Making New Things Possible Through Haptics Discovery

The Immersion Research and Development Group is at the heart of haptic innovation. Their discoveries drive breakthrough product experiences and make new things possible in all areas of haptics development – from gaming, advertising, mobile and beyond. We sat down with Immersion’s Director of Research Manuel Cruz to talk about the team behind the technology… Read more »

Study Unveils That TouchSense® Ads Lead to 50% Lift in Brand Favorability

TouchSense Ads make you happy & excited. Touch in mobile advertisements is proving to be a powerful way to engage and connect with consumers. In a study released by IPG Media Labs, MAGNA and Immersion Corporation, TouchSense Ads, ads you can feel, increase users’ sense of connection with brands and elicit strong emotional responses. Compared to… Read more »

Using touch, or haptics, in mobile content offers viewers the immersive experience that brands crave to deliver to consumers.

And campaign metrics show that after experiencing video ads enhanced by Immersion’s TouchSense® haptic technology, consumers are excited and want more. Immersion works with advertisers and ad networks to deliver impactful, tactile experiences that their customers can feel.  And their results are impressive. Ads with haptics Carry strong message pull through Improve recall by emphasizing… Read more »

Immersive Experiences: Magic and Illusions

Something that is immersive stimulates multiple senses—not just sight and sound – in order to facilitate an illusion of or beyond reality. Truly immersive experiences are meant to fully capture and engage individuals in the creator’s intended world. In recent years, “immersive experience” has largely been used to market fanciful technologies like 3D renderings or… Read more »

The Next User Platform – Wearables

Pre-orders are in and the Apple Watch will be arriving in consumers’ hands any day now. Although everyone is still making predictions on if, when and how many consumers will adopt Apple Watch, it is safe to say that the wearables revolution is already here. It makes sense that the watch is the next big… Read more »