Saturday, February 24, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
IBM Researchers Talk About the Future of EUV at SPIE
Xiaomi and Microsoft Expand Their Collaboration in cloud, Devices and AI Areas
Google's Augmented Reality SDK ARCore 1.0 Released, Google Lens Updated
Google Assistant is Going Global
TEAC Releases New Reference Series Hi-Res Audio Models
First Affordable Android Go Smartphones Coming Next Week
Samsung Breaks Ground on New EUV Line in Hwaseong
Samsung Max Android Application Offering Mobile Data Saving Mode and Privacy
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Third-p...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Sunday, March 09, 2008
Third-party iPhone apps: one at a time, never in background


Disappointing News for iPhone Users

According to the official iPhone Human Interface Guidelines recently published by Apple, only one iPhone application may run at a time, and third-party iPhone applications will not be able to run in the background, posing a potential challenge to developers.

"Only one iPhone application can run at a time, and third-party applications never run in the background," the document states. "This means that when users switch to another application, answer the phone, or check their email, the application they were using quits. It's important to make sure that users do not experience any negative effects because of this reality. In other words, users should not feel that leaving your iPhone application and returning to it later is any more difficult than switching among applications on a computer."

These guidelines may limit the usefulness of apps which benefit from a persistent network connection; it is unclear whether Apple will allow select partners, such as AOL and their AIM client, to bypass these rules.


Previous
Next
Gameloft to release over 15 iPhone games in 2008        All News        Nokia N95 8GB for N. America Finally Available
Gameloft to release over 15 iPhone games in 2008     Mobiles News      Nokia N95 8GB for N. America Finally Available

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Worldwide Sales of Smartphones Declined in 4Q, Samsung Retains First Spot
Leaked iPhone Code Could Lead iOS to Generic ARM Boards and Emulators
Apple to Repair 'Small Percentage' of iPhone 7s for Free
Apple Reduces iPhone X Production: report
Report: Apple iPhone X Was the Best-shipping Smartphone Over the Holiday Season
Analyst Cuts iPhone X Estimates, Sees Three-tier iPhone Lineup This Year
Apple Apologizes for Slowing Older iPhones, Reduces Costs of Battery Replacements
Analysts Say High Price Keeps iPhone X Demand Low
Apple Software Update Slowed Down iPhones With Older Batteries
Samsung Galaxy S9 and LG G7 Coming in January
Korean Authorities to Investigate iPhone 8's Swelling Battery Report
Apple to Reportedly Replace iPhone X Devices With Screen Defects

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .