It’s required in pure touch world’s like the 3.5" screen community, because you can get into logical traps like no back button ( the title bar trick) in long layer names.
The zynth & yeti mic combo needs something like this for the disinterested operator… ("Stephanie, can you start and stop the recorder for this next peel . . ? ")
There is a great rate of progress at the moment and we have a lot of new GUI interface options and it’s important that we don’t loose any basic functionality, and provide as standardized a response as we can. So that the disinterested operator feels at home with the tools we offer.
I agree about finger shadowing, we should consider that so perhaps we could consider that being an available 4 function selection opportunity.