TV Allows The Blind To Feel Objects On Screen [Video]

TV Allows The Blind To Feel Objects On Screen [Video]

Japanese broadcasting station NHK is developing a tactile system to make objects on screen more real for the visually impaired.

Leah Gonzalez
  • 20 june 2013

Japanese broadcasting company NHK is planning to implement a TV service that allows its viewers to touch virtual objects on the screen.  In line with this, the company is developing a tactile system that applies stimuli to five points on one finger.

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