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Misconceptions About iOS Multitasking

There is a meme going aroung that you need to terminate applications on your iOS device to prevent the device from slowing down, running out of memory or chewing up battery.


In iOS, if it aint on the screen or playing music, it aint running and it aint using memory or battery.

Fraser Spiers has the technical details if you want them here.