VR Metaverse comes closer to reality as Meta previews haptic gloves

VR Metaverse comes closer to reality as Meta previews haptic gloves


Meta — the company formerly known as Facebook — is diving straight into virtual reality with a preview of its latest research and development on haptic gloves which give sensory feedback while in digital realms.

Facebook rebranded to Meta in late October to shift its focus from social media to Metaverse and VR tech development.

In a Nov. 16 blog post, Meta shared the latest breakthroughs in haptic glove research from its VR tech firm Reality Labs, noting that the product has been seven years in the making.

Trending: BREAKING: HERO Student Tate Myre Was Killed Trying To Disarm Shooter

The firm shared a video that shows two people testing the haptic gloves in a demo Metaverse, as they clench their fists, pick up blocks, throw objects, shake hands, knock over dominoes, and play Jenga together.

Haptic

Continue reading

You Might Like

 

Join the conversation!

Please share your thoughts about this article below. We value your opinions, and would love to see you add to the discussion!

Thanks for sharing!
Send this to a friend