haptic feedback

Gaming

Haptic Feedback Prototype Lets You Grasp Objects in VR

Glove-like device uses small motor and sliders for three fingers to mimic grasping objects.
Leif Johnson
10.23.16
Gaming

These VR Gloves Will Let You Feel the Pain of Fire and Ice

Powerclaw will be able to (safely) electrocute people in VR.
Ian Birnbaum
8.20.16
Gaming

This Mixed-Reality Gaming Gun Is Hardcore

VRsenal and Invrse Studios recently teamed up to bring the VR-15 rifle controller to the sniper game ‘The Nest’. Take a look.
DJ Pangburn
8.11.16
Gaming

Watch How a $25,000 Robot Makes Virtual Reality Way Better

YouTube video surfaces showing a Baxter robot providing haptic feedback for virtual reality.
Leif Johnson
7.24.16
Gaming

I Tried Virtual Reality Meditation Inside a Marijuana Grow Tent

Virtual reality designers Flattsitter and poet Noah Falck take Moogfest attendees into higher states of consciousness.
DJ Pangburn
5.23.16
Music

Play a Virtual Reality Synthesizer With Your Real Hands

Amsterdam-based coder and motion designer Sander Sneek upgrades his ‘Soundscape’ synthesizer for Leap Motion Orion integration.
DJ Pangburn
4.27.16
Art

Code Like a God in Virtual Reality Video Game ‘Loop’

Learn to code while playing Stefan Wagner's ‘Loop,’ and build your own game in the process.
DJ Pangburn
1.26.16
jacked in

Those Virtual Feelings

VR is venturing into the realm of brain waves, heart rates, and other biometric signals, and it will blow your mind.
Amy Robinson
6.9.15
Design

Nightmare Bracelets Created with a New 3D Printing Design Method

Tactum uses your skin as the primary input method.
Carl Franzen at Motherboard
4.10.15
Design

Wear Your Likes on Your Sleeve with These Social Textiles

Wallflowers take note: using thermochromatic dyes and haptic feedback, this fabric will alert you if someone in the room shares your same interests.
Becky Chung
2.9.15
Gaming

This VR Game Lets You Have That Dream Where You're Flying Whenever You Want

The virtual reality game Lucid Trips attempts to fuse VR, lucid dreaming, and psychedelic geocaching into a singular experience.
DJ Pangburn
12.2.14
tech

I Stuck My Hands into a Virtual Reality Interface and Felt The Future

We don't usually go gaga for gadgets, but Leap Motion's new haptic feedback controller rules.
DJ Pangburn
11.21.14