** Custom Sugar design, use user colours for selection handles (or monochrome theme as a fallback) at each end of text (Carlos upstreamed [http://git.gnome.org/browse/gtk+/log/?h=touch-text-selection patches] to gtk3+)
*** Example [http://people.sugarlabs.org/garycmartin/Text_touch_place_insertion_point_design/ animation] placing the cursor via touch
*** Example [http://people.sugarlabs.org/garycmartin/Text_touch_place_selection_design/ animation]
making text selections via touch
*** Example [http://www.lanedo.com/~carlos/touch-text-selection.webm movie] of Gtk3 patches (not Sugar themed yet) from Carlos.
** Selection palette Cut/Copy/Paste/Speak (Share selection with friend feature?) Rough [http://wiki.sugarlabs.org/go/File:Cut_Copy_Paste_Speak_palettte_mockup.png example mockup].