhone. He says one out of every nine international calls are connected by Skype. And now, when users are on Skype, the phone calls will keep going even when you're using other apps.

    Photo credit: James Martin

Topics: iPhone, Apple, Hardware, Mobility, Smartphones

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