Apple iOS4.2 is ready to roll

Apple developers have been given access to the next version of the company's mobile operating system, sparking rumours that a public release is just days away.

iOS 4.2 brings the iPad in line with the rest of the iDevice family offering things like multi-tasking and folders which have been available of the iPhone 4 and iPod Touch for months now.

Airprint and Airplay will add wireless printing and media streaming to devices already running iOS4.1 but not much else.

Stay tuned for an official announcement from Apple.