Immersion unveils first haptic design toolkit for tactile effects in mobile video

Immersion, which develops touch feedback technology, today announced a new web environment and the first haptic design toolkit. Called TouchSense Design Cloud, the kit lets designers create tactile effects for mobile video. Immersion rolls out new tactile effects creation tool Source: immersion.com Currently running in beta, the feature makes it easier to design, iterate and share haptified video projects. Haptics basically allow consumers to feel buttons on a mobile screen, experience G-forces applied to a car game or feel the percussion of an explosion in a video. The new solution also includes haptic monitoring tools for times when a designer wants to create a custom tactile effect and feed it through an Android device. Designs can be shared across the Design Cloud. Once created, haptic files are playable within … Continue reading Immersion unveils first haptic design toolkit for tactile effects in mobile video