A Brief History And Guide To Linux’s Touch Experience

Posted by Scott_Ruecker on Jun 18, 2013 10:26 PM EDT
MakeTechEasier; By Bertel King, Jr.
Mail this story
Print this story

The Linux community has been divided in recent years over how desktop environments should be used and designed. The open source community, sometimes accused of merely imitating proprietary operating systems rather than innovating, released several new user interfaces that were geared towards touch screens years before the recent touch-oriented release of Windows 8. These interfaces have met with mixed reactions as they were geared towards hardware that, frankly, most users simply did not have access to. There are many Linux touch-oriented desktop environments, but where is the hardware?

Full Story

» Read more about: Groups: Community, Linux; Story Type: News Story

« Return to the newswire homepage

This topic does not have any threads posted yet!

You cannot post until you login.