Touch Screen Monitors will be the new IN!?

Recently, I’ve been falling into the trend of Touch-input, and with Android and iOS pushing forward, we have lots of good competition forcing better recognition and ease of use. I’m even impressed with Windows 7 with Chrome and Touch Extensions. Even Linux via KDE / GNOME (K)Ubuntu is impressive. The one drawback to the desktop, getting your arm to the monitor as easy as possible, with the ability to change position.

I’ve been waiting a long time before deciding to make all of my future computer purchases touch screen enabled. Well, the last 4 in a row have all been. Including my tablet, my phone, my latest Netbook, and new Laptop. I’m now converting to touch screen with any new upgrade. The Asus Eee T91 was a bargain at $350 about 6 months ago, now even more inexpensive. My laptop was on the edge and finally started failing on me, so it’s now on to a Dell Studio 17 that is loaded with a 1920×1080 HD 17.3 inch multi-touch screen Quad-Core CPU, 4GB RAM, and ATI 1GB Video; almost as powerful as my desktop, far less real-estate. So, how will the Desktop prevail in the touch world?

There are many pivot and adjustable arm mounts out there, many of which adjust. But often times, adjustment is limited to a certain height level. I expect to see more fluid pivot and adjustable arm’s that start coming out. This would perfectly complement the growing use of touch screens.

Now imagine 4 of these with touch LCD’s and Android / iOS input interpreters! Sorry for the camera… and the ash tray? this is obviously not done by myself.

Or will we just skip to Kinect motion sensors?

About Phillihp Harmon

I'm Phillihp. My name can be spelled the same way forwards and backwards, so can my posts... if you wish. I'm out here exploring, learning, and sharing what I find. This is more for fun and personal growth, I aim to be as consistent as possible, so check back daily!
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