An example of multitasking would be: running your Internet browser and word processor at the same time.
Today, people need a myriad of ways to communicate - and those communication tools that allow for multitasking are high on the list.
I think in general, why some people can do well at what they call multitasking is because the effort to do it is so stimulating.
For most mainstream applications, any of the motherboards we tested will perform well enough, but if you want a closer look at the test results, consult our gaming and multitasking test reports.
In between they tinker with the radio or CD players - seemingly innocuous multitasking that is a dangerous distraction.
Running on top of these impressive hardware specs was an equally powerful operating system that supporting full pre-emptive multitasking and had a modular design.
I know I dream of slowing down, of spending hours cooking and eating good food with family and friends, of wandering instead of rushing, and doing nothing instead of multitasking .
When your schedule is as packed as mine you have to master the art of multitasking to get things done.
Following the trend of multitasking , the fashion designers also did a role-swap - they turned bartenders.
However, this apparent multitasking is just an illusion, because any single-CPU computer is limited to doing one thing at a time.