Windows Phone 7 multitasking interface rips off WebOS?

Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 operating system will be getting multitasking later this year with an interface that looks like a direct copy of Palm’s (now HP’s) WebOS platform.

iPhone OS 4.2 lands: Brings multitasking to iPad, free Find My iPhone service

It’s time to get updating: Apple today rolled out iPhone OS (iOS) 4.2 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, bringing with it some long-awaited new features like multitasking support on the iPad, and a surprise reveal that its “Find My iPhone” device location service is now free.

Apple announces iPhone multitasking in OS 4.0

Steve Jobs announced in a press event today that the iPhone will finally receive multitasking capabilities in version 4.0 of the iPhone operating system — which is due to hit sometime this summer. Since the iPad also runs the iPhone OS, this means that it will be receiving multitasking as well.

iPhone may finally receive multitasking in OS 4.0 update this summer

Apple is working on implementing multitasking support — the ability to run more than one app at once — for the iPhone’s operating system this summer, according to AppleInsider. It’s said to be a major new feature in the next version of the iPhone’s OS, version 4.o.