Smart Haptics 2017

You Are Invited To Smart Haptics 2017! As the first industry driven haptics conference, Smart Haptics 2017 is coming to San Diego, CA on December 6-7 and will bring together multiple end use industries including medical, automotive, mobile, VR/AR and more to explore where the haptics industry is headed. Attendees will experience a mixture of Read more about Smart Haptics 2017[…]

Global Haptic Technology Market Research Report 2017

This report studies Haptic Technology in Global market, especially in North America, Europe, China, Japan, Latin America and India, focuses on top manufacturers in global market, with capacity, production, price, revenue and market share for each manufacturer, covering: Immersion Corporation Texas Instruments, Inc. Precision Microdrives Ltd. Johnson Electric Holdings Ltd. . Ultrahaptics On Semiconductor Corporation Read more about Global Haptic Technology Market Research Report 2017[…]

Disney Research create haptic animated characters

Sit on Disney Research’s Magic Bench and you may have an elephant hand you a glowing orb. Or you might get rained on. Or a tiny donkey might saunter by and kick the bench. It’s a combined augmented and mixed reality experience, but not the type that involves wearing a head-mounted display or using a Read more about Disney Research create haptic animated characters[…]

Composites 2017-2027: Innovations, Opportunities, Market Forecasts

A composite part consists of fibres embedded in a matrix to give superior properties in comparison to their individual elements. This report provides the most comprehensive global view of this market with detailed sections,10-year forecasts, and application trends segmented for each synthetic and natural fibre in a polymer, metal, or ceramic matrix. The industry may Read more about Composites 2017-2027: Innovations, Opportunities, Market Forecasts[…]

VR experience through an innovative haptic ring

One of the defining aspects of contemporary tech scene, Virtual Reality shows a steady rise among the geeks and techies today. The incredible interaction with the artificial 3D world as facilitated by VR technology has inspired excitement and enthusiasm yet the existent VR technology could not assure a complete realistic experience with VR given the Read more about VR experience through an innovative haptic ring[…]

Kyocera registers trademark Haptivity® for its proprietary touch feeling technology and continues further development

The patented technology Haptivity®, which stands for haptic and activity, is a registered trademark of the Japanese technology company Kyocera in the EU since the beginning of 2016. This step paves the way for Kyocera’s trend-setting plans in the further development of virtual reality applications: So far, the first generation of Haptivity® devices was technically Read more about Kyocera registers trademark Haptivity® for its proprietary touch feeling technology and continues further development[…]

The First Creative Tool for Haptics in Mobile Video

Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ:IMMR), the leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, today announced TouchSense®Design Cloud, a web environment and the first haptic design toolkit that enables designers and editors to create tactile effects for mobile video easily and efficiently. Currently in beta, TouchSense Design Cloud gives creatives the tools and resources they need to design, Read more about The First Creative Tool for Haptics in Mobile Video[…]

Prostate cancer diagnosis aid by incorporated complex haptic technology

The technology, which consists of prosthetic buttocks and rectum with in-built robotic technology, has been developed by scientists at Imperial College London. The idea is the device helps train doctors and nurses to perform rectal examinations by accurately recreating the feel of a rectum, as well as providing feedback on their examination technique. The device contains Read more about Prostate cancer diagnosis aid by incorporated complex haptic technology[…]

Eurohaptics 2016 conference

Eurohaptics 2016 conference, to be held at Imperial College London, UK, July 4-7, 2016, will provide researchers from academia and industry with an opportunity to present ideas and establish contacts with other haptics researchers from around the world.  The conference  will cover all aspects of haptics, including neuroscience, psychophysics, perception, engineering, computing, interactions, virtual reality Read more about Eurohaptics 2016 conference[…]

PolyU develops the first computerized haptic system in nursing education for Nasogastric Tube Placement Training in Hong Kong

The School of Nursing of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has recently developed a computerized haptic system for nasogastric tube (NGT) placement training, enabling nursing students to practise NGT insertion in computer-simulated virtual environment. The system, supported by General Research Fund (GRF) under Research Grants Council , is the first computerized haptic system developed Read more about PolyU develops the first computerized haptic system in nursing education for Nasogastric Tube Placement Training in Hong Kong[…]