Cool software feature I discovered

Discussion in 'iPod touch' started by Zwhaler, Feb 2, 2008.


Did you know about this?

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  1. Zwhaler macrumors 604


    Jun 10, 2006
    My apologies if this has been posted, or is already common knowledge. I just noticed the other day a cool little feature on the iPod touch. If you go to your "Now Playing" screen while music is playing, I found that you can swipe from left to right with one finger on the album art and it will serve as a "back" gesture, instead of having to touch the small back button. :)
  2. Solesk macrumors member

    Sep 12, 2007
    i noticed this also. i tried swiping the other direction thinking maybe it would be a shortcut to the next song. but alas nothing happened.
  3. angenoir macrumors newbie

    Jan 25, 2008
    yet another one

    when you are listening to your music in the now playing screen, if you pinch out then pinch in quickly, it flips the art to show the songs in the album (without having to touch the button on the top right corner) and if you do the gesture again looking at the list of songs, it will flip back to the art...any more hidden gestures we're finding?
  4. Luis macrumors 65816


    Jul 19, 2006
    Costa Rica
    You can double tap for this AFAIK.
  5. angenoir macrumors newbie

    Jan 25, 2008
    you're right...ever since i read about the google maps two finger double tap zoom out, i wonder how many gestures are there that we dont know about
  6. Ilovemyipod macrumors regular


    Jun 25, 2007
    Sandy ego
    Safari hint

    I was on safari on my ipt and then some how i touched where it says ipod then the connection strength and it made me quick go to the top of the website i was on. IT is very handy when on the bottom to the page.:apple:

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