Posted inDESIGN & CODE

iOS Quick-App-Switching Concept [video]


Sentry, the designer behind the popular jailbreak tweak Auxo, has plenty of other ideas up his sleeve when it comes to improving the multitasking experience on iOS.

Jump over the break to check out a a short animation mockup of an experimental app switching mechanism…

The concept is to allow for instantaneous app switching, via a simple swipe up from the bottom (splitting the screen). Without lifting your finger/thumb, you swipe to one of your recently used apps, release, and jump into it in one swoop.