Every phone should copy the iPhone Xs gestures
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The best part of the iPhone X is not its display, its not its camera, and its not its price. (Okay, fine, the price is the worst part of the iPhone X.) Nope, the best part of the iPhone X isnt found in its hardware or spec sheet at all: its the gesture-based interface.
The iPhone Xs gestures, which replace the functions of the home button found on every prior iPhone, are the most intuitive, natural, and, frankly, fun interactions Ive ever had using a smartphone. They are so useful that it takes merely a day using the iPhone X to never want to go back to a home button.
Switching from the iPhone X to another phone, whether thats another iPhone or an Android device, is frustrating simply because I constantly want to swipe up to go…