haptic haptic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or proceeding from the sense of touch

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But Lowenfeld found that this haptic quality was not confined to blind people, and that not all blind people had it.
  2. He worked like an omnipotent child, in a sort of haptic delirium of free association.
  3. It connotes sincerity, urgency and a haptic involvement with the world.

News

  1. Immersion Licenses Haptic Technology to Sharp Corporation

    Immersion Corporation , the leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, today announced that the recently released docomo AQUOS PHONE ZETA SH-06E manufactured by Sharp includes Immersion’s haptics technology.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. AblePlanet's haptic headset adopts Linx Fusion moniker, we go hands-on

    In case you hadn't noticed , "next-gen" is sort of the theme of E3 2013, and the term applies to far more than just video game consoles. Take headphones, for instance -- Able Planet tells us that it's developed what it believes to be the next generation in personal audio: a haptic headset outfitted with ViViTouch technology. Put simply, these things subtly vibrate with an audio source, but in a ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Engadget

  3. Microsoft's Robot Touch Screen Lets You Palpate a Brain

    The TouchMover display uses a robotic mechanism to create haptic feedback
    on June 11, 2013     Source: IEEE Spectrum

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