1. [S]tormz's Avatar
    Hi I'm new to these forums and just bought my iPod Touch 4G under a week ago.

    In regards to the multitasking, when I open, say, safari, and press the home button once, does this mean it is still open and needs to be closed in the multitasking bar, or is this simply a shortcut to a recently used app? Will having many apps and menus open in the multitasking bar use my battery and/or CPU excessively?
    2010-10-04 05:23 AM
  2. rackstar's Avatar
    like with all computers, running tasks in the background will drain battery and eat cpu cycles. if the icon is in the multitasking bar, then the app is open/running.
    2010-10-11 05:24 PM