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#1 medhunter

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Posted 06 October 2013 - 23:29

 

I am not much of a hardware guy, but I found this interesting, so shared it.

 

 

 

 

Turn Your Old Netbook or Laptop Into a Touchscreen PC
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We've looked at turning a MacBook into a tablet computer and even written some software for you to turn it into a nice heads up display, but Instructables user mkarvonen has created a how-to that demonstrates how to turn virtually any laptop into a touchscreen tablet—so long as you have the requisite patience

 

Source: LifeHacker

 




#2 primexx

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Posted 07 October 2013 - 00:26

people have been doing this forever, it's just adding a touch layer of the right size. hardly worth the effort for anything but the sake of doing it.



#3 OP medhunter

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Posted 07 October 2013 - 01:26

you mean for learning and developing the sense of achievement like Raspery Pi :)  .

Thanks for the info, I am really hardware noob