Browse vs. Search: Which Deserves to Go?

Case in point: At some point in the past, perhaps the distant past, Apple added the capability to jump from letter group to letter group by holding down on the letter column, rather than just stabbing at your letter of choice and usually missing. After four years of using iDevices, during the course of writing this column, I accidentally held down for a second on an alpha character, causing the slide bar to appear.

via Browse vs. Search: Which Deserves to Go?.

Interface geeks (and non-geeks) should spend some time with Ask Tog.