Gestures & Deep Links with Appium 2.0 & Appium Java Client 8.x.x+

Hi Appium World!

Appium is evolving with version 2.0 & java client 8.x.x.
The Migration guide from 7.x.x to 8.x.x tells about the major changes. (click here to review)

  1. With the help of W3C Sequence Class, Swipe & Scroll user gestures can be automated all together in a new way.
    But, How can other gestures like Drag N Drop, Double Tap etc. can be implemented which can be used easily in iOS & Android?

  2. How to implement Deep Links on Emulator, Simulator & Real Devices?