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  • adv. by touch


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  • Much as I enjoy the existing Wii games, they're really just well-known game mechanics -- sports titles, swordplay games, first-person shooters -- that have been haptically reskinned to use the sensing input.

    What Will Wii Controller Unlock?

  • The consumers test the quality of the flour optically, haptically (i.e. by touching) and in terms of taste.

    1. Objectives of the Introduction of Animal-Powered Mills

  • The patent describes a design in which a series of electrodes are seamlessly embedded into the iPhone's shell in such a way that they are not "visibly or haptically distinguishable on the device."

    Cult of Mac

  • A medical student from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center is shown testing the new haptically-enhanced virtual surgery simulator

    Gizmag Emerging Technology Magazine

  • Touchscreens make devices simple and sexy, but in doing so, they also become visually similar, haptically monotonic, and uninviting to natural discovery.

    Fast Company

  • The pads and housing can be finished to ensure that the pads are not visibly or haptically distinguishable on the device, thus improving the aesthetic qualities of the device.



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