Japanese firm showcases 'touchable' 3-D technology

Sep 2, 2014

Japanese firm showcases 'touchable' 3-D technology

Unveiling technology that generates touchable 3-D imagery, developers said Monday objects that only exist in the virtual world could be manipulated as if they were real. Officials of Miraisens, a high-tech firm based outside Tokyo, said the technology, which can be used to improve ...

Robotics firm showcases thought-controlled suits

Jun 18, 2014

Robotics firm showcases thought-controlled suits

A Japanese robot-maker on Wednesday showed off suits that the wearer can control with their thoughts alone. Cyberdyne founder Yoshiyuki Sankai said he was allying with the city of Kawasaki to explore ways to expand real-life applications for his robo-suits, which are often used ...