Application UI Design Recommendations

Jeremiah Flerchinger jeremiah.flerchinger at
Mon Jul 16 19:57:02 CEST 2007

The "pie chart" clicking functionality looks very useful as described 
under "Touch Gestures."   I think I would prefer a global behavior of 
scrolling up/down/left/right after a press to scroll up/down/left/right 
and a press-hold would perform a right click and bring up a typical 
menu/dialog of options, if not accompanied by significant 

This would present a uniform method of scrolling across the applications 
& the press hold for right click should translate well to any 
application.  The phonebook could be quickly scrolled with a press & 
drag, a second screen could be opened with a simple click to edit the 
contact or call/email/etc, and a press-hold could open a message dialog 
with the contacts name & the option to call or cancel.

A press-drag left/right is suggested to translate to a click 
right/middle.  It's a good suggestion, but I think scrolling left/right 
would be more useful to the average user and extend better as a general 

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