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New touchy-feely tech will let you feel others through your phone

New touchy-feely tech will let you feel others through your phone

By 21 February 2013

Immersion, the company that makes the Samsung Galaxy S III buzz when you press the keyboard, has announced two new ideas it hopes manufacturers like Samsung will adopt over the coming year. Detailed to Pocket-lint ahead of smartphone trade show Mobile... >>

Immersion's HD Haptics show how your mobile phone will start touching you back

Immersion's HD Haptics show how your mobile phone will start touching you back

By 1 March 2012

A company by the name of Immersion has come up with a way of redefining your mobile phone and tablet touch experience. In what it's describing as HD Haptics, the company is able to give you a far more intense, controlled and precise vibration feedback... >>

Immersion wants our phones to be even more touchy feely

Immersion wants our phones to be even more touchy feely

By 25 February 2010

Immersion, the company that specializes in technologies that make your mobile phone buzz has revealed a new "HD" sensor that promises to give you more feedback than ever before. Called haptics, the company that already has their technology in over 100... >>

VIDEO: Synaptics Fuse phone interface gets demoed

VIDEO: Synaptics Fuse phone interface gets demoed

By 25 January 2010

There's been a lot of interest in Synaptics' futuristic "Fuse" interface for touch-based control of smartphones, although figuring out how it works in practice from just text and images isn't that easy. That's why we've managed to dig out a video for... >>

Synaptics Fuse phone wants you to squeeze your way around the interface

Synaptics Fuse phone wants you to squeeze your way around the interface

By 8 January 2010

Synaptics first talked to us about the "Fuse" touchphone concept in December last year, and a month on has now got a working proof of concept to show off at CES in Las Vegas. We were in the right room at the right time to have a play. The new concept... >>

Advanced Synaptics "Fuse" touchphone concept revealed

Advanced Synaptics "Fuse" touchphone concept revealed

By 14 December 2009

Known for pushing innovations in human interface solutions, Synaptic's announcement of the Fuse concept mobile phone, developed with global partners Texas Instruments, Immersion, TheAlloy, and The Astonishing Tribe (TAT), hints that the future of touch-based... >>

Immersion settles with Microsoft

Immersion settles with Microsoft

By 28 August 2008

Microsoft is $20 million better off on Wednesday after settling a court case with Immersion Corporation, the company responsible for make stuff vibrate when you touch it. In a press statement issued on Wednesday, Immersion and Microsoft have said that... >>

iPhone to get haptic touch

iPhone to get haptic touch

By 28 April 2008

It seems Apple is currently in talks with Immersion to licence haptic technology for its next-gen iPhone, if recent internet reports are to be believed. Palluxo.com reports: "A source (Apple Inc employee), who chose to remain anonymous, told us that senior... >>

Immersion's tactile touchscreen gets Korean GPS debut

Immersion's tactile touchscreen gets Korean GPS debut

By 23 October 2007

Immersion Corporation, a developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, has announced that a new licensee, CTT-Net of Korea, is launching the world's first personal navigation devices that use Immersion's TouchSense technology to provide tactile... >>

Sony confirms Dualshock 3 controller for PS3

Sony confirms Dualshock 3 controller for PS3

By 20 September 2007

At the Tokyo Game Show Sony president Kaz Hirai has finally officially confirmed the existence of the Dualshock 3 controller for the PS3. Although he did not mention pricing or exact availability for any territories, the Dualshock 3 will bring the much-longed... >>