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    Microsoft Research demos the Haptic PIVOT VR handle controller

    These peripherals can "render virtual objects into the user’s hand on demand".
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    Re: Microsoft Research demos the Haptic PIVOT VR handle controller

    Sounds interesting, but I am already foreseeing far too many limitations to make this in any way more immersive than the existing buzzing hand controllers.
    A step forward perhaps, but only a little one... and then barely more than a shuffle.
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    Re: Microsoft Research demos the Haptic PIVOT VR handle controller

    The future would be with the gloves that could "stiffen" at desirable positions. You could "hold" any shape of object without delay.

    Next step would be only the direct input into nervous system.

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    Re: Microsoft Research demos the Haptic PIVOT VR handle controller

    gloves are better and more natural

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    Re: Microsoft Research demos the Haptic PIVOT VR handle controller

    Too many things that could break!

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