Boreas Haptic Blog

The Impact of Haptic Effects on Mobile Applications

Technology continues to adopt features that imbue devices with a sense of presence to provide users with a more immersive experience. One modern method to create physical sensations in digital devices is through haptics.

The Benefits of Microelectronic Circuit Design in Haptic User Interfaces

In just a few short years, touchscreens have come to dominate nearly all of our digital experiences. From smartphones to smart appliances, it's hard to imagine a world without touchscreens — but not all touchscreens are created equal.

Why Is Haptic Feedback Important?

Virtual environments can generate lifelike situations that closely mimic real-world environments, enabling people to not only participate in gaming but also acquire new skills and expose themselves to diverse ideas.

Where Is Haptic Technology Going?

Have you ever thought about how quickly you respond to your phone when you feel that vibration alert you to a text? The reason is that haptic technology is one of the most powerful means of communicating information to humans today — and it's only getting started.

Haptic Feedback Explained: Uses and Applications

What is haptic feedback? Broadly speaking, haptic feedback is the use of vibrations and other force mechanisms to mimic various physical sensations. Haptic feedback systems can be classed as either tactile feedback, like differential surface texture and vibrations, or kinesthetic haptics, which...