Only a couple of weeks ago CaptoGlove launched its Kickstarter crowd-funding campaign for its virtual reality (VR) compatible data-glove. Looking to secure $50,000 USD, that’s now been achieved and with 19 days to go the campaign is looking towards its only stretch goal, putting a thumb pressure sensor in.
Adding a pressure sensor to the thumb will expanded the functionality of the glove. Alongside future customisation options, with the sensors touch sensitivity it will be able to perceive various levels of pressure, from <100g to >10kg.
Read full article by Peter Graham at: VR Focus