TouchDesk, a patented project, is a virtualized application which comprised of a method to utilize the computing power of 1 PC to create up to 20 virtual touch screen PCs on normal wooden tabletops to be used by students in a class room environment. In 2010, TouchDesk started as project for Microsoft Imagine Cup. The project won the second place in Gulf in IC and first in IEEE Software Project Competition. Afterwards, the project was taken to Stars of Science Season 4 (2012), a TV show featuring young Arab innovators who compete to transform ideas into marketable products, and won the second place in Middle East.
TouchDesk in news:
- UOWD wins at the IEEE Software Project Competition
- UOWD student wins entry to Microsoft Imagine Cup Finals in New York in July
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