Will Apple unveil a touchscreen laptop running iOS in '15 months to 2 years'?
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A surprising number of Mac users would really, really like to have touchscreens. But that can't happen with MacOS, unless Apple undertakes the same long, slow, painful journey that Microsoft has been on.
Microsoft has worked on making third-party software work well with touch instead of a mouse ever since Windows 7 first added touch support, and Microsoft cheated by using Microsoft Research and machine learning to make Office touch more accurate without making the icons any bigger.