Apple’s iPhone 6 series introduced 3D Touch, a hardware function that measures the hardness of a press on the screen.
Such a feature can be handy for all sorts of developers, especially game developers. It gives them the ability to measure both length and depth of a press. Android devices already have the same functionality, including the Huawei Mate S.
A developer in the UK has taken the concept and made a digital scale out of it. Called the “plum-o-meter,” the code has been made available to the public via Github.
Writing about the project on his blog, FlexMonkey, Gladman claims that the reason for the creation was in order to ensure that his significant [...]