Posted by: A. C. Cockerill | November 26, 2013

Factoid #50: Haptics

Factoid #50: Haptics

Haptics involves adding the sense of touch to technology. There are four generations, and developers are already working on the fourth. Soon, you’ll see haptics used widely with holograms and virtual reality–should make for some intriguing adventures at home.


  1. This is so cool. Reminds me of some of the sci-fi movies I’ve watched and it’s going to be real!

    • Thank you very much, Patti. In addition to touch, we’ll have taste and smell technologies soon, too. Cheers, Ashley

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