Meet Immersions new, all-in-one SDK for mobile haptics

Now it’s easy for Android developers to add haptic effects to mobile games and app content using Immersion’s new TouchSense SDK for Mobile Apps. This new SDK unifies the functionalities of Immersion’s current TouchSense SDK solutions for Mobile Games and Mobile Video, to create a singular SDK that incorporates both  into one, easy-to-use solution. We… 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 »

First–ever tactile animated stickers give Club América fans an experience they can feel.

Feel the action as your favorite soccer player kicks a goal or steals the ball – and share it with your friends. Thumbkandi’s mobile messaging app, enhanced with Immersion’s TouchSense technology, lets you personally engage in Club América soccer matches. This special collection of animated emoji and video stickers gives you action at your fingertips… Read more »

The Fine Art of Tactile Design

How do you describe a feeling? Not the mood you are in, but the physical sensation of what you touch? This is the challenging question asked when designing tactile effects for video. For creatives not used to working in a tactile medium, it can be somewhat intimidating. An audio designer understands the intricacies of a… Read more »

LeTV Tactile Trailers Hit the Mark

Earlier this year, LeTV, one of the top video apps in China, became the first to introduce haptics in movie trailer advertising to Chinese viewers. With the help of Immersion, LeTV launched a new “4D” channel in their Android LeTV app in June, featuring three haptic movie trailers: Expendables 3,” “Spectre” starring Daniel Craig as… 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 »

3 Billion Devices have Touch

In the month of June, Immersion celebrated a big milestone. The company announced that 3 billion digital devices have launched using Immersion’s haptic technology. With the world now paying attention to haptics and the world of touch, expectations are high. Haptic technology is poised to change how we interact with the digital world around us,… Read more »