Giving iPad Pro a smart trackpad

As long as Apple is giving iPad Pro a smart keyboard, why not give it a smart trackpad to go with it?Prior to my musing about multitouch screen on the Mac, an equal and opposite set of ideas were being floated on how to bring multitouch trackpads to iPad.John Gruber, writing on Daring Fireball: A hardware keyboard with a trackpad could have just as good an interface for moving the insertion point and selecting text as the software keyboard. Even better, really, since you wouldn’t have to use two fingers or start it with a 3D Touch force press. And, a trackpad would make this feature discoverable.

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Giving iPad Pro a smart trackpad