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

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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... >>

Sony and Immersion settle lawsuit

Sony and Immersion settle lawsuit

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Sony and Immersion have put aside their differences and announced that rather than fight it out in the courts will join forces instead. The two companies have agreed to conclude their patent litigation at the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit... >>

LG goes tactile with VibeTonz deal

LG goes tactile with VibeTonz deal

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The next mobile phones from LG are likely to rumble following a deal with Immersion and LG Electronics. The company behind the technology that makes the PlayStation2 controllers rumble, has just announced a new partnership with the fourth largest mobile... >>

Immersion wants to make your mobile touch sensitive

Immersion wants to make your mobile touch sensitive

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Immersion, which calls itself the "vibro-tactile technology expert", has developed technology that gives you the sensation of pressing a button when you push a virtual button on a touch-screen. VibeTonz is an inexpensive and robust way of giving tactile... >>

VibeTonz set to vibrate your mobile phone

VibeTonz set to vibrate your mobile phone

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Forget ring tones, forget voice tones, the next big thing according to Samsung and Orange is going to be VibeTonz. Samsung is set to launch a new phone that vibrates to music and games to immerse you into the action. Jointly developed with Immersion,... >>