Tactile

12.01.11
Senseg's tactile display gets demoed on a tablet, products anticipated within 24 months
12.01.11

Senseg's tactile display gets demoed on a tablet, products anticipated within 24 months

We've seen Senseg's tactile display technology demoed on a few different devices in the past, b...

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10.26.11
FingerFlux system uses magnets to add tactile feedback to touchscreens
10.26.11

FingerFlux system uses magnets to add tactile feedback to touchscreens

We've seen a number of efforts that promise to make touchscreens more tactile, but none quite lik...

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08.12.11
HAPMAP navigational system keeps your eyes on the prize, your hands on the route (video)
08.12.11

HAPMAP navigational system keeps your eyes on the prize, your hands on the route (video)

Alternative navigational systems aren't exactly new, but the concept shown here just might have w...

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08.10.11
PocoPoco musical interface box makes solenoids fun, gives Tenori-On pause (video)
08.10.11

PocoPoco musical interface box makes solenoids fun, gives Tenori-On pause (video)

Think SIGGRAPH's all about far-out design concepts? Think again. A crew from the Tokyo Metropolit...

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08.05.11
Vibrating glove prototype lets you hold on to that feeling
08.05.11

Vibrating glove prototype lets you hold on to that feeling

The secret to increasing tactile sensations? Good vibes, man. Georgia Tech scientists have unve...

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07.25.11
Kinect-driven tactile bodysuit makes you tingle in eight different places
07.25.11

Kinect-driven tactile bodysuit makes you tingle in eight different places

We know the US Army has already experimented with vibrating clothing, and soon it could be our...

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05.28.11
Tactile Brush uses sensory illusions to let you feel games, movies
05.28.11

Tactile Brush uses sensory illusions to let you feel games, movies

Poor arachnophobes -- it's bad enough that 3D movies can make it look like swarms of eight-legged...

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05.26.11
KDDI haptic smartphone prototype promises up to seven layers of touch, only shows off two
05.26.11

KDDI haptic smartphone prototype promises up to seven layers of touch, only shows off two

Ah, another possibly vaporous, yet intriguing addition to a long line of haptic patents and proto...

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05.11.11
Touch pad prototype works without movement, makes fingertips feel like they're sliding (video)
05.11.11

Touch pad prototype works without movement, makes fingertips feel like they're sliding (video)

This comes from the same touchy-feely Kajimoto lab in Japan that brought us the tactile kiss tran...

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