This new switch, the Candy Corn, is very exciting. It is a proximity switch, meaning that you don't actually have to touch it to activate it! Normally such switches are extremely expensive (meaning that many of us have never used them or make magnet activated switches ourselves).
activates when you get within of 10 mm
visual and auditory feedback
standard 3.5 mm switch jack
works with communication devices, environmental controls and other items using a standard switch jack