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Microsoft Unveils Finishing Touch For Windows 7

Brings in a little bit of Surface

By Zac O'Vadka on May 28, 2009 12:24 am CDT - 0 mins, 27 secs reading time

It's long been known that Windows 7 supports multitouch and many manufacturers have been pushing touch computing.

Microsoft Unveils Finishing Touch For Windows 7

Unfortunately many have been less than impressed with Windows 7's touch capabilities. Microsoft is looking to change that with the introduction of the Touch Pack for Windows 7.

The new update consists of three games and three applications from Microsoft Surface. Microsoft plans on letting OEMs use the Touch Pack as a preinstalled option for touchscreen computers and this should not only aid in sales, but also help strengthen the push towards more touch-based devices.

Zac O'Vadka


Zac provides professional IT support by day, but plays the role of enthusiast by night. He's been building high-end custom computer for the nearly fifteen years and writing PC hardware reviews for the better part of a decade. Aside from computers, he also dabbles in quite a bit of home A/V equipment. Throughout the years, Zac has picked up an extensive knowledge of power circuitry and leverages this to provide the PSU reviews. When not found testing or writing, you can often find him speeding through the winding countryside on his motorcycle.

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