Re: Multi-Touch Screen Monitors


Subject: Re: Multi-Touch Screen Monitors
From: M.G. Choquette (mactatio@gmail.com)
Date: Tue Oct 25 2005 - 17:26:20 EDT


And:

C. What's the reason for the Lemur being priced at 2500$ U.S.......

On 10/25/05, Morgan Sutherland <skiptracer@gmail.com> wrote:
> Ah, I just realized that a multi-touch monitor would be useless as the
> operating system of computers do not natively support multiple mouses.
>
> Still, I found two sites which sell CRT and Laptop monitor touchscreen
> overlays with USB and support for Windows, Mac, and Linux.
>
> http://www.touchwindow.com/miva/merchant.mvc?Screen=CTGY&Store_Code=TouchWindow&Category_Code=12-14LaptopLCD
>
> and
>
> http://www.magictouch.com/addon.html
>
> This technology is so cheap, it makes me wonder why A. it is not
> extremely popular and B. it is not included as a native add-on for
> laptops.
>
> On 10/25/05, Morgan Sutherland <skiptracer@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I was just reading about the Lemur http://www.jazzmutant.com/ and was
> > wondering if anybody knows about multi-touch LCD monitors for
> > computers. This would be a cheaper alternative to the Lemur which
> > would allow you to build your interface on the computer and just use
> > your monitor to control it.
> >
>
>

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