Apple's iPhone and iPad devices soon will be able to run more than one program at a time, an ability that phones from Apple's rivals already offer and that iPhone owners have long sought, reports the Associated Press. The changes are coming this summer to iPhones and this fall to iPads. Currently, users must return to Apple's home screen, effectively quitting the open program, before starting a new task. "We weren't the first to this party, but we're going to be the best," Apple CEO Steve Jobs declared April 8, as bloggers, software developers, and others in the audience greeted...

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