BRIEF-Immersion Corp Appoints Carl Schlachte As Interim CEO

Nov 30 (Reuters) – Immersion Corp:

IMMERSION CORP – APPOINTMENT OF CARL SCHLACHTE, CHAIRMAN OF BOARD, AS INTERIM CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

* IMMERSION CORP – VIC VIEGAS HAS AGREED TO RESIGN AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND AS A DIRECTOR

* IMMERSION CORP – SCHLACHTE WILL CONTINUE TO SERVE AS CHAIRMAN OF BOARD DURING HIS TENURE AS INTERIM CEO

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The XR Indie Pitch

VR Indie Pitch: A Judge’s View

VR Indie Pitch: A Judge’s View

Games industry veteran and regular Indie Pitch panelist, Immersion’s Robert W. Heubel, explains how the judges approach the competition, how important it is to them, and what every contestant gains from the experience; winner or otherwise. Judging indie VR games is different from judging non-VR titles.


Immersion, Tencent to Incorporate Haptics into Tencent Super NBA Game

Immersion, Tencent to Incorporate Haptics into Tencent Super NBA Game – Mobile Marketing Watch

Immersion – a leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology – announced ahead of the weekend that it has signed a license agreement with Tencent. The agreement allows Tencent to include software components of Immersion’s Haptic Gaming SDK to enhance its new game, Tencent Super NBA, with creative tactile effects from Immersion.


Major Brands Get Hip To Haptics

OOH: Fastest Growing Media Platform in Brazil This Year; Adsmovil Joins IAB to Promote Ads.txt in LATAM

OOH: Fastest Growing Media Platform in Brazil This Year; Adsmovil Joins IAB to Promote Ads.txt in LATAM

In this week’s LATAM round up: OOH represented 2.8% of ad spend in Brazil in the first six months of the year and is the fastest growing media platform in the country, according to Kantar Ibope Media; Adsmovil joins IAB to support ads.txt initiative for local publishers, in order to achieve better transparency in the market; and the successful partnership between Teads and Immersion, which used haptic tech for the media broadcaster Sky in a mobile video campaign.


Unity Developers Can Now Use Immersion’s TouchSense Force Haptic Lab

Unity Developers Can Now Use Immersion’s TouchSense Force Haptic Lab – Nintendo Insider

After news that the company had signed a multi-year agreement with Nintendo to adapt its TouchSense technology for Nintendo Switch , Immersion has extended its TouchSense Force solution to developers using the Unity engine. With the TouchSense Force Haptic Lab, developers now have the chance to easily design and integrate high-quality touch effects into their games to leverage every capability that the Nintendo Switch presents.