apps updated for ios 4.0 released

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by shk718, Jun 15, 2010.

  1. shk718 macrumors 65816

    Jun 26, 2007
    it looks like apple is releasing apps updated for ios 4.o

    fandango was just updated for ios 4.0 - when you multi task with it - i still needs to download the list of movies but it remembers where you were - so if you on the top box office tab - it goes right to that tab and downloads the list of movies.
  2. mxpx5678 macrumors member

    Feb 11, 2008
    Not really, it is supposed to suspend where it was, instead it remembers but still has to reload everything.
  3. AHDuke99 macrumors 68020


    Nov 14, 2002
    Charleston, SC
    I hope multitasking isn't as bad as it is with Fandango, if it was indeed added. It still opens, but loads on the tab you were on before. That isn't really multitasking...
  4. shk718 thread starter macrumors 65816

    Jun 26, 2007
    the ny times app has just been updated - it works well - if you're reading an article and jump out then go back it starts immediately where you left off no re-loading.
  5. iMacDragon macrumors 68000


    Oct 18, 2008
    I think it comes down to implementation, many apps that access internet resources directly will likely reload those resources on unfreezing to ensure they're current.

    Eg, sword of fargoal which got updated seems to unfreeze just fine, I just returned to it, and still on screen I left it at last night.
  6. Gigzz macrumors regular

    Jun 18, 2010
    To be fair, ios4 doesn't really offer real multitasking. They're doing the best they can with the lousy system Apple gave them.
  7. Krevnik macrumors 68040


    Sep 8, 2003
    Fandango can do more, but they needed to get this update out to prevent it from crashing on iOS4 on launch.
  8. gforce216 macrumors 6502a

    Jun 17, 2009
    ESPN and LinkedIn updated. LinkedIn is working really well with the multitasking fast switching now and ESPN uses it but barely. It kind of goes back but then has to immediately refresh anyway. The only part it skips is the initial ESPN loading screen, but the app crashes sometimes from the new update.

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