Kiss People Over the Internet and File It Under “Ew”
May 4th, 2011 | Friends | Categories: Development, HCI (Human Computer Interaction), Inspiration, Interactive, Online, Prototyping, Social, Technology | Tags: Interactive, internet, kiss, tactile |
A Japanese university lab has created a machine and software to transmit a “kiss” over the internet to a person with identical twisting-straw-like hardware at the other end.
It’s an interesting but completely inaccurate and creepy interpretation of transmitting a tactile sensation over the web.
Which of the other 5 senses will be transmitted next? When do we get smell-o-vision on the web? :)
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