A team at the University of Bristol has used ultrasound to create three-dimensional shapes in mid-air that can be touched and seen.
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.
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?
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.
This week on Crave we steal some rays from the sun with the Light Bandit, levitate our music with the Mars Bluetooth speaker and play catch with an ultrasound haptic ball, and watch some crappy robots duke it out in the ring. All that and more!
A new peripheral created by Disney Research creates tactile feedback for more immersive augmented reality with just the air.
New ultrasound tech uses "Acoustic Radiation Force" to create shapes you can see, feel, and interact with right in front of your face.
We really wanted this headline to only be about the amazing "Suicide Squad" cast DC assembled...but then, out of the depths of Japanese television, an incredible vision appeared. If you've never seen shrimp fired out of a gun at high speeds and fried mid-air, today's show is worth a watch.
The good news is, long after we leave this Earth, when our bones turn to dust and future generations ruminate on who we were and what we stood for, their histories will agree we lived in a golden age of geek cinema. The bad news is, you pretty much don't have any free weekends until 2020. Sorry about that.