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ViewSonic Announces VX2258wm Touchscreen Monitor and VPC220T All-in-One PC

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ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of computing, consumer electronics and communications solutions, today announced commercial availability of its latest solutions to bring touch compatibility to the desktop – the VX2258wm display and VPC220T all-in-one PC.

“Businesses and consumers alike are engaging with more touch interactive applications,” said Sally Wang, senior director of product marketing, ViewSonic. “To address this need, ViewSonic has announced two new multi-touch solutions to enhance the computing experience. The VX2258wm is our first touch screen, energy-efficient monitor display, while our VPC220T is our multi-touch second-generation all-in-one PC, bringing intuitive touch navigation to SMBs and the enterprise.”

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Haha, I hate fingerprints on my monitor!! I dont think this monitor is for me!!
 

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i can see this being popular as an office machine/Point of sale machine.
 
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I really don't see much use for touch screen technology in the home.

Who sits that close to the monitor?
 

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I really don't see much use for touch screen technology in the home.

Who sits that close to the monitor?
everyone, with a screen under 19"
 

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everyone knows gravity is 3x stronger at home.
You don't stand in front of this thing for 8 hours at home.
To use this on a desk while sitting means raising your hand constantly with nothing to support your hand. The only way to make this work is to make yourself a special desk where the display is placed very low and inclined.
 

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You don't stand in front of this thing for 8 hours at home.
To use this on a desk while sitting means raising your hand constantly with nothing to support your hand. The only way to make this work is to make yourself a special desk where the display is placed very low and inclined.
i know, i know - just like the wii, kinect and sony move, shit without arm rests is doomed to fail for the lazy.



i'm actually on your side here, but SOMEONE has to defend this thing
 

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I like it for the cool factor.
 
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You don't stand in front of this thing for 8 hours at home.
To use this on a desk while sitting means raising your hand constantly with nothing to support your hand. The only way to make this work is to make yourself a special desk where the display is placed very low and inclined.
Its about time someone has to use the power for raising a hand while working. I think working like that would lessen the normal disorders of office work... Or at least I hope so.