Feel it in the air! This is the future of touch – What will the future of touch look like? With haptic technology, which could be described as the science of touch, users have a physical experience, making the technology more interactive. This will revolutionize the gaming experience but also be useful in medicine and every-day life. How about plants that can interpret how you touch them?
Play outside the box – By using several devices at once, AIREAL can create the sensation of tactile feedback from several angles when playing video games or watching films.
This simulation doesn't fall flat – TeslaTouch is another haptic technology developed by Disney Research and simulates 3D geometric features on touch screens. It aims to let touch screen users feel different sensations on glass.
Put the kettle on – For example, TeslaTouch could let you run your fingers across a screen and feel the texture of a picture of a teapot.