Forgot your password?

+ - Japanese scientists create touchable holograms

Submitted by bs0d3
bs0d3 (2439278) writes "Until now, hologram technology has been "for the eyes only" but a Japanese research team has advanced one to incorporate a sense of touch. Ultrasonic waves are used in order to create pressure on the user hand when it touches a hologram. At this point only simple objects have been tried in testing, but the researchers are already planning for virtual switches at hospitals and in other areas where contamination is a worry."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Japanese scientists create touchable holograms

Comments Filter:

If you had better tools, you could more effectively demonstrate your total incompetence.