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Microsoft's huge touch screens - Made in America

Friday, June 12, 2015 - 05:50
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The Surface Hub is an illustration of an exotic tech product that its makers believe can be manufactured cost-effectively in the United States.

Redmond, Washington

THERE is nothing ordinary about Surface Hub, a gargantuan touch-screen computer that Microsoft is about to start selling to companies as a high-tech replacement for conference room whiteboards.

The largest Surface Hub, measuring 84 inches (213 centimetres)