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Many of us sit in front of a computer monitor every day. But how do monitors work? What do you need to look for in purchasing a new one?

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How Microsoft Surface Tabletop Works

The future is now. Microsoft Surface tabletop allows multiple users to share and manipulate information on a tabletop computing interface. See how it works.


How Microsoft Surface Tabletop Works

 How Microsoft Surface Tabletop Works

Microsoft Surface tabletop allows multiple users to share and manipulate information on a tabletop computing interface. Learn how Microsoft Surface tabletop works. See more »

How Transmissive Film Works

 How Transmissive Film Works

Transmissive film can make a LCDs display brighter and easier to read. Or it can keep others from reading your screen. Learn about transmissive film. See more »

How do touch-screen monitors know where you're touching?

 How do touch-screen monitors know where you're touching?

There are three basic systems that are used to recognize a person's touch. Learn how touch-screen monitors work. See more »

Why do CRT monitors contain lead?

 Why do CRT monitors contain lead?

Why do cathode ray tube computer screens contain lead? Learn about these older computer monitors and why you can't dispose of them in the trash. See more »

How Elumens Vision Station Works

 How Elumens Vision Station Works

The next generation in computer displays gives you a full 180-degree field of view. Learn how the Elumens display works! See more »

How is the LCD in a laptop computer so bright?

 How is the LCD in a laptop computer so bright?

How is the LCD in a laptop computer so bright? See more »

What causes the faint horizontal lines on my monitor?

 What causes the faint horizontal lines on my monitor?

What causes the faint horizontal lines I can see on my monitor? See more »

Can I have more than one monitor on my Windows 98 machine?

 Can I have more than one monitor on my Windows 98 machine?

Can I have more than one monitor on my Windows 98 machine? See more »

How Computer Monitors Work

 How Computer Monitors Work

Chances are you're reading this on a computer monitor. Do you know what's going on behind the scenes? Find out all about it, including dot pitch, refresh rates and the signals flowing along the graphics cable. See more »

What is dot pitch?

 What is dot pitch?

I'm looking for a new computer monitor. What does the salesperson mean when he says I need a monitor with a .28 dot pitch or better? See more »