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Windows 8 and Touchscreen PCs

By January 1, 2013

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When Microsoft designed the new Windows 8 operating system, it was doing so in response to the rise of tablet and mobile devices. The simple to use touchscreen interfaces make them easy to pick up and use by most people. Simplifying the interface may make it easy for simple tasks but laptops and desktops are designed to do some hard work not expected of a tablet or mobile phone. With such a reliance on being able to touch and drag things, is buying a PC with a touchscreen something to consider for your next PC? Find out my opinion on having the interface in mobile and desktop computer.

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