In almost all spheres of everyday life, we have become really dependent on touch screen interface devices that have become a norm off late. Touch screen, and multi touch lately, have become the most intuitive interface choice to mice, keyboard, joysticks etc in consumer electronics and even in public places including kiosks.
After the advent of smart phones, touch screen computers and tablets; touch screen tables and multi touch tables have became a standard. Touch screen tables have brought the concept of computing to coffee table in the house or office, which can be used to exchange of information over social media websites and/or for searching the web – two things that we can’t do without today.
Although not all that common in homes for now, touchscreen tables manufacturing and sale is on the rise and given all things remain smooth, touchscreen tables and multitouch tables will soon become as common as television in every household in a few years time.
Yes, given the purchasing power and peoples’ promptness of adapting to new technology worldwide, it will take a few more decades before every home has a touch screen or a multi-touch table, but that’s not the point, the point is that innovative touch screen tables have become the way of the future and there is no denying the fact.
While Microsoft is considered the pioneer of touch screen table that it developed as Microsoft Surface table, now there are many companies that have followed suit and are building touch screen, multi touch and interactive tables that are as good as the Surface both in utility and price.
Initially produced only with touch screen interface, the interactive tables are now also developed with multi-touch interface, which unlike with touch screen interface lets the user use all ten fingers for input. This makes the table more interactive and fun to use.
The touch screen tables and multitouch tables are being used by people in their homes, only by the affluent for now, as the prices of these tables are very high. These interactive tables not only bring a new concept into the home of office but also makes the whole environment so techie and geeky.
It is seen that the touch screen tables can be really fragile, though they can survive supervised environments inside shops, offices and at home but when it comes to installation of multi-touch or touchscreen tables in hospitals, shopping malls and schools, where general public or uninformed children gather around the tables they can be real problem.
Touch screen tables and multi-touch tables aren’t something that you haven’t seen before. Interactive Interiors tables are currently in use in big offices, industries shops, trade-shows and movie ticket counter – yes a very common place where all of us have seen touch screen tables. Even some big cafes and restaurants are using touch screen tables to minimize the need of waiters – customers can directly place their order by swiping and click through the menu displayed on the touchscreen or multi-touch table right before them.