What did you think of the ‘pinlock’ designs for Ubuntu Touch previewed earlier this week?

As secure as number and text-heavy passwords are many of you commenting on the article felt that for a gesture-heavy mobile OS like Ubuntu Touch surely something more gesture-y was appropriate.

Well, you weren’t alone.  Lucas Romero tweeted us his design concept for a lock screen he feels is more fitting of Ubuntu Touch:


It certainly looks pretty neat, and it visually ties in with many of the cues within the mobile interface.

Lucas has also put together a short animation showing his concept in actionable-detail.

What would be your preferred way of unlocking the screen in Ubuntu Touch?

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