On today's Tomorrow Daily, Ashley Esqueda and Tom Merritt discuss LG's new flexible OLED TV, the MIT Media Labs FingerReader, and a shirt that can convey emotions and touch via the internet. Would you wear a shirt that lets the internet reach out and (literally) touch you?
Tom Merritt returns as guest co-host today, and he and Ashley discuss LG's newest roll-up OLED TV, MIT's FingerReader, a shirt that aims to convey emotion, direction, and touch via haptic feedback, and more.
Samsung launches a new fitness band at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. The new device offers users a heart rate tracker and pedometer functionality, and connects to the company's S Health app to manage overall fitness.
Valve has lifted the lid on a new type of controller, with a touchscreen, trackpads, and buzzing feedback.
A new peripheral created by Disney Research creates tactile feedback for more immersive augmented reality with just the air.
The Korean electronics giant has signed a multiyear licensing agreement to use Immersion's touch-feedback technology in its mobile devices.
The deal with Immersion settles a nearly year-old lawsuit originally filed against Motorola.
A newly published patent application suggests Apple has worked on a stylus that would provide haptic feedback for an improved user interface.
The brain power in Cupertino, Calif., seems to have no end as another patent application has surfaced that shows Apple's interest in haptic technology for its touch-screen iOS devices.
A recent Apple patent application shows technology exploring haptic feedback for touch-screen devices, like the iPhone and iPad, which would allow users to "feel" buttons on the display.