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I could build something to run this for $500, including OS, and hack an IKEA table to fit a massive touchscreen.

APU - $80
Motherboard - $70
RAM - $40 (2x2 GB)
HDD - $70 (1 TB)
PSU - $40 (300W? 400W?)
OS - $90 (OEM)
Wireless keyboard/trackpad - $30
WiFi Card/ethernet to antenna adapter - $30
Case - Good question. Might be best to buy a cheap one, cut it apart, and mount it in a nice box underneath the table. Could custom build one too. You've got $50 left over for the computer portion, so spend it wisely.

Alternative: get a laptop, install Windows 8 if it isn't there already, mount it under the table, and replace the stock screen with the ubertouchscreen

But a screen that size needs to be at least 1080p to look awful instead of horrendous from five feet away. 1440p would be better, 4k best, and would work fine if you aren't gaming (and why would you on that?). But as a consumer product, most people will look at that and judge it based on the gimmick (you know, that big table with the touchscreen?) rather than the hardware.
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RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
Kingston Blu Red - 2x4GB ADATA XPG - 2x4GB Crucial M500 960GB Samsung 840 250GB 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
WD Scorpio Blue 1TB Cooler Master 212+ PNY Quadro 600 blower Corsair H55 + Kraken G10 
OSMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Windows 10 Pro ASUS VE247H - 1080p Gateway FPD1960 - 1280x1024 Rosewill RK9000I - Cherry MX Blue 
PowerCaseMouseOther
Rosewill HIVE 650W Fractal Design Arc Mini R2 Razer DeathAdder 2013 CyberPower 1500PFCLCD 
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AMD A10-7870K ASRock FM2A88X-ITX+ G.Skill Ripjaws X - 2x4GB @ 2400MT/s Samsung 840 120GB 
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Evercool EC-HPS-810CP Windows 7 Pro 64-bit PicoPSU-120-WI-25 Mini-Box M350 
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