Tele-Kiss … Hmmm

By on January 11th, 2017 in Societal Impact

London haptic researchers have developed a device to add to a cell phone that will allow remote persons kiss. As described in an IEEE Spectrum article. And since “a picture is worth a thousand words”:

No doubt a wider range of haptic appliances will follow. A major U.S. phone company used to have the slogan “reach out and touch someone.” Perhaps our mobile devices are headed that way.