HaptX promises to make your virtual hands feel like real ones

The holy grail of #VR is immersion: to truly feel like you're in a virtual world. While most modern #VR headsets do a pretty good job of this, the experience isn'… [Read More]

Summary… * Machine-Made


The sensitivity of the displacement can be up to 2 millimeters, which Rubin said is much higher of than that of other #VR gloves.
The issue is that in order for the HaptX material to work, my fingers need to touch the glove's fingertips.
The glove felt bulky, heavy and a little uncomfortable.
For one, the gloves need to be attached to the aforementioned box.
As impressive as the HaptX gloves felt, Rubin doesn't intend for them to be used for video games, at least not yet.

Opinion… * Man-Made


The holy grail of #VR is immersion: to truly feel like you’re in a virtual world. A new startup will be introducing a pair of gloves that promises to make your virtual hands feel just like real ones. #Trend

Source: Engadget