multitasking

  • Rough Demo Of iOS 8 Unannounced Split-Screen Mode Caught On Video

    Rough Demo Of iOS 8 Unannounced Split-Screen Mode Caught On Video

    iOS developer Steven Troughton-Smith was the first to dig up code that indicated iOS 8 did indeed contain the seeds of a split-screen multitasking feature, even if that wasn’t announced as part of the iOS 8 reveal. Wednesday night, Troughton-Smith uploaded a video of the feature in action for any doubting Thomases out there. It remains incomplete, as you can see, and buggy, but this… Read More

  • Study: Multitaskers actually worse at processing information than non-multitaskers

    So, hotshot, you think just because you follow 300+ people on Twitter, thanks to Tweetdeck, that you’re some sort of super-duper Information Age sage? Slow down, because a recent study, coming out of Stanford, says that multitaskers are no better at processing or retaining information than single-minded non-multitaskers. If you’re trying to process and retain information, then, best… Read More