Steve Jobs may have invented the three-click rule. This rule refers to how the late CEO and co-founder of Apple pressured the original iPod team to ensure that a user was always three clicks away from playing a song.

I thought about this while creating a new lock screen for when I’m traveling in the car and how the platform’s news support for lock screen widgets has reduced the number of taps on my iPhone to launch an app or action without going to the home screen .