Haptics

Haptics

Haptics Company Exiii is Loaning Its ‘EXOS Wrist’ Haptic Device to Developers for Free

Exiii, a Japan-based startup working in VR haptics, is starting a free rental program across the US and Japan that will let developers go...

Woojer’s Haptic Vest Garners Over $270,000 at Close of Kickstarter Campaign

Woojer, the company behind the haptic belt Strap, launched a Kickstarter campaign late last month for a new haptic vest, dubbed Ryg. Initially targeting a...

Hands-on: 3DHaptics Achieves Compelling Directional Haptics with Simple Hardware

MIRAISENS is Japan-based haptics company which is developing what they call 3DHaptics technology. I got a chance to try their latest demo this week...

HaptX Launches Enterprise-focused Haptic Gloves Dev Kit

HaptX (formerly AxonVR) today unveiled the HaptX Gloves Development Kit, an "industrial-grade" VR haptic glove that uses micro-pneumatics for detailed haptics and delivers force-feedback...
video

Researchers Electrically Stimulate Muscles in Haptic Designed for Hands-free AR Input

Researchers at The Human Computer Interaction Lab at Hasso-Plattner-Institut in Potsdam, Germany, published a video recently showing a novel solution to the problem of...

Exiii Raises $750K for Haptic VR Gloves with Force Feedback

Japan-based startuped Exiii, which is developing a pair of haptic gloves with force feedback, has raised $750K for continued R&D, expansion of sales channels,...

High Fidelity & NeoSensory Partner to Launch ‘exoskin’ Haptic Jacket, Coming July 2018

High Fidelity, the open source VR platform founded by Second Life creator Philp Rosedale, and NeoSensory, a Palo Alto-based haptics company, announced they've partnered to...

Exiii is Developing Two Haptic Gloves with Different Approaches to Force Feedback

Japan-based startuped Exiii is developing a pair of haptic gloves with force feedback, aimed at making VR more immersive. The company's 'EXOS Wrist' device can...

Microsoft Shows New Research in Haptics With ‘CLAW’ VR Controller Prototype

As VR display resolutions become more packed with pixels and new controller types such as Valve's Knuckles dangle tantalizingly in front of us, one...
video

Prototype VR Controller Dynamically Distributes Weight to Fit Virtual Objects

There's no doubt about it; weilding a real controller that matches the weight and feel of a virtual object is far more immersive than...

Grabbing Virtual Objects with the HaptX Glove (Formerly AxonVR)

The HaptX Glove that was shown at Sundance was one of the most convincing haptics experiences that I've had in VR. While it was...
video

Hands-on: Tactical Haptics’ New Controllers Let You Switch Your Grip on the Fly

This week at CES 2018, Tactical Haptics debuted a new prototype of their haptic VR controller which allows the devices to attach and detach on...

Tactical Haptics’ New Prototype VR Controller Shapeshifts to Fit Your Game

Tactical Haptics’ newly developed haptic controller prototype uses mechanical sockets that allow them to be mated in different configurations on-the-fly, in order to match...

Hardlight VR Haptic Vest Gets Significant Price Cut, Torso & Arm Tracking Demonstrated

Road to VR recently visited Hardlight VR’s downtown Seattle office to take a look at the new Mark III version of their haptic vest....

Go Touch VR Raises $1 Million for Haptic VR Tech, Shows off DK1 Design

Go Touch VR, which is developing a simple haptic device that's surprisingly effective, has raised €837,000 (approx. $1 million) in venture capital for ongoing...
39,304FansLike
6,295FollowersFollow
66,541FollowersFollow
23,799SubscribersSubscribe

Latest Headlines

Features & Reviews