Nokia is looking into haptic tattoos to help you feel who’s calling

Unwired View - Patents. There are strange ones, very vague ones, obvious ones… and then there are those which can be labeled as borderline creepy. This is one of those cases.

Not satisfied with just getting its own flavor of slide-to-unlock patented, Nokia wants to take haptic feedback to a level you haven’t previously encountered. Haptic tech is employed, for example, when your phone vibrates as you type on its touchscreen. Haptics deal with appealing to your sense of touch by applying forces or vibrations to your skin.

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hazelamy2403d ago

anybody ever read Mir, by Alexander Besher.
for some reason that came to mind.