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Keio University demos Robotic rings for wearable robotic interaction

These robotic rings that imitate eye and mouth movements are being developed by a research group at Keio University. “When you wear this robot on your hand, it forms a medium for communication using the hand. So the robot serves [...]
Keio University demos Robotic rings for wearable robotic interaction

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Ubi-Camera – Take Photos With Your Hands

The Ubi-Camera takes photos composed by framing them with your hands. This prototype miniature camera is being developed by a research group at the Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences. “When you draw a picture or take a[...]
Ubi-Camera – Take Photos With Your Hands

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Toyota Care Support Robots For Nursing And Healthcare

Toyota has developed robots for care support, in response to society’s aging demographics. These robots have been co-developed with Fujita Health University. They utilize advanced technologies from Toyota, including motor control[...]
Toyota Care Support Robots For Nursing And Healthcare

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UEC Tokyo simulate The Sensation Of An Object Passing Through Your Hands

The Kajimoto research group at the University of Electro-Communications is developing a device that simulates the sensation of something passing through your hand. It is proposed to improve the sense of realism in games, and uses a vib[...]
UEC Tokyo simulate The Sensation Of An Object Passing Through Your Hands

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Sony NWZ-W252, body-less walkman also available in Europe and U.S.

Unveiled in Japan back in January, this new W series NWZ-W252 model walkman is available now in the US for $60 but only in black. In Europe this 2GB model along with the 4GB model W253 will be available from late May and in 4 different[...]
Sony NWZ-W252, body-less walkman also available in Europe and U.S.
Sony NWZ-W252, body-less walkman also available in Europe and U.S.Sony NWZ-W252, body-less walkman also available in Europe and U.S.Sony NWZ-W252, body-less walkman also available in Europe and U.S.Sony NWZ-W252, body-less walkman also available in Europe and U.S.Sony NWZ-W252, body-less walkman also available in Europe and U.S.

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NEC Successfully Develops Wideband Wearable Antenna Prototype

Oh, that’s what I call a nifty idea…; Nec has announced that they have successfully developed a wearable wideband antenna that can be used in clothing in order to increase your reception in areas with low reception levels. [...]
NEC Successfully Develops Wideband Wearable Antenna Prototype

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