Using the iPhone's magnetometer for input


Via Cabel on Twitter:

I think you could make some pretty cool interactions with this. Cabel’s tweet shows how some folks at Disney made a cool interaction with it:


This just feels like straight up magic, in the best possible way. It’s pretty interesting though, as a way to get input “out of the computer” and more into the physical world, especially as a magnet you hold in your hand (in this demo, at least).