ThermoReal lets you feel heat, cold, and pain in virtual reality

Virtual reality takes your eyes and ears into another world. But it isn’t quite truly immersive, yet. So, Tegway wants to take you one step closer into the immersion by making you feel new sensations like heat, cold, and pain. [Read More]

Summary… * Machine-Made


So, Tegway wants to take you one step closer into the immersion by making you feel new sensations like heat, cold, and pain.
The company demonstrated its ThermoReal technology at the HTC Vive X accelerator event last week in San Francisco.
ThermoReal developed a thermoelectric device that can generate heat and cold upon demand and translate that feeling into your hands as you hold touch controls in #VR.
And to make me feel pain, the ThermoReal device generated both heat and cold at the same time.
It may be a while before this can be built into a #VR device.

Opinion… * Man-Made


The physical and digital boundaries are fading even more; as #VR will include feeling heat, cold, and pain. #Trend

Source: Venturebeat