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Are Haptic Gloves Making a Comeback?

XR Today - Virtual Reality

This week, Fluid Reality debuted a haptic glove solution, which introduces a range of competitive features to the fledging XR accessories marketplace that sees haptic glove solutions present benefits in healthcare, automation, and training use cases – despite the haptic market appearing somewhat dormant in 2023.

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BHaptics Announces $299 VR Haptic Gloves

VRScout

Since its foundation in 2015, haptic technology company bHaptics has released several VR-ready haptic suits compatible with over 100 games and apps, from VR rhythm games like Beat Saber to action-adventure games like Half-Life: Alyx , with the list growing every day. Image Credit: bHaptics. “We Feature Image Credit: bHaptics.

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How Important are Haptics in Immersive Tech?

AR Insider

Haptics have come a long way since the N64 Rumble Pak. Now they're an increasingly critical component of achieving immersion in VR. What's the current state and trajectory? This post appeared first on AR Insider.

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Could Origami Be The Future Of VR Haptics?

VRScout

It was this work that helped Jiang and the team to create haptic feedback with objects that they would pick up in virtual environments. Feature Image Credit: Danyang Zhu, Westlake University The post Could Origami Be The Future Of VR Haptics? appeared first on VRScout.

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This VR Treadmill Comes With Its Own Headset & Haptic Vest

VRScout

” StepVR, a VR technology service company based out of China, is launching a commercial omnidirectional motion system complete with its own VR headset and haptic vest. The post This VR Treadmill Comes With Its Own Headset & Haptic Vest appeared first on VRScout. Introducing the “world’s first metaverse gate.”

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“Affordable Haptic Glove” Crushes Indiegogo Campaign, Shipping This Autumn

ARPost

Haptic gloves allow users to interact much more intuitively and convincingly with virtual objects and virtual worlds. Unfortunately, haptic gloves are still pretty cutting-edge technology. Meet the Pulse Haptic Glove From Bifrost “We designed Pulse with enthusiasts in mind every step of the way,” reads the product’s crowdfunding page.

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Developing Better Haptics With Interhaptics

ARPost

When you think about “haptics,” particularly in the sense of extended reality , you probably think about hardware and wearables that let you interact with and feel your environment. Haptics require hardware but they also require software. If you want to provide haptics in your application, you have to code for haptics. “If

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