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haptics

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Samsung shows off Gear Fit with haptic feedback

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.

Feb. 24, 2014

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Valve Steam Controller has two trackpads, haptic feedback

Valve has lifted the lid on a new type of controller, with a touchscreen, trackpads, and buzzing feedback.

By Sep. 28, 2013

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Disney Research creates haptic feedback out of thin air

A new peripheral created by Disney Research creates tactile feedback for more immersive augmented reality with just the air.

By Jul. 22, 2013

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Samsung gets touchy-feely with Immersion haptics tech

The Korean electronics giant has signed a multiyear licensing agreement to use Immersion's touch-feedback technology in its mobile devices.

By Mar. 7, 2013

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Google reaches settlement in haptic-feedback patent suit

The deal with Immersion settles a nearly year-old lawsuit originally filed against Motorola.

By Nov. 27, 2012

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Apple tinkers with iPen stylus and haptic feedback

A newly published patent application suggests Apple has worked on a stylus that would provide haptic feedback for an improved user interface.

By May. 24, 2012

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Apple still exploring haptic touch for iPhones, iPads

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.

By May. 3, 2012

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Apple exploring haptic touch technology for future iPhones, iPads

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.

By Mar. 22, 2012

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Haptic app helps visually impaired learn math

A Vanderbilt grad student wants the visually impaired to be able to use one of their strongest senses--touch--to better visualize algebra, geometry, and more.

By Mar. 7, 2012

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Haptic tech taps touch screen you can feel

Researchers have come up with a way to create a textured feel on touch screens. Could this spell trouble for BlackBerry?

By Nov. 16, 2011